On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 2016

Historical Events

  • Sixth republican presidential candidates debate hosted by Fox, held in North Charleston, South Carolina

Famous Deaths

Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman, English actor (Die Hard, Harry Potter franchise), dies of cancer at 69

  • René Angélil, Canadian music executive, actor and director (Omertà, L'apparition), and husband of Céline Dion, dies of throat cancer at 73
2016 Highlights

About January 14, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn