On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • AFC Championship, Mile High Stadium, Denver, CO: Denver Broncos beat New England Patriots, 20-18
  • NFC Championship, Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC: Carolina Panthers beat Arizona Cardinals, 49-15
  • TV drama "The X-Files" returns after 13 years, reuniting lead actors David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson and produced again by Chris Carter

Famous Deaths

  • Marvin Minsky, American artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT), dies at 88
  • Yvonne Chouteau, Native American dancer (one of the "five Moons" of Oklahoma), dies at 86