What Happened on January 2, 2015

Historical Events

Event of Interest

The Economist lists Daniel Kahneman as the 7th most influential economist in the world

Famous Deaths

  • "Little" Jimmy Dickens, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), dies at 94
  • Bob Gilmore, Irish keyboard player (Trio Scordatura), educator, and musicologist (Harry Partch: A Biography), dies of cancer at 53
2015 Highlights

About January 2, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn

Holidays: Day after New Year's Day (New Zealand), New Year Holiday (United Kingdom)

Music Charts