On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Philippino president Marcos ends state of siege

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray J [William Ray Norwood Jr.], McComb, Mississippi, American singer and actor (Everything You Want, Sex tape)
  • Scott Mechlowicz, American actor
  • Warren Feeney, Northern Irish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Loukas Panourgias, Greek footballer (b. 1899)