On this day: May 3

Published On: May 03 2013 12:09:25 AM CDT   Updated On: May 03 2013 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 - Ann B Davis
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1926: Actress Ann B. Davis, best known for playing housekeeper Alice Nelson on the sitcom "The Brady Bunch," is born in Schenectady, N.Y. She died at age 88 on June 1, 2014, after hitting her head in a fall and suffering a subdural hematoma.

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