What Happened on April 3, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Happiest Girl in the World" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 97 performances
  • Connie Mack Stadium in Philadelphia is sold to J Schleifer Properties

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestEddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy, American actor (SNL, 48 Hours, Beverly Hills Cop, Raw), born in Brooklyn, New York