On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Winter storm conditions strand 500 motorists for 24 hours on the New Jersey turnpike in Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Simmons, British writer and film director (The Optimists of Nine Elms), dies at 93
  • Cecil Parkinson, British politician (C), dies at 84