On This Day

January 22, 2003 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Last successful contact with NASA spacecraft Pioneer 10, one of the most distant man-made objects

Deaths in History

  • Bill Mauldin, American cartoonist famous for his World War II cartoons depicting American soldiers (Pulitzer-1945, 59), dies of Alzheimer's disease and a bathtub scalding at 81