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January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. As of this point, there are 362 days remaining until the end of the year (363 in leap years).
- 8019 Republic Attack Shuttle was released in the UK.
- The new LEGO Catalogue, with over 70 new sets, hit the LEGO Retail Stores in Germany.