Historical Events In January - 03
Friday, 05 June 2020
1985 Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews on this day in history.
1985 On January - 03 lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93
1986 The Skytrain commences operation between Vancouver and New Westminster, BC on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history jens Bjerre, composer, dies at 82
1987 Former Miss America Vanessa Williams marries Ramon T Hervey in New York City NY on January - 03.
1987 On January - 03 rock &Roll Hall of Fame inducts first female artist Aretha Franklin
1988 On this day in history israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut
1988 On this day in history margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century
1988 Gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82 on January - 03.
1989 On January - 03 jim &Tammy Bakker return to TV (Oy Vey!)
1989 Russian newspaper Izvestia gets its first commercial advertisement on this day in history.
1990 Panama's leader General Manuel Noriega surrenders to US authorities on January - 03.
1991 Israel reopens consulate in USSR after 23 years on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history los Angeles King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against New York Islanders
1992 On this day in history 32 Cubans defect to the US via helicopter
1992 Boon completes 11 Test Cricket century, 129* vs India at Sydney on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history junk bond king Michael Milkin is released from jail after 22 months
1993 The Russian and American leaders sign the second START agreement in Moscow on January - 03.
1993 On this day in history u.S. President George Bush and Russian President Boris Yeltsin sign a treaty to reduce the inventory of nuclear missiles.
1994 100s killed in Venezuela in prison revolt on January - 03.
1994 35-foot-tall Chief Wahoo, trademark of Indians on top of Stadium since 1962, is taken down, to be moved to Jacob's Field on January - 03.
1994 On this day in history a Russian Tupolev-154M crashes at Irkutsk, Siberia 122 killed
1995 The U.S. Postal Service raises the price for a 1st-class stamp to 32 cents on this day in history.
1997 Bryant Gumbel co-hosted his final "Today" show on NBC-TV on January - 03.
1997 Eddo Brandes takes ODI hat-trick vs England at Harare on this day in history.
1997 Zimbabwe clean-sweep ODI series vs England 3-0 on this day in history.
2006 On this day in history twelve dead coal miners and one survivor are discovered in the Sago Mine Disaster near Buckhannon, West Virginia, U.S.
2007 China conducts an anti-terror raid in Xinjiang on this day in history.
2009 Israeli ground forces invade Gaza on this day in history.
2013 On January - 03 27 Shiite pilgrims are killed and 60 are injured by a suicide bombing in Musayyib, Iraq
2014 Cambodian garment workers go on strike demanding a wage increase on this day in history.
2018 On January - 03 security expert reveal two security flaws, Meltdown and Spectre which affect most microprocessors
2018 Lawyers of US President Trump try to stop the publication of book on Trump's administration "Fire and Fury" by Michael Wolff on this day in history.
2018 Previously unknown ancient Beringians group of people unearthed in Alaska, earliest known Native Americans at 11,500 years old on January - 03.