On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2006

Historical Events

  • AFC Championship, Mile High Stadium, Denver: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Denver Broncos, 34-17

Historic Event

Evo Morales is inaugurated as President of Bolivia, becoming the country's first indigenous president

NBA Record

Kobe Bryant scores 81 points in a 122-104 Lakers victory over the Toronto Raptors; second-highest game total in NBA history, behind only Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game (1962)

  • NFC Championship, Qwest Stadium, Seattle: Seattle Seahawks beat Carolina Panthers, 34-14

Famous Weddings

Lisa Marie Presley

Princess of Rock and Roll Lisa Marie Presley (37) weds American guitarist and producer Michael Lockwood (44) at Kyoto, Japan

2006 Highlights

About January 22, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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