What Happened on January 27, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

101st Men's Australian Open: Novak Đoković beats Andy Murray (6-7, 7-6, 6-3, 6-2)

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • 11 people are killed and 32 are injured after a bus crashes down a ravine in Serta, Portugal
  • 20 police officers have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • 29th Sundance Film Festival: "Fruitvale Station", directed by Ryan Coogler, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 7 people are killed and 3 are injured after a retaining wall collapses during a football match at the Ugur Sports Facility, Turkey
  • In Port Said, Egypt, protests result in 7 people being killed and 630 are injured
  • Magnus Carlsen wins the 2013 Tata Steel Chess Tournament
  • NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 62-35
  • Spain defeats Denmark to win the 2013 World Men's Handball Championship