3 May is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years). There are 242 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 2007: Madeleine McCann is abducted in Portugal. J. K. Rowling has since donated money to her fund.
- 2010: Jimmy Gardner, who played Ernest Prang in the film version of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, died at the age of 85.