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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining April 3. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is April 3 so important!

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Top 10 April 3 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. American Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has been touring non-stop since June of 1988 on what is now called the “Never Ending Tour”. He played his 3,000th show of the tour on April 19, 2019.

  2. In 1957 BBC aired a 3 minute segment about a Swiss family harvesting their "spaghetti tree" as an April Fool's Day Prank, when hundreds of people called into the BBC to ask them about it they told them to, "place a sprig of spaghetti in a tin of tomato sauce and hope for the best".

  3. On April 6. 1893 Andy Bowen and Jack Burke were involved in the longest boxing fight in history. The fight lasted 111 rounds (3 minute rounds each), it took 7 hours and 19 minutes until referee John Duffy called "no contest" after both men were too dazed and tired to come out of their corners.

  4. In 1996 Dave Chappelle was in a spin off from Home Improvement, called "Buddies". It premiered on March 5, 1996 and was cancelled on April 3, 1996 after just five episodes.

  5. The Pony Express only lasted from April 3, 1860 to October 1861, before the telegraph made it obsolete.

  6. On Saturday night (30 March '12), the Chief of the Israeli Navy gave a surprise order for 3 ships to prepare to leave for a 10-day exercise; the men on the ships worked all night only to learn the next morning (1 April '12) that it was all an April Fool's Day joke.

  7. The worst maritime disaster in US history. On April 27, 1865. 3 of the 4 boilers on the steamboat Sultana exploded, killing 1196 people. The boat was 1779 people over capacity. The disaster is mostly overlooked due to John Wilkes Booth being killed the previous day

  8. In 1985 two researchers from Oxford published a paper that put the definitive date of Jesus’ crucifixion at Friday, April 3, 33 AD

  9. ..Small framed 120 lb Molly Schuyler smashed the world record on April 19th 2015 by eating three 72 ounce steaks, 3 shrimp cocktails, 3 baked potatoes, 3 salads & 3 bread rolls in 20 minutes. The ‘Texas King’ is free to anyone than can eat it in an hour or less at The Big Texan, Amarillo

  10. Female gives birth to 9 to 12 babies usually from March to April. Spiny bush vipers are 6 inches long at birth and have dark green bodies covered in wavy stripes. Young snakes attain adult coloration at the age of 3 to 4 months.

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Female lays 3 to 4 eggs between the April and May. Incubation lasts 13 days. Young birds are ready to leave the nest 15 days after hatching.

The world's first mobile phone call was made on April 3, 1973 when Martin Cooper, a senior engineer at Motorola, called a rival telecommunications company and informed them he was speaking via a mobile phone.

Females are able to delay pregnancy. Embryonic development starts 6.5 to 8 months after copulation and ends in one month. One litter consists of 3 to 7 kits. Babies are usually born during the March and April. They are blind, naked and helpless at birth. Kits depend on the mother's milk during the first 40 to 45 days of life.

Klara Hitler's first 3 sons died as infants between 1886-1887. Her fourth son, Adolf Hitler, was born on April 20th, 1889.

April 14th marks the anniversary of three tragic events: 1) the 1865 assassination of Abraham Lincoln; 2) the 1912 sinking of the Titanic; and 3) the Black Sunday dust storm of 1935

The longest professional baseball game lasted 33 innings - the Pawtucket Red Sox defeated the Rochester Red Wings 3-2 in April 1981. Notable players from this game - Wade Boggs, Cal Ripken Jr and Marty Barrett

Mating season of Allegheny woodrat takes place from April and May. Females often produce 2 to 3 litters per season.

The New York Sun published a story on April 13, 1844 about a man crossing the Atlantic in 3 days - which turned out to be a hoax by Edgar Allan Poe

The longest professional baseball game was a 1981 minor league game between the Pawtucket Red Sox and the Rochester Red Wings. It lasted 33 innings. The first 32 were played April 18-19, and the final inning was played June 23. Pawtucket won 3-2.

The April 1966 cover of Time Magazine – all black with the words "Is God Dead?" in large red text – marked the first time in the magazine's history that text with no accompanying image was used. It sparked a record number of responses to any story in Time's history -- around 3,500 letters.

James Cameron changed the night sky image for Titanic's 3-D release to reflect the true star field on April 15, 1912 at 4:20 am, after receiving an email from Neil deGrasse Tyson chiding him for using mirrored and incorrect constellations.

The longest game of dodgeball was played in April 2012 at Castleton State College in Vermont. The game lasted for 41 hours, 3 minutes, and 17 seconds.

Mating season of yellowhammers takes place from April to May. Yellowhammers form monogamous couples (they mate for a lifetime) that produce 2 to 3 broods per year.

Before April 1, 2015, OSHA regulation 1910.269(g)(2)(iv)(C)(3) stated that "a qualified employee climbing or changing location on poles, towers, or similar structures need not use fall protection equipment" unless conditions such as rain or ice required it.

In 2014, Sony was planning to do a crossover between film series Men in Black and Jump street, with the crossover called MIB 23 created after Jump street 3 and MIB 4. This was confirmed in April 2016.

Surveyor 3, the 2nd U.S. spacecraft to make a soft landing on the Moon (Surveyor 2 crash landed) launched this day April 17, 1967. It was to send more than 6,300 pictures back to Earth.

The world's first mobile phone call was made on April 3, 1973, when Martin Cooper, a senior engineer at Motorola, called a rival telecommunications company and informed them he was speaking via a mobile phone.

On 26 April 1971 a United States Air Force (USAF) SR-71 Blackbird jet crewed by "Lt. Col. Thomas B. Estes, USAF, aircraft commander, and Maj. Dewain C. Vick, USAF, reconnaissance systems officer, made a record-breaking 15,000-mile nonstop flight, at times attaining speeds in excess of Mach 3."

Not only has Jose Mourinho only lost 92 games in his entire career but between 23 February 2002 and 2 April 2011, Mourinho went 150 home league matches unbeaten, Mourinho has also only lost a total of 3 home matches.

That, On April 15, the biggest happening took place, 1. Death of Abraham Lincoln 2.The sinking of Titanic. 3. Boston Marathon Bombing. 4. The Hillsborough disaster (96 deaths). 5.Notre Dame Cathedral Fire.

First train run in India happened on April 16th 1853 connecting Bombay and Thane. 14 coaches with 400 invited guests departed @ 3:30pm from the actual Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminal

April 14-15th, 2018 saw the rainiest 24 hours in recorded U.S. history. The Hawaiian island of Kauai received nearly 50 inches of rain in under a day, with a notable 3 hour period in which 8 inches fell.

There was an even more accurate eclipse that occurred close to Christ's crucifixion, according to NASA, on April 3, 33.

There is a new Measurement called the Mooch, which is approximately 10 days. For example, April has 30 days or 3 Mooches.

Onn April 9th 1990 the USSR traded 10 Soviet Ships for 3 Billion Dollars Worth of Pepsi.