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January 3 is the second day of the year on the Gregorian calendar.

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Sultana of Granada, on January 2, 1492, to her son Boabdil after the delivery of the city to the Catholic Monarchs.

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

January 3 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 1117: in Italy, an earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter seismological scale devastates much of the north-central part of the country, particularly Verona, leaving about 30,000 dead.
  • 1496: in Italy, Leonardo da Vinci tests his flying machine for the first time.
  • 1521: in Rome, Pope Leo X excommunicates Martin Luther.
  • 1642: in England, the Parliament approves the Great Admonition, an accusation act against King Charles I.
  • 1687: in Spain Carlos II creates the General Superintendency of Finance, putting the Marqués de los Vélez in charge.
  • 1749: in Denmark the newspaper Berlingske Tidende, dean of the universal daily press, goes out to the streets.
  • 1777: at the Battle of Princeton (United States) the American general George Washington defeats the British general Charles Cornwallis.
  • 1795: Russia and Austria sign an agreement for the partition of Poland.
  • 1815: Austria, United Kingdom and France form the secret alliance against Prussia and Russia.
  • 1817: on the banks of the Arapey stream (present-day Uruguay) ―in the framework of the Lusobrasileña invasion of 1816― 600 Portuguese soldiers attack by surprise the camp of José Gervasio Artigas (“battle” of Arapey) and force the soldiers to retreat hastily, with heavy losses in men and the entirety of his horse.
  • 1833: United Kingdom forces land on the Falkland Islands and expel the Argentine administration. The dispute for the sovereignty of the Malvinas Islands begins.
  • 1834: in Mexico City, the government imprisons Stephen F. Austin.
  • 1848: in Liberia, Joseph Jenkins Roberts is appointed Prime Minister.
  • 1857: the Archbishop of Paris, Monsignor Sibour, is assassinated with a stab in the heart, while giving mass in a church.
  • 1861: in the framework of the Civil War in the United States, Delaware votes not to separate from the United States.
  • 1870: in New York, the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge begins.
  • 1871: Henry W. Bradley patents oleomargarine.
  • 1874: in Spain, General Pavía gave a coup when he entered the Cortes, and put an end to the First Spanish Republic.
  • 1878: Russian troops occupy Sofia and the Turks are forced to request peace negotiations.
  • 1888: The 91 cm telescope (at the time, the largest in the world) is used at the Lick Observatory for the first time.
  • 1899: The word automobile is used for the first time in The New York Times magazine.
  • 1903: the Madrid and Paris Academies of Sciences recognize the research work of the engineer and academic Leonardo Torres Quevedo and Juan Felipe.
  • 1904: in Ireland, John Edward Redmond tries to relaunch the Irish nationalist Home Rule movement
  • 1904: In Tres Arroyos, Argentina, the Trade Dependents Union (whose name would change from 1989 to the Trade Employees Union of Tres Arroyos) and its Public Library “Vicente P. Cacuri” are founded. «The oldest in The guilds”. Archived from the original on January 4, 2017. Accessed January 3, 2017.
  • 1906: In Ecuador, former President Alfaro regains power.
  • 1911: The United States orders the withdrawal of its troops from Nicaragua and recognizes the new Government headed by Juan José Estrada.
  • 1915: foundation of the Athletic Club Lanús in the homonymous city of Argentina.
  • 1920: in Mexico several earthquakes and erupting volcanoes destroy towns and cause more than 7000 victims.
  • 1921: Turkey signs peace with Armenia.
  • 1924: in the civil pantheon of Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, Felipe Carrillo Puerto, socialist governor of Yucatán, was shot after taking public power from him, along with his brothers: Edesio, Benjamin and Wilfrido and 9 more collaborators.
  • 1925: Benito Mussolini outlaws the opposition parties, leaving the National Fascist Party the only one in Italy.
  • 1932: Martial law is declared in Honduras to stop the revolt of banana workers, fired by the United Fruit company.
