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January 24, 2022

January 24, 2022, was a Monday. It was 2 years, 4 months, and 4 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on January 24, 2022:

  • Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum lose $130 billion of their value in 24 hours.
  • The Dow falls by more than 500 points and witnesses its seventh down day.
  • The US puts its troops on alert amid growing tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
Song charts

Popular songs

On January 24, 2022, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK:

  • United States: "Easy on Me" by Adele
  • United Kingdom: "ABCDEFU" by Gayle
Play the top songs from 2022
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2022.

Top movie

The top movie on this day was "Spider-Man: No Way Home".

Facts

This date was 856 days ago. Approximately 29 months have passed. It was the 24th day of 2022, in week 04. The decade was the 2020s. A child born on this day is 2 years old and belongs to the Gen Alpha generation. 10 seasons of weather have come and gone since then.

Take me back to January 24, 2022

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

It is Monday, January 24, 2022. Babies who are born today will have the star sign Aquarius. The weekend has just passed, so some people are feeling a bit down. Others are tired after partying too much.

In America, the song "Easy on Me" by Adele is at the top of the singles charts, while "ABCDEFU" by Gayle is the number-one song in the UK. Joe Biden is the President of the United States, and the movie Spider-Man: No Way Home is at the top of the box office. Boris Johnson is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Scott Hall, Tom Parker, Gilbert Gottfried, and Ray Liotta would all still be alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Bob's Burgers", "Chicago Fire", "Derry Girls", and "The Boys". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Grand Theft Auto V", "It Takes Two", "Resident Evil Village", and "Battlefield 2042".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Blaze and the Monster Machines", "The Loud House", "Danger Force", and "The Ghost and Molly McGee". Popular toys at the moment include the Xbox Series X and the PlayStation 5.

News

News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on January 24, 2022.

  • Record of the Year.

    Record of the Year

    The song "About Damn Time" by Lizzo won a Grammy for 2022's Record of the Year.
  • Everything Everywhere All at Once.

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    The film "Everything Everywhere All at Once" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2022.
  • 2022 in movies.

    2022 in movies

    Movies released in 2022 included The Batman, The Lost City, Morbius, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Top Gun: Maverick, Jurassic World Dominion, Elvis, Minions: The Rise of Gru, Black Adam, Avatar: The Way of Water, and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
  • Volodymyr Zelensky.

    Volodymyr Zelensky

    Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was named Time Person of the Year in 2022.
  • 2022 in music.

    2022 in music

    The music charts in 2022 were dominated by artists such as Glass Animals, Lizzo, Harry Styles, The Kid Laroi, Adele, Ed Sheeran, Jack Harlow, Latto, Justin Bieber, and Lil Nas X.
  • Best NBA players.

    Best NBA players

    The best NBA players in 2022 were Nikola Jokić, Joel Embiid, Stephen Curry, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Chris Paul, and Luka Dončić.
  • Best soccer players.

    Best soccer players

    The best soccer players in 2022 were Karim Benzema, Sadio Mané, Kevin De Bruyne, Robert Lewandowski, Mohamed Salah, Kylian Mbappé, Thibaut Courtois, Vinícius Júnior, Luka Modrić, and Erling Haaland.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on January 24, 2022.

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Events

What happened around this time?

Notable events that happened close to January 24, 2022.

