On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2008

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
2008 Highlights

About January 22, 2008

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius