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 This day in History - April 3
417 Historic Events for April 3
1955

Balt Orioles pull their 1st triple play (3-6-2 vs KC Athletics)

Event
1955

Aleksandr Nikolayevich Yablontsev, Russian lt-colonel/cosmonaut

Birth
1955

Mick Mars, guitarst (Motley Crue)

Birth
1956

Miguel Bose, Panama, spanish singer/actor (El Avaro, Queen Margot)

Birth
1956

"Silk Stockings" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 461 performances

Event
1956

Bulgarian vice premier Traitsjo Kostov rehabilitated

Event
1956

German war criminals Hinrichsen/Ruhl/Siebens/Viebahn freed

Event
1956

T Kostov, Bulgarian vice-premier, executed

Death
1957

USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test

Event
1957

Charles Jones, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)

Birth
1957

Samuel Beckett's "Endgame," premieres in London

Event
1958

Fidel Castro's rebels attacked Havana

Event
1958

"Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 332 performances

Event
1958

Alec Baldwin, Amityville NY, actor (Joshua-Knots Landing, Beetlejuice)

Birth
1958

Theodor Kramer, writer, dies

Death
1959

David Hyde Pierce, NY, actor (Niles Crane-Fraiser)

Birth
1960

Earthquake at Havr‚, Belgium

Event
1960

Anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist, dies at 87

Death
1961

Eddie Murphy, Bkln NY, actor (SNL, 48 Hours, Beverly Hills Cop, Raw)

Birth
1961

Melissa Etheridge, rock guitarist/vocalist (Come to My Window)

Birth
1961

Connie Mack Stadium in Phila is sold to J Schleifer Properties

Event
1961

"Happiest Girl in the World" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 97 perfs

Event
1962

Jockey Eddie Arcaro retires after 31 years (24,092 races)

Event
1962

Lt General Marshall S Carter, USA, becomes deputy director of CIA

Event
1962

Benny "Kid" Paret, US welterweight boxer, dies after fight, at 24

Death