On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Seventh Republican presidential candidates debate hosted by Fox, held in Des Moines, Iowa

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Kantner, American rock singer and guitarist (Jefferson Airplane), dies following a heart attack at 74
  • Signe Toly Anderson, American singer, founding member of Jefferson Airplane, dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 74