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
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