On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1941

Historical Events

  • -4] German air raid on Liverpool

Event of interestEvent of Interest

67th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Whirlaway, 1st leg of successful Triple Crown

Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Eddie Arcaro
Racing Hall of Fame Jockey
Eddie Arcaro

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Malloy, 16th president of the University of Notre Dame, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nona Gaprindashvili, Georgian world women's chess champ (1962-78), born in Zugdidi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
1941 Highlights

About May 3, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus