On this day: January 3

POSTED: 07:49 PM PST Jan 02, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Jan 02, 2015 

Construction begins on the Brooklyn Bridge, FDR founds the March of Dimes, Apple Computer is incorporated, and Gen. Manuel Noriega surrenders, all on this day.

OTD January 3 - Hank Stram
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1923: Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Hank Stram, best known for his 15-year tenure with the Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs of the AFL and NFL, is born in Chicago, Illinois. Stram won three AFL Championships (more than any other coach in the league's history) and Super Bowl IV with the Chiefs. Stram (seen here in a photo from the 1955 Purdue University yearbook while he was an assistant coach at the school) died from complications due to diabetes at the age of 82 on July 4, 2005.


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