  • December 25, 2021: NASA launches the James Webb Space Telescope.
  • December 26, 2021: South Africa's Archbishop Desmond Tutu dies at the age of 90.
  • December 28, 2021: NFL coach and sportscaster John Madden passes away at the age of 85.
  • December 29, 2021:
    • Ghislaine Maxwell is found guilty of sex trafficking crimes.
    • The World Health Organization warns that a "tsunami" of Omicron cases may overwhelm health systems across the world.
    • The United States, France and Denmark report new daily records of Covid cases.
  • December 30, 2021: Soccer: Romelu Lukaku tells Sky Sport Italia that he is not happy at Chelsea.
  • December 31, 2021:
    • Actress Betty White passes away at the age of 99.
    • Britain's official statistics body estimates that 1 in 15 people in London have Covid-19.
  • January 2, 2022:
    • The personal Twitter account of US congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene is permanently suspended.
    • Protests begin in Kazakhstan over fuel prices, corruption and economic inequality.
  • January 3, 2022:
    • Disgraced biotechnology entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes is found guilty of defrauding investors and wire fraud.
    • Biotechnology entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes is sentenced to 11 years and 3 months in prison for defrauding investors and wire fraud.
  • January 6, 2022:
    • Australia announces that it has cancelled the entry visa of tennis star Novak Djokovic.
    • Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier passes away at the age of 94.
    • It is confirmed that Kanye West and actress Julia Fox are dating.
    • Director Peter Bogdanovich dies at the age of 82.
  • January 9, 2022:
    • Actor Bob Saget is found dead in a hotel room at the age of 65.
    • The second season of the drama series "Euphoria" begins airing on television.
  • January 10, 2022:
    • Convicted murderer and property heir Robert Durst dies at the age of 78.
    • An Australia judge overturns the visa cancellation of tennis star Novak Djokovic due to a technicality.
  • January 12, 2022: The random murder of 23-year-old schoolteacher Ashling Murphy shocks Ireland.
  • January 13, 2022:
    • Australia cancels the visa of tennis star Novak Djokovic for the second time.
    • Buckingham Palace announces that Prince Andrew has been stripped of his military title due to a sexual abuse civil lawsuit.
  • January 14, 2022:
    • A massive volcanic eruption occurs near Tonga.
    • The slasher film Scream (2022) is released in movie theaters.
  • January 15, 2022: A gunman takes four people hostage at the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas.
  • January 16, 2022: Tennis star Novak Djokovic is deported from Australia after losing a judicial review against the cancellation of his visa.
  • January 17, 2022: Russia-Ukraine crisis: A senior EU diplomat tells BBC that Europe is 'closest to war' in decades.
  • January 19, 2022: The United Kingdom announces that it will be ending all of its Covid restrictions.
  • January 20, 2022:
    • Meat Loaf (Michael Lee Aday) passes away at the age of 74.
    • The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) in Ireland recommends ending most Covid restrictions.
  • January 21, 2022:
    • American stand-up comedian Louie Anderson dies from complications of cancer at the age of 68.
    • Ireland announces that it will be lifting almost all of its Covid restrictions.
  • January 22, 2022: The Canada convoy protest begins against COVID-19 vaccine mandates and restrictions.
  • This date: January 24, 2022
  • January 26, 2022:
    • Russia-Ukraine crisis: The United States rejects Russia's demand to bar Ukraine from NATO.
    • Pope Francis tells parents not to condemn children who have different sexual orientations.
  • January 30, 2022: Soccer: Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood is arrested on suspicion of rape and assault.
  • January 31, 2022:
    • It is revealed that Rihanna and ASAP Rocky are expecting their first child.
    • The New York Times purchases the game "Wordle".
  • February 1, 2022:
    • Tom Brady announces his retirement after 22 seasons in the NFL.
    • Singer India Arie shares a compilation of podcast host Joe Rogan using a racial slur.
  • February 2, 2022: The documentary "The Tinder Swindler" is released on Netflix.
  • February 4, 2022: The video game "Dying Light 2 Stay Human" is released.
  • February 7, 2022: Video footage emerges of soccer player Kurt Zouma abusing his cat.
  • February 9, 2022: American singer Betty Davis passes away at the age of 77.
  • February 11, 2022: The first season of the drama series "Inventing Anna" is released on Netflix.
  • February 14, 2022: Actress Julia Fox announces that she has split up with Kanye West.
  • February 15, 2022: Prince Andrew and his accuser Virginia Giuffre reach an out-of-court settlement.
  • February 16, 2022: The Kanye West documentary "Jeen-Yuhs" is released on Netflix.
  • February 17, 2022:
    • Kanye West announces that his album "Donda 2" will only be available on his Stem Player audio device.
    • WNBA star Brittney Griner is arrested on drug charges in Russia.
    • The turn-based strategy game "Total War: Warhammer III" is released.
  • February 18, 2022: The film "Uncharted" is released in movie theaters.
  • February 20, 2022:
    • Britain's Queen Elizabeth tests positive for Covid-19.
    • Covid-19: Australia announces that it is reopening its borders after nearly two years.
  • February 21, 2022: Vladimir Putin orders Russian troops into eastern Ukraine separatist regions.
  • February 23, 2022: A flood disaster begins in eastern Australia.
Zodiac info

Zodiac

Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 24, 2022, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2022 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 4.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 24, 2022 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.
Television shows

TV shows in 2022

In January 2022, TV audiences were watching the following series:

The Wheel of Time
The Wheel of Time
Only Murders in the Building
Only Murders in the Building
The White Lotus
The White Lotus
Cobra Kai
Cobra Kai
Bridgerton
Bridgerton
Emily in Paris
Emily in Paris
Ted Lasso
Ted Lasso
The Witcher
The Witcher
The Mandalorian
The Mandalorian
The Boys
The Boys
Euphoria
Euphoria
You
You
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on January 24, 2022

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2022:

The Ghost and Molly McGee
The Ghost and Molly McGee
Baby Shark's Big Show!
Baby Shark's Big Show!
Danger Force
Danger Force

Tyler Perry's Young Dylan
Tyler Perry's Young Dylan
It's Pony
It's Pony
The Owl House
The Owl House
The Adventures of Paddington
The Adventures of Paddington
The Casagrandes
The Casagrandes
Big City Greens
Big City Greens
Raven's Home
Raven's Home
The Loud House
The Loud House
Toys

Popular toys and games in 2022

If you were a child on this date, then you may have had some of the following toys:

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5
The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X
Video games

Video games

Popular video games that people were playing in January 2022.

Halo Infinite 2021
Halo Infinite
Wordle 2021
Wordle
Battlefield 2042 2021
Battlefield 2042
Forza Horizon 5 2021
Forza Horizon 5
Call of Duty: Vanguard 2021
Call of Duty: Vanguard
Far Cry 6 2021
Far Cry 6
FIFA 22 2021
FIFA 22
Psychonauts 2 2021
Psychonauts 2
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart 2021
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
Resident Evil Village 2021
Resident Evil Village
Returnal 2021
Returnal
It Takes Two 2021
It Takes Two
Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on January 24.

Sharon Tate

Sharon Tate

Actress and model Deceased
Born on January 24, 1943
She was not alive on this date.

John Belushi

John Belushi

Actor Deceased
Born on January 24, 1949
He was not alive on this date.

Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali

Actress
Born on January 24, 1979
She turned 43 on this day in 2022.

Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez

Soccer player
Born on January 24, 1987
He turned 35 on this day in 2022.

USA

US President

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on January 24, 2022.

UK

UK Prime Minister

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 24, 2022 was most likely conceived around May 3, 2021.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 24, 2022 is close to October 17, 2022.

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Stats for January 24, 2022

Statistics

Here are some interesting statistics about January 24, 2022:

  • 856 days have passed since this date.
  • 122 weeks have passed.
  • 73,954,800 seconds have passed since January 24, 2022.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 86,280,600 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 38,160,676,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 12,325,800 times.
  • You have taken approximately 6,360,113 steps. That's roughly 2,827 miles.
  • 887,458 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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