On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 6th largest snowfall in NYC history (17.4" (44.2cm))

Famous Birthdays

  • Jay Adams, American skateboarder
  • Keith Gordon, American actor (Dressed to Kill, Legend of Billie Jean), born in NYC, New York
  • Linda Eder, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Anna May Wong, American actress, 1st Chinese American movie star (Gallery of Mme Lui-Tsang), dies at 56
  • Viscount Dunrossil, Gov-Gen of Australia (1959-61), dies at 67