On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 2001

Historical Events

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

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

Actor Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks
Actress Julia Roberts
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
2001 Highlights

About January 21, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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