  • 1932: frustrated attempt of revolution in La Paz, Entre Ríos Argentina.
  • 1934: in Osek (North Bohemia) a mining catastrophe leaves 126 dead.
  • 1941: in Mexico City, the priest Marcial Maciel (1920-2008) founded the Legion of Christ. Later it will be discovered that from this time he began to sexually abuse children and young people in his schools.
  • 1942: in the framework of the Second Sino-Japanese War, Chiang Kai-shek is appointed commander-in-chief of all the allied forces in China.
  • 1943: in the city of Santa Bárbara (Costa Rica) the soccer club Asociación Deportiva Santa Bárbara is founded, now defunct.
  • 1944: near Torre del Bierzo (León province (Spain), dozens of people die as a result of a railway accident at the coordinates 42.595889, -6.331000.
  • 1945: in the Belgian city of Bastogne the German offensive of the Ardennes fails.
  • 1954: regular broadcasts of Rai 1 begin as the only channel of the Rai.
  • 1956: the new railway between Beijing and Moscow (via Ulaanbaatar and Irkutsk) is inaugurated.
  • 1957: The Hamilton Watch Company introduces the first electric watch.
  • 1958: A New Zealand expedition, led by Edmund Hillary, reaches the South Pole.
  • 1959: Alaska becomes the 49th state in the United States.
  • 1961: The United States breaks diplomatic relations with Cuba. These two nations remained without diplomatic relations until their resumption in 2015.
  • 1962: in Vatican City, Pope John XXIII excommunicates Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
  • 1966: in Havana (Cuba) the First Conference of Solidarity of the Peoples of Asia, Africa and Latin America meets. OSPAAL (Organization of Solidarity among the Peoples of Africa, Asia and Latin America) is created, which calls on the peoples of the world to “create one, two, three Vietnam.”
  • 1970: People’s Republic of the Congo. A new Constitution is promulgated.
  • 1971: in Glasgow 66 people die when a railing of the Celtic stadium gives way due to the pressure of the spectators.
  • 1973: The Guanacasteca Sports Association is founded in Nicoya (Costa Rica)
  • 1976: In a well 1,452 meters underground, in the area U19e of the Nevada Atomic Test Site (about 100 km northwest of the city of Las Vegas), at 11:15 (local time) the United States detonates its atomic bomb Muenster, 800 kt. It is the bomb # 861 of the 1,132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1976: at the UN (New York) the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights enters into force.
  • 1979: The United States withdraws the nuclear weapons stored in Spain.
  • 1980: in Portugal, Francisco de Sá Carneiro is elected head of government.
  • 1981: the European Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters is created in Paris, among whose founding members are the Spanish Pedro Laín Entralgo, Federico Sopeña and Federico Mayor Zaragoza.
  • 1987: Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman to be inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame.
  • 1988: Margaret Thatcher becomes the oldest prime minister of the 20th century.
  • 1990: in Panama, President Manuel Noriega surrenders to US soldiers and is transferred to the United States.
  • 1992: The United States officially establishes diplomatic relations with Russia.
  • 1993: George Bush and Borís Yeltsin sign the START II nuclear disarmament agreement, to reduce nuclear arsenals.
  • 1994: In the Russian city of Irkutsk, an Aeroflot Tupolev TU-154 plane crashes after landing, killing 125 people.
  • 1997: The People’s Republic of China announces that it will spend $ 27.7 billion to combat erosion and pollution in the Yangtze and Yellow River valleys.
  • 1997: Miguel Induráin puts an end to his career.
  • 1999: The United States launches the Mars Polar Lander, with which contact was lost shortly before landing.
  • 2002: Israeli commandos seize a ship chartered by the ANP in the Red Sea with 50 tons of weapons and explosives from Iran.
  • 2004: a Boeing 737 plane belonging to the Egyptian company Flash Airlines crashes in the Red Sea, killing its 148 passengers.
  • 2006: Internet reaches 100 million users (one in every seventy people on the planet has access to the Internet).
  • 2012: the Lima Metro opens its doors after 23 years.
  • 2020: Airstrike at Baghdad International Airport.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

