On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 2001

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 67th Sugar Bowl: #3 Miami beats #7 Florida, 37-20
  • Sila Calderón becomes the first female Governor of Puerto Rico.

Famous Deaths

  • Teri Diver, American actress (b. 1971)
  • William P. Rogers, American Republican politician and US secretary of state (1969-73) dies at 87