On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2012

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Victoria Azarenka becomes first Belarusian player to win Grand Slam singles title; beats Maria Sharapova of Russia 6-3, 6-0

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player
Maria Sharapova
  • Death toll from coordinated bombing attacks in Kano, Nigeria, reaches 185
2012 Highlights

About January 28, 2012

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius