On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2013

Historical Events

  • A series of Baghdad car bombings kill 17 people
  • The Bank of Japan doubles its inflation target to 2% and announces open-ended asset purchases for 2014 in the hope of ending deflation

Famous Deaths

  • Ellen Blazer [Esther Clara Blazer], Dutch TV director (Sonja), dies at 81
  • Leslie Frankenheimer, American film set designer, dies from leukaemia at 64
2013 Highlights

About January 22, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius