What Happened on January 3, 2011

Historical Events

  • 77th Orange Bowl: #5 Stanford beats #12 Virginia Tech, 40-12
  • Adrian Lewis of England wins his first PDC World Darts Championship with a 7-5 win over Scotsman Gary Anderson at the Alexandra Palace, London

Famous Deaths

  • Fadil Hadžić, Croatian film director, dies at 88
2011 Highlights

About January 3, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: New Year's Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Grenade - Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: When We Collide - Matt Cardle