What Happened on January 14, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 16th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: The Social Network wins Best Film
  • Ben Ali, former Tunisian president, fled the country to Saudi Arabia after popular protests (dubbed as Jasmine Revolution) requesting his departure.
  • Stampede near Sabarimala in Kerala, India kills 104 devotees and injures 100 more

Famous Weddings

  • "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actor James Marsters (48) weds longtime girlfriend Patricia Rahman in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Trish Keenan, lead vocalist of English band Broadcast (b. 1968)