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  1. On January 3, 2005 FOX made a reality show named "Who's Your Daddy?". It starts with an orphan that is introduced to eight men and tries to figure out which one really is her father. If she’s right, she wins the cash prize. If she’s wrong, the “dad” who’s conned her takes the money.

  2. The first Sikh American/Asian American/Indian American to be elected to Congress was Dalip Singh Saund, who served in Congress from January 3, 1957 – January 3, 1963. Saund was also the first member of a non-Abrahamic faith to be elected to Congress.

  3. The 2038 Problem, a computer science problem theorized to be worse than Y2K. 2038 day will occur on January 19th at 3:14:07 UTC, when the number of seconds since the clock started (January 1st 1971), passes the maximum integer in 32 bits (2^31).

  4. Mating season of Atlantic canary takes place from January to July. These birds produce 2 to 3 broods per year.

  5. Red-naped snake is oviparous species (type of snake that lays eggs). Female lays 1 to 10 eggs (usually 3) during the spring or summer. In the warm areas, eggs hatch during January. In the cooler parts of their range, red-naped snakes emerge from eggs during February.

  6. Mating season takes place from January to mid March. Two months later, female will give birth to 3-4 babies. Their tails don"t have bands, and mask around eyes is still missing.

  7. The Jewish population of Latvia was 60,000 just before the Nazis invaded in June, 1941, and had declined to 3,500 by January, 1942.

  8. In January 2012, a man named Dante Autullo accidentally shot a 3½-inch nail directly into his brain, not even aware that he had while working in his garage. The nail wasn't surgically removed until 36 hours later when a X-ray scan of his head stunned about a dozen extremely surprised doctors.

  9. On January 12, 2007, a woman died after drinking nearly 2 gallons (7.6 liters) of water in over 3 hours in an attempt to win a Nintendo Wii. The contest was called "Hold Your Wee for a Wii," in which contestants were asked to drink as much water as they could without urinating.

  10. By December 11th, 2013 there had been 2 million units sold. By January 6, 2014, 3 million had sold.

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Bragg knew that Rosecrans was going to be receiving reinforcements. Knowing this, he ordered a retreat on January 3.

China becomes the first nation to land on the far side of the moon (January 3, 2019)

The Oort Cloud comet Siding Spring was discovered on January 3, 2013. It made a very close pass by Mars in 2014 and will not return to the inner Solar System for about 740,000 years.

On January 3, 2019 the Chinese landed a probe called the Chang'e 4 on the far side of the moon. The probe captured the first panoramic surface photograph of the far side of the moon.

Antonio Emanuele Ne Vunda, the first African ambassador to Europe in history visited Rome and talked to Pope Paul V on 3 January 1608, but died two days later of illness.

On January 8 2002, John Farmer Jr. was the acting governer of New Jersey for 90 minutes before John O. Bennett took over for another 3 and a half days

If you purchased a can of Red Bull between January 1, 2002 and October 3, 2014 you may be entitled to a cash payment of $10 or free Red Bull products from a class action settlement.

Like the Y2K bug, a Unix bug called the "Year 2038 Problem" exists where computers cannot encode times after 19 January 2038, 3:14 UTC - suggesting that half the world's computers/devices will crash on or before that date. There is currently no universal solution for the Year 2038 Problem.

The first manned mission of the United States Apollo program, Apollo 1, resulted in all 3 crew members dying in a cabin fire during a launch rehearsal on January 27th, 1967.

As a result of the January 3, 1961 steam explosion at the SL-1 nuclear power reactor in Idaho Falls, Idaho - one of the operators was pinned to the ceiling of the reactor building by a shield plug from the top of the reactor vessel.

On January 3, 2017, a bill called H.R.193 - American Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2017 was introduced by Republicans. It aims to terminate U.S. membership with the United Nations

The First known Law Enforcement Officer Killed in the Line Of Duty In the United States was Darius Quimby, Who was shot on January 3, 1791 In New York City

Time zones span 52 hours or 3 calendar dates. If the time and date is 12am midnight, January 3 in Kiribati, Line Islands, the time and date in Baker Island, USA is 10pm, January 1.

3 states have Robert E. Lee day. It's celebrated on the third Monday in January, the same day as MLK day.

in January 2017 Police across Europe arrested 75 people and recovered 3,500 Stolen Archaeological artifacts & other Artworks from around the world

of the McGrew brothers. They spent 8 years recreating a shot-for shot version of Toy Stoy 3 in stop motion. Their version premiered on YouTube in January and already have more than 3 million views. Dedication is real.

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Sylvia Marie Likens (January 3, 1949 – October 26, 1965) was an American murder victim. She was tortured to death by Gertrude Baniszewski, Baniszewski's children, and other young people from their neighborhood.

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The composer of the rock instrumental "Skaterdater Rock" served as the 42nd Lt. Governor of California from 8 January 1979 - 3 January 1983