On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2016

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
2016 Highlights

About January 22, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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