On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 2015

Historical Events

  • US Defense Secretary Ash Carter announces all combat roles in US armed forced will be opened to women

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Bennett, Canadian politician, Premier of British Columbia (1975-86), dies at 83
  • Eevi Huttunen, Finnish speed skater (8 World C'ship gold 1951-59), dies at 93
  • Gladstone "Gladdy" Anderson, Jamaican ska and reggae session keyboard player, and band leader ("The Liquidator"), dies at 81
  • Roy Evans, British trade unionist and General Secretary (British Iron & Steel Trade Confederation), dies at 84
  • Scott Weiland, American musician (Stone Temple Pilots, Velvet Revolver), dies at 48
2015 Highlights

About December 3, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius