On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 2016

Historical Events

  • American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan unveils newest exhibit replica skeleton of a Titanosaur dinosaur (found 2010 Argentina), largest known dinosaur at 70 tons, 37m
  • Islamist militants attack a hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso killing 28, injuring 56

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Haggerty, American actor (Grizzly Adams), dies of cancer at 73
  • Noreen Corcoran, American actress (Bachelor Father), dies at 72
2016 Highlights

About January 15, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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