What Happened on January 12, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

"True Detective", a crime-drama starring Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey, debuts on HBO

  • 71st Golden Globes: "12 Years a Slave", Matthew McConaughey, & Cate Blanchett win
  • Stephen Bunting and Lisa Ashton win the 2014 BDO World Darts Championship

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Woody Allen receives the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards

Actor, Screenwriter & Director Woody Allen
Actor, Screenwriter & Director
Woody Allen

Famous Deaths

  • Gyula Torok, Hungarian Olympic Champion Boxer, dies at 75