January 3 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 106 a. C .: Marco Tulio Cicero, Roman philosopher and statesman (f. 43 BC).
  • 1604: Jacobo Balde, German poet (d. 1688).
  • 1642: Diego Morcillo Rubio de Auñón, Spanish religious, viceroy of Peru (d. 1730).
  • 1719: Francisco José Freire, Portuguese historian (d. 1773).
  • 1722: Fredric Hasselquist, Swedish naturalist (d. 1752).
  • 1733: Sir Richard Arkwright, British industrialist and inventor (d. 1792).
  • 1763: Joseph Fesch, French ecclesiastic (d. 1839).
  • 1764: Juan Aldama, Mexican insurgent (d. 1811).
  • 1782: El Pípila, Mexican insurgent (d. 1838).
  • 1789: Carl Gustav Carus, German painter and mycologist (d. 1869).
  • 1793: Lucretia Mott, American activist (d. 1880).
  • 1806: Henriette Sontag, German soprano (d. 1854).
  • 1810: Antoine Thomson d’Abbadie, French geographer (d. 1897).
  • 1826: Joaquín Gatell y Folch, Catalan Arabist, spy and explorer (d. 1879).
  • 1840: Father Damien, Belgian missionary (d. 1889).
  • 1861 – William Renshaw, British tennis player (d. 1904).
  • 1865: Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (d. 1936).
  • 1870: Genoveva Torres Morales, religious and Spanish saint (d. 1956).
  • 1871: Jane Barnell, circus performer (f.?)
  • 1871: Daniel Alomía Robles, Peruvian composer and musicologist (d. 1942).
  • 1874: Maurice Charles Pierre Langeron, French physician (b.1950).
  • 1876: Wilhelm Pieck, President of the German Democratic Republic (d. 1960).
  • 1876: Genovevo de la O, Mexican revolutionary (d. 1952).
  • 1879: Grace Coolidge, first lady of the United States (d. 1957).
  • 1881: Marcel Georges Charles Petitmengin, American botanist (d. 1908).
  • 1883: Clement Attlee, British politician (d. 1967).
  • 1887: August Macke, German painter (d. 1914).
  • 1888: Jacob Bolotin, the world’s first blind physician licensed to practice medicine.
  • 1892: J. R. R. Tolkien, British linguist and writer (d. 1973).
  • 1894: ZaSu Pitts, American actress (d. 1963).
  • 1895: José Pascual Vila, Spanish chemist (d. 1979).
  • 1897: Pola Negri, Polish actress with American nationality (d. 1987).
  • 1897: Marion Davies, American actress (d. 1961).
  • 1897: Carlos Keller, Chilean fascist politician (d. 1974).
  • 1901: Ngô Dinh Diêm, president of South Vietnam between 1955 and 1963 (d. 1963).
  • 1904: Borís Kojnó, Russian librettist.
  • 1905: Ray Milland, American film actor (d. 1986).
  • 1905: Anna May Wong, Chinese actress (d. 1961).
  • 1905: Luisa Carnés, Spanish writer and journalist of the generation of 27 (f. 1964)
  • 1906: Óscar Domínguez, Spanish surrealist painter (d. 1957).
  • 1909: Víctor Borge, Danish comedian (d. 2000).
  • 1911: John Sturges, American filmmaker (d. 1989).
  • 1915: Jack Levine, American painter (d. 2010).
  • 1920: Renato Carosone, Italian singer (d. 2001).
  • 1921: John Russell, American actor (d. 1991).
  • 1922: Ronald Smith, British pianist (d. 2004).
  • 1922: Bill Travers, English actor and director (d. 1994).
  • 1924: André Franquin, Belgian cartoonist (d. 1997).
  • 1941: Daniel Toro, Argentine singer, composer, folklorist
  • 1925: Jill Balcon, English actress
  • 1926: George Martin, British musician and composer (arranger of The Beatles).
  • 1928: José Lladró, Spanish ceramist and businessman.
  • 1929: Sergio Leone, Italian film director (d. 1989).
  • 1929: Ernst Mahle, Brazilian composer.
  • 1930: Robert Loggia, American actor (d. 2015).
  • 1932: Dabney Coleman, American actor.
  • 1933: Juanito Belmonte, Argentine press officer (d. 2012).
  • 1934: Carlos Muñoz, Colombian actor (d. 2016).
  • 1936: Raúl Garello, bandoneonist, composer and director of Argentine tango.
  • 1937: Hugo Bolonini, Uruguayan politician.
  • 1938: Francis Smith, Argentine musician and composer (d. 2009).
  • 1939: Parmenio Medina, Colombian radio journalist (f. 2001).
  • 1939: Arik Einstein, Israeli singer, songwriter and actor (d. 2013).
  • 1941: Delfim de Pádua Peixoto Filho, Brazilian lawyer and politician, victim of the accident on LaMia Flight 2933 (f. 2016).
  • 1941: Van Dyke Parks, American musician.
  • 1944: Nazario Luque, Spanish painter.
  • 1945: Julio Lagos, Argentine journalist.
  • 1945: Stephen Stills, American musician.
  • 1946: John Paul Jones, British musician, of the band Led Zeppelin.
  • 1946: Bernardo de la Maza, Chilean news anchor.
  • 1947: Peter Chen, creator of the entity-relationship Model.
  • 1950: Victoria Principal, American actress.
  • 1950: Vesna Vulovich, Serbian flight attendant, survivor of a free fall.
  • 1951: Rosa Montero, Spanish journalist and writer.
  • 1952: Esperanza Aguirre, Spanish politician.
  • 1952: Gianfranco Fini, Italian politician.
  • 1952: Jim Ross, American wrestling announcer.
  • 1953: Mohammed Waheed Hassan, former president of the Maldives.
  • 1954: Ross the Boss, American guitarist.
  • 1956: Eduardo Aliverti, Argentine journalist, speaker and teacher.
  • 1956: Mel Gibson, American actor and film director.
  • 1956: Willy T. Ribbs, American racing driver.
  • 1958: Carles Francino, Spanish journalist.
  • 1959: Rafael Arráiz Lucca, Venezuelan writer.
  • 1960: Chang Sung Kim, Argentine actor of Korean origin.
  • 1962: Manolo Lama, Spanish journalist.
  • 1962: Gavin Hastings, Scottish rugby player.
  • 1963: Marta Calvo, Spanish actress.
  • 1963: Vic Grimes, American wrestler.
  • 1964: Bruce LaBruce, Canadian writer, filmmaker and photographer.
  • 1965: Luis Sojo, Venezuelan baseball player and coach.
  • 1969: Michael Schumacher, German Formula 1 driver.
  • 1969: Antonio Birabent, Argentine actor and musician.
  • 1969: Adrián Dárgelos, Argentine singer, of the Babasónicos band.
  • 1969: Rossy War, Peruvian singer and songwriter.
  • 1971: Iván Espinosa de los Monteros, Spanish real estate developer and politician.
  • 1973: Pablo Sánchez, former Argentine footballer.
  • 1973: Sandro Finoglio, actor, entertainer, model, Mister Venezuela 1997 and Mister Mundo 1998.
  • 1973: Antonio Filippini, Italian footballer.
  • 1974: Alessandro Petacchi, Italian cyclist.
  • 1974: Fran Rivera, Spanish bullfighter.
  • 1975: Thomas Bangalter, French musician, of the band Daft Punk.
  • 1975: Danica McKellar, American actress.
  • 1976: Daniel Hendler, Uruguayan actor.
  • 1976: Angelos Basinas, Greek footballer.
  • 1977: Stéphane Pignol, French footballer.
  • 1977: Iliana Fox, Mexican actress.
  • 1979: Adriano Vieira Louzada, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1982: José María Dols Samper, Spanish bullfighter.
  • 1983: Katie McGrath, Irish actress.
  • 1986: Lloyd, American singer.
  • 1986: Nataly Umaña, Colombian actress and model.
  • 1987: Kim Ok-bin, South Korean actress and singer.
  • 1995: Jisoo, member of the group Blackpink.
  • 1995: Seolhyun, member of the group AOA.
  • 1997: Dmitriy Bessmertny, Belarusian footballer.
  • 1998: Patrick Cutrone, Italian footballer.
  • 1999: Amaia Romero, Spanish singer.
  • 2001: Erick Colón, Cuban singer.
  • 2003: Greta Thunberg, Swedish environmental activist.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

