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 This day in History - May 3
388 Historic Events for May 3
1966

Wylie Watson, dies at 77

Death
1966

WDHO (now WNWO) TV channel 24 in Toledo, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting

Event
1967

Black students seize finance building at Northwestern U

Event
1968

Leonid Leonidovich Sabaneyev, composer, dies at 86

Death
1968

Holland Pirate Radio Station VRON becomes Radio Veronica Intl

Event
1968

Deborah Caprioglio, Miestre Italy, actress (Big Game Hunter)

Birth
1968

Jay Darlington, London England, keyboardist (Kula Shaker)

Birth
1969

Karen Kraft, San Mateo Calif, rower (Olympics-silver-96)

Birth
1969

"Trumpets of the Lord" closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 7 perfs

Event
1969

Imre Vincze, composer, dies at 42

Death
1969

95th Kentucky Derby: Bill Hartack on Majestic Prince wins in 2:01.8

Event
1970

Alexia Dechaume-Ballert, La Rochelle France, tennis star (1992 Aust)

Birth
1970

Ted Crowley, Concord Mass, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)

Birth
1970

Candelario Huizar, composer, dies at 82

Death
1970

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Shreveport Kiwanis Golf Invitational

Event
1970

24th NBA Championship: NY Knicks beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 3

Event
1971

James Roberson, defensive end (Tennessee Oilers)

Birth
1971

Pulitzer prize awarded to John Toland (Rising Sun)

Event
1971

Nixon administration arrests 13,000 anti-war protesters in 3 days

Event
1971

National Public Radio begins programming

Event
1971

Erich Honecker succeeds Walter Ulbricht as East German party leader

Event
1971

All Things Considered premieres on 112 National Public Radio stations

Event
1972

Les Harvey, rocker, dies

Death
1972

Dan Blocker, actor (Hoss-Bonanza), dies at 43

Death
1972

Vyacheslav Kozlov, Voskresensk Russia, NHL forward (Detroit Red Wings)

Birth