On this day
Jesse James died.
On this day in 1882, famous American outlaw Jesse James finally met his brutal end. He was shot by a fellow gang member named Robert Ford. He died in his home in St. Joseph, Missouri, from the wound.
TV Guide published its first issue.
Let’s face it; we’ve all seen and even perused a TV Guide magazine at one point or another! Well, the famous American magazine published its first issue on this very date back in 1953!
Matt Smith made his first appearance as Doctor Who.
For any Doctor Who fans out there, April 3rd, 2010, was a huge date for the franchise! It was the first time that Matt Smith made an appearance as the Doctor himself, in the 11th iteration of the character. He first appeared in "The Eleventh Hour," taking over from David Tennant. Tennant, of course, has since returned as the 14th Doctor - it makes sense in context!
Special Days Falling on April 3rdWhile it may just seem like any other April 3rd, it’s worth noting that there is a lot to celebrate today! Here are just some of the best national and international holidays to observe on April 3rd.
National Film Score Day
We can all agree that films are nothing without music. We need soundtracks to guide us through stories - and there’s nothing quite like hearing them through quality booming speakers in a theater! So, to celebrate National Film Score Day, pick your favorite film scores of all time, and either listen to them with your favorite movies or grab your headphones and tune in.
World Party Day
What’s life without a few parties? We all have something to celebrate, and today is the perfect day to do so! This celebration really is quite simple - find something for you and your loved ones to cheer about, and create some wonderful memories.