What Happened on January 2, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 79th Sugar Bowl: #21 Louisville beats #3 Florida, 33-23

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ray Lewis announces he will retire at the end of the playoffs

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis

Famous Deaths

  • Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, Uruguayan football player, dies from a respiratory illness at 67
  • Margaret A. Brewer, American soldier and first female general officer in US Marine Corps, dies at 82
  • Ned Wertimer, American actor (The Jeffersons), dies from complications from a fall at 89