On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2008

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHeath Ledger

Heath Ledger, Australian-American Actor (Brokeback Mountain, The Dark Knight), dies of a drug overdose at 28

  • Miles Lerman, Polish-American activist (b. 1920)
  • Roberto Gari, American actor (b. 1920)
  • Ștefan Niculescu, Romanian composer, dies at 80