November 3rd

1838 – The Times of India is circulated and becomes the world’s largest English language broadsheet newspaper.

1911 – Chevrolet enters the car manufacturing market for the first time, attempting to compete with Ford.

1913 – Income Tax is introduced in the US.

1918 – Poland declares it’s independence from Russia.

1957 – The first animal ever sent to space is launched in a Soviet mission. Laika died 3 hours after launch.

Births

Charles Bronson – Actor (1921), Gerd Muller – Footballer (1945), Adam Ant – Singer (1954)

Deaths

Laika – Space Dog (1957)

Number 1s

David Whitfield with Stanley Black & His Orchestra – Answer Me (1953)

Matthews Southern Comfort – Woodstock (1970)

Dave Stewart with Barbara Gaskin – It’s My Party (1981)

Vic Reeves & The Wonderstuff – Dizzy (1991)

Robson&Jerome – What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted/Saturday Night At The Movies/You’ll Never Walk Alone (1996)

DJ Sammy & Yanou featuring Do – Heaven (2002)

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