Today in History for 3rd May 1978

Historical Events

Events 1 - 5 of 5

- "Sun Day" - solar energy events are held in US
- Anderlecht wins 18th Europe Cup II
- Last cricket test match appearance for Bobby Simpson, at Kingston
- The first unsolicited bulk commercial e-mail (which would later become known as "spam") is sent by a Digital Equipment Corporation marketing representative to every ARPANET address on the west coast of the United States.
- WI all set to lose cricket test v Aust at Kingston till riots end game

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 3 of 3

- Christina Hendricks, American actress
- Lawrence Tynes, American football player
- Paul Banks, American vocalist (Interpol)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Wim van Doorne, Dutch auto manufacturer (DAF), dies at 71

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