January 3rd, 1496
Leonardo da Vinci tries to test a flying machine but has no success.
January 3rd, 1892
J.R.R. Tolkien is born. Tolkien was an English writer and poet most famous for his fiction novels The Hobbit , The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion.
January 3rd, 1929
Sergio Leone , Italian film director , is born. Leone is most known for his ” spaghetti Westerns “. Once Upon a time in America, The Good,the Bad and the Ugly, A fistful of Dollars are some of his most famous films.
January 3rd, 1987
Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman to enter the ” Rock n Roll Hall of Fame”.