On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 2021

Historical Events

  • America records more than 3,000 deaths a day for the first time reaching 3,249, passing 375,000 deaths in total a day later

Sports History

PGA of America pulls 2022 PGA Championship from Trump National GC at Bedminster, NJ, days after supporters of President Donald Trump attacked the US Capitol

Famous Deaths

  • David Barclay, British hotel magnate (The Ritz) and multi-billionaire, dies at 86
  • Dee Rowe, American college basketball coach (UConn Huskies men's team 1969-76; 103–78 [.569]), dies at 91
  • Donald Smith, English cricket batsman (3 Tests; Sussex), dies at 97
  • Hubert Auriol, French off-road motorcyclist and auto racer (Dakar Rally 1981, 83, 92), dies from COVID-19 at 68
2021 Highlights

About January 10, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn