On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 2008

Historical Events

  • 74th Orange Bowl: #8 Kansas beats #5 Virginia Tech, 24-21

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Abdulov, Russian actor (b. 1953)
  • Natasha Collins, British actress and television presenter (b. 1976)
  • Werner Dollinger, German politician and economist (b. 1918)
  • Yo-Sam Choi, South Korean boxer (Lineal & WBC light flyweight titles 1999-2002), dies of brain damage after fight at 35
2008 Highlights

About January 3, 2008

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn