On this day: May 3

Published On: May 03 2013 12:09:25 AM CDT   Updated On: May 03 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Washington, D.C., is incorporated, Joe DiMaggio makes his major-league debut, the Sears Tower becomes the tallest building in the world, and the first spam email is sent, all on this day.

OTD May 3 - Bobby Cannavale
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1970: Actor Bobby Cannavale, best known for his TV work on the shows "Third Watch," "Will & Grace," "Nurse Jackie," "Boardwalk Empire" and "Vinyl," is born in Union City, New Jersey. Cannavale also appeared in movies such as "The Station Agent," "Snakes on a Plane" and "Shall We Dance?"

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