1894- Labor Day first celebrated as a legal public holiday
1914- Pope Benedict XV named as pope.
1935- Sir Malcolm Campbell breaks the speed world record of over 300 MPH with his 2500 Horsepower Bluebird on the Bonneville Salt Flats of Utah
1939- Britain and France declare war on Germany
1967- Sweden changed to driving on the right side of the road instead of the left, to be in common with most of Europe. (Can you imagine the chaos??)
1967- the original version of the television game show “What’s My Line?” broadcast its final episode after more than 17 years on CBS.
1976- The US Spacecraft Viking 2 successfully landed on Mars!
1978- Pope John Paul I as the 264th Pope (September 3rd must be a popular day for new popes...)
1977- I WAS BORN!!!!!!!!
So, as anyone can plainly see, September 3rd is a very important day!!!
I love birthdays! It doesn't even matter to me that I am getting older- I still like them! I have been having a great day too! My family and friends make me feel very loved!