Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on January 2. From 1900 until now.
January 2 is under the sign of Capricorn.
Famous birthdays on this day include Christy Turlington (1969), Kate Bosworth (1983) and Tia Carrere (1967).
Several movies were released around January 2 over the years, such as Hullabaloo in 1964 directed by Edwin L. Marin and Connected in 2020 directed by Michael Rianda, Jeff Rowe.
But much more happened on January 2 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around January 2 over the years?
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Which were the important events of January 2?
- 2019 China–United States trade war (2018–present): American electronics maker Apple warns that iPhone sales are slowing significantly and the product is in weak demand, blaming trade tensions with China. The company says that it has lowered its expected fiscal earnings for the first quarter as a result, citing disappointing holiday sales figures, and that it could lose $9 billion due to the decline. (The Verge)
- 2018 Weinstein effect: Vice Media suspends two of its top executives as it investigates allegations made against them. (ABC News)
- 2017 2017 Istanbul nightclub attack: The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant claims responsibility for the attack in what it claims is a response to Turkey's actions in neighbouring Syria. (The Washington Post)
- 2016 Terrorism in India: 2016 Pathankot attack: Heavily armed terrorists, reportedly members of Jaish-e-Mohammed, attack an Indian Air Force base in Pathankot, Punjab; three security force personnel and four of the terrorists are reported to have been killed. (DNA)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2015 Adele - Hello
- 2009 Ke$ha - TiK ToK
- 2004 Mario - Let Me Love You
- 1998 R. Kelly - I'm Your Angel
- 1992 Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
- 1987 George Michael - Faith
- 1981 Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- 1976 Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- 1970 George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- 1964 The Beatles - I Feel Fine
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Top #1 Rock songs
- 2015 Elle King - Ex's & Oh's
- 2009 Three Days Grace - Break
Which were the most popular books released around January 2 over the years?
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