On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 7-year old Ryan of Ryan Toysreview is the year's highest-paid YouTube star earning $22 million

Sport awardFootball Awards

Ballon d'Or: Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modrić wins; first time since 2007 that either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't win award; Norwegian striker Ada Hegerberg is inaugural women's winner

Footballer Luka Modrić
Footballer
Luka Modrić
Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star
Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi

Conference meetingSummit of Interest

David Attenborough warns collapse of civilisation and the natural world on the horizon at UN climate summit in Poland

Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality David Attenborough
Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality
David Attenborough
  • Dutch court in Arnhem rejects man's request to legally be recognised 20 years younger

Famous Deaths

  • Andrei Bitov, Russian writer (Pushkin House), dies at 81
  • Justin Cartwright, British novelist (In Every Face I Meet), dies at 75
  • Philip Bosco, American actor (Trading Places, Lend Me a Tenor), dies at 88