On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 2021

Famous Deaths

  • Don Salls, American football linebacker (Alabama) and coach (Jacksonville State University 1946-52, 1954-64), dies at 101
  • Paul Westphal, American Basketball Hall of Fame guard (NBA C'ship 1974; NBA All-Star 1977–81; Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns) and coach (NBA: Phoenix, Seattle, Sacramento), dies from glioblastoma at 70
2021 Highlights

About January 2, 2021

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Day after New Year's Day (New Zealand), New Year Holiday (United Kingdom)

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn