On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 18th Sundance Film Festival: "Personal Velocity: Three Portraits", directed by Rebecca Miller, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

59th Golden Globes: "A Beautiful Mind", Russell Crowe, & Sissy Spacek win

  • Photographs showing al-Qaeda and Taliban suspects shackled and masked are published by the United States military

Famous Deaths

  • Carrie Hamilton, American actress (Fame), dies at 38