On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 2016

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 artificial intelligence computer scientist (MIT), dies at 88
  • Yvonne Chouteau, Native American dancer (one of the "five Moons" of Oklahoma), dies at 86
2016 Highlights

About January 24, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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