What Happened on February 1, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

103rd Men's Australian Open: Novak Đoković beats Andy Murray (7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 6-0)

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • 31st Sundance Film Festival: "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • France defeats Qatar to win the World Handball Championship

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Super Bowl XLIX: New England Patriots defeat the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. MVP: Tom Brady who becomes only the 3rd quarterback to win 4 Superbowls.

NFL Quarterback Tom Brady
NFL Quarterback
Tom Brady

Famous Deaths

  • Beryl Platt [Baroness Platt of Writtle], British Engineer, politician and CEO, dies at 91
  • Monty Oum, American Animator (RWBY), dies of an allergic reaction at 33