On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 2012

Historical Events

  • "The 3:16 Game" AFC Wild Card Playof, underdogs Denver Broncos defeat Pittsburgh Steelers 29–23 with Tim Tebow connecting with Demaryius Thomas on an 80-yard touchdown pass on first scrimmage play of overtime

Famous Deaths

  • Alexis Weissenberg, Bulgarian born pianist (Levintritt Prize, 1948), and composer, dies at 82
2012 Highlights

About January 8, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sexy And I Know It - LMFAO
  • UK #1 Song: Good Feeling - Flo Rida