On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 2002

Historical Events

  • The Canadian Dollar sets all-time low against the US Dollar (US$0.6179).

Famous Deaths

  • Peggy Lee [Norma Delores Egstrom], American singer ("Fever"; "Is That All There Is?"), songwriter ("MaƱana"), and actress (Pete Kelly's Blues; Lady and the Tramp), dies of a heart attack at 81
2002 Highlights

About January 21, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (United States)

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