January 3

Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman statesman & author, is born (BCE)

January 3, 106 BCE

Related Lessons

  • In Old Pompeii
    Lesson Plan / Art & Culture
    In Old Pompeii

    A virtual field trip to the ruins of Pompeii. In this lesson, students learn about everyday life, art and culture in ancient Roman times, then display their knowledge by creating a travelogue to attract visitors to the site. They can also write an account of their field trip modeled on a description of Pompeii written by Mark Twain.


Alaska becomes 49th State

January 3, 1959