On This Day

June 3, 1935 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • French liner SS Normandie sets Atlantic crossing record of four days, three hours and 14 minutes on her maiden voyage
  • One thousand unemployed Canadian workers board freight cars in Vancouver, British Columbia, beginning a protest trek to Ottawa, Ontario

Birthdays in History

  • Raoul Franklin, chancellor (City University London)