On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Weddings

  • Dresden Dolls singer Amanda Palmer (34) weds author Neil Gaiman (50) in Berkley, California

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Francis, American actress (Honey West, Forbidden Planet, Pancho Villa), dies at 80
  • Pete Postlethwaite, English actor (b. 1946)
  • Richard D. Winters, American Army officer (b.1918)
  • Szeto Wah, Hong Kong politician and educationalist (b. 1931)