Historical Events on May 3, 1997

About May 3, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 6 months and 15 days

Historical Events

  • 123rd Kentucky Derby: Gary Stevens aboard Silver Charm wins in 2:02.3
  • 42nd Eurovision Song Contest: Katrina and the Waves for United Kingdom wins singing "Love Shine a Light" in Dublin

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue

Chess Grandmaster and Political Activist Garry Kasparov
Chess Grandmaster and Political Activist
Garry Kasparov