Today: January 22nd, 2021

Today's date falls on a Friday. It is day 22 of 2021. The decade is the 2020s.


On This Date

Events that occur / occurred today:

  • "The Only Way Is Essex" star Mick Norcross is found dead at his home at the age of 57.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • Week Number: We are currently in Week 03 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1611273600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 22nd, 2021:

  • December 24th, 2020: It is announced that the EU and the UK have reached a Brexit deal.
  • December 30th, 2020: Serial killer Samuel Little dies in prison at the age of 80.
  • January 5th, 2021: It is announced that Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are getting a divorce.
  • January 6th, 2021: Four people are left dead after Trump supporters storm Capitol Hill.
  • January 8th, 2021: US President Donald Trump is permanently suspended from Twitter.
  • January 13th, 2021: US President Donald Trump is impeached for the second time.
  • January 20th, 2021: Rappers Kodak Black and Lil Wayne are pardoned by President Trump during his last full day in office.
  • January 20th, 2021: Joe Biden is inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 22nd, 2021, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 22nd, 2021 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of January:


Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on January 22nd, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 14th of April, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on January 22nd, 2021, will be due on the 1st of November, 2021. (Rough Estimate).

22nd of January

Events that have occurred on the 22nd of January:

  • January 22nd, 1973: Former US President Lyndon B. Johnson passes away.
  • January 22nd, 1973: Boxing: George Foreman defeats Joe Frazier to become the new heavyweight champion.
  • January 22nd, 1998: Unabomber Theodore Kaczynski pleads guilty and is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
  • January 22nd, 2008: Actor Heath Ledger dies.
  • January 22nd, 1905: The first Russian Revolution begins.
  • January 22nd, 1984: Super Bowl XVIII: The Los Angeles Raiders defeat the Washington Redskins 38-9 at Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
  • January 22nd, 1984: Apple introduce the Macintosh with a commercial at Super Bowl XVIII.
  • January 22nd, 1989: Super Bowl XXIII: The San Francisco 49ers defeat the Cincinnati Bengals by 20-16 at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Florida.
  • January 22nd, 1995: Boxing: Manny Pacquiao makes his professional debut.
  • January 22nd, 1995: Rose Kennedy passes away at the age of 104.
  • January 22nd, 2001: Former NFL player Rae Carruth is sentenced to 24 years in prison on charges relating to the murder of his pregnant girlfriend in 1999.
  • January 22nd, 2002: The game "Medal of Honor: Allied Assault" is released.
  • January 22nd, 2002: Boxing: A brawl breaks out between the entourages of Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis.
  • January 22nd, 2006: Soccer: Rio Ferdinand scores a last-minute goal in Manchester United's 1-0 win over Liverpool.
  • January 22nd, 2011: Irish Taoiseach Brian Cowen resigns as the leader of Fianna Fail.
  • January 22nd, 2020: North Korea closes its borders in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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