On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 2001

Historical Events

  • A report reveals that doctor and former GP Harold Shipman has potentially killed hundreds of patients

Famous Deaths

  • Nancy Parsons, American actress (b. 1942)
2001 Highlights

About January 5, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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