On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 2014

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 80th Orange Bowl: #12 Clemson beats #7 Ohio State, 40-35
  • Cambodian garment workers go on strike demanding a wage increase
  • Tommy Lynn Sells is executed at Texas State Penitentiary, Huntsville, for the murder of nine-year-old Mary Perez, thought to have committed 21 more murders

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPhil Everly

Phil Everly, American singer and half of the rock and roll duo "The Everly Brothers" (Bye Bye Love, Wake Up Little Susie), dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 74

Singer Phil Everly
Singer
Phil Everly
  • Tom Rosenthal, British publisher and broadcaster, dies at 78