On this day: December 3

Published On: Dec 02 2012 10:34:22 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Laurel and Hardy team up, a human heart is transplanted for the first time, an assassin targets Bob Marley, and the first text message is sent via phone, all on this day.

OTD December 3 - Pierre-Auguste Renoir
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1919: Painter and sculptor Pierre-Auguste Renoir, a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style, dies at the age of 78 in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France. Among his most famous paintings are "Bal du moulin de la Galette" and "Luncheon of the Boating Party."

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