Historical Events on May 3, 1997

Day of the Week: Saturday

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
  • ABC Bud Light Masters Bowling Tournament won by Jason Queen
  • Garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue