Ephemeris of May 3

Ephemeris of May 3

1971: 500,000 people demonstrate in Washington to denounce the Vietnam War.
1968: Students draw up the first barricades on Boulevard St Michel in Paris. It was the start of the May 1968 crisis in France.
1947: Two years after the end of World War II, the Japan adopts a new Constitution, modeled on that of the European monarchies.
1494: Christopher Columbus' fleet discovers the island of Jamaica.



Video: Astro-Ephemeris-Animation for May 2012 by Robert von Heeren