Today in History: September 3

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Today in History: September 3

September 3, 2013 Updated Sep 3, 2013 at 10:37 AM CDT

Highlights from this day in history include: Britain and France declare war on Nazi Germany; The Treaty of Paris ends the American Revolution; Bloody end to the Beslan hostage crisis in Russia; Viking 2 lands on Mars; NFL coach Vince Lombardi dies. 

Check out the video below to find out more about those stories.