Route 66 Buzz-April 3rd, Today in History
Photograph by McKay Savage, London, United Kingdom
- April 3, 1973, the first handheld portable telephone was demonstrated
- 1882, the assassination of Jesses James by the coward Robert Ford in Saint Joseph, Missouri.
- 1936, Bruno Hauptmann was electrocuted for the kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh, Junior.