On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

58th Golden Globes: "Gladiator", Tom Hanks, & Julia Roberts win

Actor Tom Hanks
Actor
Tom Hanks
Actress Julia Roberts
Actress
Julia Roberts
  • Pittsburgh Penguins beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4-0 in first-ever NHL game featuring 2 European trained coaches; Czech Ivan Hlinka behind the bench for Pittsburgh, and Fin Alpo Suhonen, Chicago

Famous Deaths

  • Byron de la Beckwith, American white supremacist, dies at 80