What Happened on January 3, 2013

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 27 Shiite pilgrims are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing in Musayyib, Iraq
  • 42nd Fiesta Bowl: #5 Oregon beats #7 Kansas State, 35-17

Famous Deaths

  • Sergiu Nicolaescu, Romanian film director, dies from surgical complications at 82