On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 2001

Historical Events

Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Jennifer Capriati wins her first Grand Slam title; beats Martina Hingis 6-4, 6-3

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis

Famous Deaths

  • André Prévost, Canadian composer, dies at 66
  • Stavros Damianides, Greek musician (b. 1941)
2001 Highlights

About January 27, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius