On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 2020

Historical Events

Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

73rd British Film awards (BAFTAS): "1917" Best Film, Sam Mendes Best Director, Renée Zellweger, Joaquin Phoenix best actors

Actress Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
Film Director Sam Mendes
Film Director
Sam Mendes
Actor Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix

Sport awardAustralian Men's Tennis Open

Australian Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković of Serbia rallies to beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 for a record-extending eighth title at Melbourne Park

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
  • Palindrome Day: the date 02022020 reads the same forward and backward including in the US and China (last one like this 11 November 1111)

Sport awardSuper Bowl

Super Bowl LIV, Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL: Kansas City Chiefs beat San Francisco 49ers, 31-20; MVP: Patrick Mahomes, KC Chiefs, QB; Chiefs' 1st victory in 50 years

NFL Quarterback Patrick Mahomes
NFL Quarterback
Patrick Mahomes

Famous Deaths

  • Ivan Král, Czech-American bass player, songwriter, record producer (Patti Smith; Iggy Pop; John Waite), and filmmaker, dies of cancer at 71
2020 Highlights

About February 2, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius