On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 2021

Historical Events

  • Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is arrested immediately on his return to Russia after recovering from nerve-agent poisoning [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Julian "Junior" Mance, American jazz pianist (Dinah Washington; Dizzy Gillespie), dies of a brain hemorrhage after a fall at 92
2021 Highlights

About January 17, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn

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