On This Day OCTOBER 3
1789 The first american Thanksgiving declared by George Washington.
1849 Edgar Allan Poe is found dead.
1941 The world Premier of the film The Maltese Falcon directed by John Huston Starring Humphrey Bogart
1953 The debut of the cartoon Duck! Rabbit! Duck! staring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck.
1963 A Military Coup in occurs in Honduras
1989 In Toronto Ground breaks on the SkyDome.
1992 American League East Title is won the Toronto Blue Jays
1992 TETSUO II: BODY HAMMER debuts
1995 OJ is acquitted of murdering Nicole Brown Simpson & Ron Goldman
1908 Johnny Burke musician
1941 Chubby Checker musician
1954 Al Sharpton activist
1954 Stevie Ray Vaughan musician
1962 Tommy Lee musician in the band Motley Crue
1969 Gwen Stefani musician
1971 Black Thought rapper in The Roots
1973 Neve Campbell actress in Party of five, Scream
1975 India Arie musician
1975 Tali Kweli rapper in Black Star
1984 Ashlee Simpson
1987 Zuleyka Rivera actress, model Miss Universe 2006
1988 A$AP Rocky Rapper
1994 Seth Jones NHL hockey player for the Columbus Blue Jackets.