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 This day in History - January 3
388 Historic Events for January 3
1923

Dragutin Gostuski, composer

Birth
1923

Jaroslav Hasek, Czech writer (Good Soldier Schweyk)

Birth
1923

Jaroslav Hasek, Czech writer (Good Soldier Schweyk), dies at 39

Death
1924

British egyptologist Howard Carter finds sarcophagus of Tutankhamun

Event
1924

Roy Harding, British teacher

Birth
1924

Henry M Fazzie, S Afr Union/UDF-leader

Birth
1924

Andre Franquin, cartoonist

Birth
1925

Mussolini dissolves Italian parliament/becomes dictator

Event
1926

George Martin, record producer (The Beatles)

Birth
1926

Danny Overbea, blues singer/guitarist

Birth
1926

Greek gen Theodorus P ngulos names himself dictator

Event
1928

Frank Ross Anderson, Canada, International Chess Master (1954)

Birth
1929

Marilyn Lloyd, (Rep-D-TN, 1975- )

Birth
1929

Sergio Leone, Italian, director (Fist Full of Dollars)

Birth
1929

Bradman scores 112 v England at MCG - his 1st Test century

Event
1929

27 year old William S Paley becomes CBS pres

Event
1930

Eddie Egan, Bronx NYC, actor (Joe Forrester)

Birth
1930

Robert Loggia, Staten Island, actor (Officer and a Gentleman, THE Cat)

Birth
1931

Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78

Death
1931

Nels Stewart of Montr‚al Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record)

Event
1932

Jaswick Taylor, cricketer (WI pace bowler 50s, 10 wkts in 3 Tests)

Birth
1932

Anatoli Petrovich Kuklin, Russia, cosmonaut

Birth
1932

Mara Corday, Santa Monica Calif, actress (Foxfire, Black Scorpion)

Birth
1933

Wilhelm Cuno, German Reich's chancellor (1922-23), dies at 56

Death
1934

Bryan George Kelly, composer

Birth