On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 140th Kentucky Derby: Victor Espinoza aboad California Chrome wins in 2:03.66
  • 61st National Film Awards (India): "Ship of Theseus" wins the Golden Lotus

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Becker, American economist & Nobel laureate, dies from complications following surgery at 83
  • Jim Oberstar, American politician, dies at 79
  • Robert "Bobby" Gregg, American drummer and record producer (Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone"), dies at 78