On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 2011

Historical Events

  • 27th Sundance Film Festival: "Like Crazy", directed by Drake Doremus, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 58th NHL All-Star Game, RBC Centre, Raleigh, NC: Team Lidstrom beats Team Staal, 11-10; MVP: Patrick Sharp, Chicago, LW

Sport awardAustralian Men's Tennis Open

Australian Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković wins his 2nd Australian title; beats Scotsman Andy Murray 6-4, 6-2, 6-3

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • NFL Pro Bowl, Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI: NFC beats AFC, 55-41; MVP: DeAngelo Hall, Washington Redskins, DB

Famous Weddings

  • "Chuck" actress Sarah Lancaster (30) weds attorney Matthew Jacobs in Southern California

Famous Deaths

  • John Barry [Prendergast], English film score composer (James Bond films; Born Free), dies at 77
2011 Highlights

About January 30, 2011

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius