On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Martial law is declared in Honduras to stop revolt by banana workers fired by United Fruit.

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoli Petrovich Kuklin, Russian cosmonaut
  • Coo Coo Marlin, American NASCAR race car driver, born in Columbia, Tennessee (d. 2005)
  • Jaswick Taylor, cricketer (WI pace bowler 50s, 10 wkts in 3 Tests)
  • Mara Corday [Marilyn Joan Watts], American actress, model and Playboy Playmate (Foxfire, Black Scorpion), born in Santa Monica, California