On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1958

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 84th Kentucky Derby: Ismael Valenzuela aboard Tim Tam wins in 2:05
  • WINS suspends Alan Freed for causing a riot in Boston, he quits

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Kilner, American actor (Earth:Final Conflict), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Sandi Toksvig, Danish-British comedian and radio presenter, born in Copenhagen, Denmark

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Foster, cricketer (England all-rounder, 11 Tests 1911-12), dies