On This Day: May 03rd
This is 124th day of the year and 242 days remain in the year.
The Shelley v. Kraemer Supreme Court decision stated that it is unconstitutional for a court to enforce a restrictive covenant which prevents people of a certain race from owning or occupying property.
Margaret Thatcher became the first woman elected prime minister of the UK.
The United States, a member of the UN Human Rights Commission since its inception, lost its seat. It would be restored the following year.
May 03 BirthdaysNiccolo MachiavelliPronunciation: [nEk-kOlô´ mäkyävel´lE]
1469–1527, Italian author and statesman, one of the outstanding figures of the Renaissance, born in Florence.
Jacob Riissocial reformer
Sugar Ray Robinsonboxer
Richard D'Oyly Cartetheatrical impresario
Pete Seegerfolksinger and composer
Golda Meirpolitical leader