January 3rd marks a very interesting day in world history.  Some fantastic events occurred all over the world throughout the years, even here in New Jersey!  Below are five particularly interesting world events that took place on this day.  Have a look and comment below to let us know what you think.  Also, do you know anyone who was born on January 3rd?  Shout them out!


So without any further ado…on this day in history: