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May 3: This Day That Year

May 3

- 1765 - 1st US medical college opens (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine).

- 1802 - USA: Washington, D.C. is incorporated as a city.

- 1837 - Greece: The University of Athens is founded.

- 1845 - 1,600 peopled died due to fire in a theater in Canton, China.

- 1846 - Mexican army surrounds fort in Texas.

- 1901 - Around 1,700 buildings destroyed by fire in Jacksonville, Florida.

- 1960 - The Anne Frank House opens for public in Amsterdam.

- 1988 - Around 4,200 kg Colombian cocaine in seized at Tarpon Springs Florida.

- 2002 - Spider-Man: premiered (starring Tobey Maguire as Peter Parker/Spider-Man).

- 1851 - 30 people die as most of San Francisco destroyed by fire.

- 2001 - The United States loses its seat on the U.N. Human Rights Commission for the first time since the commission was formed in 1947.

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