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This day in history

This day in history

Today is Thursday, Jan. 3, the third day of 2013. There are 362 days left in the year.

Today’s birthdays: Record producer Sir George Martin is 87. Actor Robert Loggia is 83. Actor Dabney Coleman is 81. Hockey Hall-of-Famer Bobby Hull is 74. Musician Stephen Stills is 68. Rock musician John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin) is 67. Actress Victoria Principal is 63. Actor-director Mel Gibson is 57. Jazz musician James Carter is 44. Actress Danica McKellar is 38.

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