What Happened on January 13, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

28th People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Julia Roberts win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Kelsey Grammer, Ray Romano & Jennifer Aniston win (TV)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In a controversial move, Marty Schottenheimer is fired as head coach of the Washington Redskins after just one season

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Shuster, Canadian comedian (b. 1916)
  • Gregorio Fuentes, Cuban fisherman, reputed model for Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea (b. 1897)
  • Ted Demme, American film director (b. 1963)