On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2016

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
2016 Highlights

About January 28, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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