What Happened on May 3, 1954

Historical Events

  • KTEN TV channel 10 in Ada-Ardmore, Oklahoma(ABC) begins broadcasting

Historic Event

Pulitzer prize awarded to Charles A Lindbergh & John Patrick

  • WHA TV channel 21 in Madison, Wisconsin (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Young, American drummer (Pavement), born in Mamaroneck, New York
  • Patti Boulaye [Komlosy] (née Ebigwei), Nigerian-British pop singer and stage and screen actress (Bisi, Daughter of the River), born in a taxi in Mid-Western Nigeria
  • Peter Duncan, British stage and screen actor, and television presenter (Blue Peter, 1980-86), born in Chelsea, London, England
1954 Highlights

About May 3, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

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