On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 2002

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Utah's Karl Malone becomes 2nd player in NBA history to register 34,000 career points by scoring 18 in a 90-78 win over Chicago at the Delta Center; trails only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points)


Famous Deaths

  • Ingeborg "Inge" Morath, Austrian born Magnum photographer and wife of Arthur Miller
  • Louis Salica, American flyweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1932), dies at 89
2002 Highlights

About January 30, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius