On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 2017

Historical Events

  • AFC Championship, Gillette Stadium, Foxborough: New England Patriots beat Pittsburgh Steelers, 36-17
  • Chile declares a State of Emergency and requests international assistance as wildfires rage out of control
  • NFC Championship, Georgia Dome, Atlanta: Atlanta Falcons beat Green Bay Packers, 44-21

Famous Deaths

  • Jaki Liebesit, German rock drummer (Can), dies at 78
  • Pete Overend Watts, English bass guitar player (Mott the Hoople - "All Young Dudes"), dies from throat cancer at 69
2017 Highlights

About January 22, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius