On This Day: June 03rd
This is 155th day of the year and 211 days remain in the year.
Stephen Douglas, U.S. politician, died.
Maj. Edward White became the first U.S. astronaut to walk in space, during the Gemini 4 mission.
Chinese army troops head to Beijing to crush student-led pro-democracy demonstrations.
June 03 BirthdaysAllen Ginsberg1926–1997, American poet, born in Paterson, N.J., graduated Columbia, 1949.
Josephine Bakerdancer and singer
Jefferson DavisPresident of the Confederacy
Henry Jamesphilosophical theologian