On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Earthquake at Havre, Belgium

Music releaseMusic Recording

Elvis Presley records ‘It's Now Or Never’, ‘Fever’ and ‘Are You Lonesome Tonight’ at RCA studios in Nashville, Tennessee

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjen Anthony Lucassen, Dutch singer and songwriter, born in Hilversum, Netherlands
  • Marie Denise Pelletier, Canadian singer (Entre la tête et le cœur), born in Montréal, Québec, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist, dies at 87