On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 2011

Historical Events

Album Release

"21" second studio album by Adele is released (Grammy Award for Album of the Year 2012, Brit Award for British Album of the Year, 2011 Billboard Album of the Year)

Singer-songwriter Adele
  • At least 35 died and 180 injured in a bombing at Moscow's Domodedovo airport.

Famous Deaths

  • Bernd Eichinger, German film producer and director, dies at 61
  • Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Indian classical singer (khayal form of singing, bhajans, abhangs), dies at 88
2011 Highlights

About January 24, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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