August 3 in Pop Culture History
1492 – Christopher Columbus set sail from Palos de la Frontera, Spain towards, he expected to find Asia.
1769 – The La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles, California were discovered.
1852 – Harvard University won the first Boat Race against Yale University. The race was the first American intercollegiate athletic event
1900 – The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company was founded.
1926 – The first traffic lights in …