January 3 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 303 to 310: Clement of Ankara, Galatian Christian bishop and martyr (n.250).
  • 236: Antero, pope and saint of the Catholic Church.
  • 1322: Philip V el Largo, French king (b. 1293).
  • 1437: Catherine of Valois, wife of Henry V of England (b.1401).
  • 1543: Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, Portuguese soldier and explorer.
  • 1641: Jeremiah Horrocks, English astronomer (b.1618).
  • 1670: George Monck, Duke and English soldier (b.1608).
  • 1779: Claude Bourgelat, French veterinarian (b. 1712).
  • 1785: Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (b.1706).
  • 1795: Josiah Wedgwood, English potter (b. 1730).
  • 1826: Louis Gabriel Suchet, French Marshal (b. 1770).
  • 1838: Maximilian of Saxony, Saxon nobleman (b. 1759).
  • 1868: Moritz Hauptmann, German composer, teacher and music theorist (b. 1792).
  • 1875: Pierre Athanase Larousse, French grammarian, lexicographer and encyclopedist (b. 1817).
  • 1882 – William Harrison Ainsworth, English novelist (b.1805).
  • 1903: Alois Hitler, father of Adolf Hitler (b.1837).
  • 1911: Alexandros Papadiamantis, Greek writer (b. 1851).
  • 1923 – Jaroslav Hašek, Czech novelist (b.1883).
  • 1924: Felipe Carrillo Puerto, politician, journalist and Mexican revolutionary leader (b.1874)
  • 1927: Carle David Tolmé Runge, German physicist (b.1856).
  • 1931: Joseph Joffre, French military man (b.1852).
  • 1933: Wilhelm Cuno, German Chancellor (b. 1876).
  • 1933: Jack Pickford, American actor (b.1896).
  • 1936: Jorge Gibson Brown, Argentine soccer player and cricketer (b. 1880).
  • 1945: Edgar Cayce, American healer (b. 1877).
  • 1946 – William Joyce, American Nazi propagandist (b.1906).
  • 1950: Emil Jannings, German actor (b. 1884).
  • 1956: Alexander Gretchaninov, Russian composer (b.1864).
  • 1956: Joseph Wirth, German chancellor and politician (b. 1876).
  • 1958: Carlos Vaz Ferreira, Uruguayan philosopher (b. 1872).
  • 1966ː Marguerite Higgins, American journalist and war correspondent (b.1920)
  • 1967: Mary Garden, Scottish singer (b.1874).
  • 1967: Jack Ruby, assassin of Lee Harvey Oswald (b.1911).
  • 1969: Jean Focas, German astronomer (b.1909).
  • 1972: Frans Masereel, Belgian artist and pacifist (b. 1889).
  • 1974: Gino Cervi, Italian actor (b.1901).
  • 1979: Conrad Hilton, American hotelier (b. 1887).
  • 1980: Joy Adamson, Czech naturalist (b.1910).
  • 1980: Canito, Spanish drummer, of the band Los Secretos (b. 1959).
  • 1980: Lucien Buysse, Belgian cyclist (b.1892).
  • 1987: Rodolfo Kuhn, Argentine filmmaker (b.1934).
  • 1989: Sergei Sóbolev, Russian mathematician (b.1909).
  • 1992: Judith Anderson, American actress (b.1897).
  • 2000: José Antonio Fernández Ordóñez, Spanish engineer (b.1933).
  • 2002: Juan García Esquivel, Mexican composer (b.1918).
  • 2003: José María Gironella, Spanish writer (b. 1917).
  • 2003: Peter Sutermeister, Swiss lawyer, writer and librettist (b.1916).
  • 2003: Monique Wittig, French author and feminist theorist (b.1935).
  • 2005: Néstor Ibarra, Argentine journalist (b.1938).
  • 2005: Will Eisner, American cartoonist (b.1917).
  • 2007: Sergio Jiménez, Mexican actor (b.1937).
  • 2008: Milt Dunnell, Canadian sports journalist (b.1905).
  • 2008: Matías Catrileo, Chilean student (b. 1985).
  • 2008: Henri Chopin, French avant-garde poet and musician (b.1922).
  • 2009: Luca Gelfi, Italian cyclist (b. 1966).
  • 2009: Pat Hingle, American actor (b.1923).
  • 2010: Mary Daly, American theologian, academic and radical feminist (b.1928).
  • 2011: Luisito Martí, Dominican humorist, singer, musician and actor.
  • 2012: Vicar, Chilean cartoonist (b.1934).
  • 2013: Marianne Grunberg-Manago, French biochemist (b.1921).
  • 2013: Patty Shepard, American actress (b.1945).
  • 2013: Burry Willie Stander, South African cyclist (b.1987).
  • 2014: Phil Everly, American singer (b.1939).
  • 2015: Edward Brooke, American politician (b.1919).
  • 2016: Walter Ferreira, kinesiologist for Nacional and the Uruguayan soccer team (b. 1951).
  • 2016: Paul Bley, Canadian jazz pianist and composer (b.1932).
  • 2019: Radamel García, former Colombian footballer (b.1957).
  • 2020: Qasem Soleimani, Iranian military man (b.1957).
  • 2020: Mónica Echeverría, Chilean writer and activist (b.1920).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

January 3 – A Day as Today – Celebrations

  • Colombia: Second day of the Carnival of Blacks and Whites, carnavalito, in Pasto.
  • Meteor Shower: Maximum date of the Quadrantid shower.

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

January 3 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • The most holy Name of Jesus.
  • Saint Antero, pope (236).
  • Saints Theopempo and Theonas (c. 304).
  • Saint Gordius of Caesarea of Cappadocia, centurion and martyr (304).
  • Saint Daniel of Padua, deacon and martyr (c. 304).
  • Saint Theogen, martyr (320).
  • Saint Florentius of Vienne, bishop (after 377).
  • Saint Genevieve of Paris, Virgin of Nanterre (c. 500).
  • Saint Lucian of Lentini, bishop (10th century).
  • Blessed Ciriaco Elías Chevara, priest, founder of the Congregation of the Carmelite Brothers of Mary Immaculate (1871).

What Sign of the Zodiac Rules those Born “A Day as Today”?

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January 3 – A Day as Today – Zodiac sign

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