On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 2014

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 & 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 & broadcaster, dies at 78
2014 Highlights

About January 3, 2014

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn