On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • In Belmopan, Belize, the unrest over the government's new taxes erupts into riots

Famous Deaths

  • John L. Hess, American journalist (b. 1917)
  • Parveen Babi, Indian actress (b. 1955)
  • Theun de Vries, Dutch writer (The Girl with the Red Hair), dies at 97