On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 2001

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Hawks retire Dominique Wilkins' No. 21 in pre-game ceremonies at Philips Arena; joins Bob Pettit and Lou Hudson as the only Hawks to have their numbers retired
  • Earthquake measuring magnitude 7.6 strikes El Salvador, killing more than 840 people

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1985)
2001 Highlights

About January 13, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn