What Happened on January 26, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 19th Sundance Film Festival: "American Splendor", directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic

Sport awardTennis Open

91st Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Rainer Schuttler (6-2, 6-2, 6-1)

Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi

Sport awardTennis Open

91st Women's Australian Open: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-6, 3-6, 6-4)

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • Super Bowl XXXVII: Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat Oakland Raiders, 48-21 at the Qualcomm Stadium MVP: Dexter Jackson, Tampa Bay, S

Famous Birthdays

  • Robby Novak [Kid President], American internet personality (YouTube), born in Henderson, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • George Younger, 4th Viscount Younger of Leckie, British politician (b. 1931)
  • Hugh Trevor-Roper, English historian (The Last Days of Hitler), dies at 89
  • Valeriy Brumel, Soviet Olympic athlete (b. 1942)