On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 2005

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
2005 Highlights

About January 21, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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