On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 2003

Historical Events

  • College Football, 5th BCS National Championship, Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ: #2 Ohio State beats #1 Miami, 31-24, at 32nd Fiesta Bowl

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestGreta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg, Swedish climate change activist, born in Stockholm, Sweden

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg
Climate Activist
Greta Thunberg

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Emily Mortimer (31) weds actor Alessandro Nivola (30) in Chilterns, Buckinghamshire

Famous Deaths

  • Sid Gillman, Pro & College Football Hall of Fame end (Ohio State U) and coach (U of Cincinnati, LA Rams, Houston Oilers), dies at 91
2003 Highlights

About January 3, 2003

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn