What Happened on May 3, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • WDHO (now WNWO) TV channel 24 in Toledo, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Darren Morgan, Welsh snooker player
  • Firdous Bamji, Indian-American actor
  • M-16 [Ernest Mateen], Cruiserweight boxing champion, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • Paul Stevenson, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • Peter Abbay, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Wylie Watson, dies at 77