On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 69th Orange Bowl: #5 Southern California beats #3 Iowa, 38-17

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGreta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg, Swedish climate change activist, born in Sweden

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg
Climate Activist
Greta Thunberg

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Jupp, British-Australian pianist, composer, arranger (b. 1922)
  • Hiralal Gaekwad, Indian cricket all-rounder (Test for India 1952-53), dies at 79