What Happened on January 20, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 18th Sundance Film Festival: "Personal Velocity: Three Portraits", directed by Rebecca Miller, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic

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59th Golden Globes: A Beautiful Mind, Russell Crowe, & Sissy Spacek win

  • Photographs showing al-Qaeda and Taliban suspects shackled and masked are published by the United States military

Famous Deaths

  • Carrie Hamilton, actress and singer (b. 1963)