20 facts from the year i was born


  1. Jan 1st 89th Rose Bowl: #8 Oklahoma beats #7 Washington State, 34-14

  2. Jan 1st 69th Sugar Bowl: #4 Georgia beats #16 Florida State, 26-13

  3. Jan 2nd 69th Orange Bowl: #5 Southern California beats #3 Iowa, 38-17

  4. Jan 3rd 5th BCS National Championship: #2 Ohio State beats #1 Miami, 31-24, at 32nd Fiesta Bowl

  5. Rock musician Pete Townhead was accused of having indecent pictures of children but he was later cleared

  6. Tampa bay beat Oakland in the super bowl 48 to 21

7. Jan 16th The Space Shuttle Columbia takes off for mission STS-107 which would be its final one. Columbia disintegrated 16 days later on re-entry.

8. Jan 17th 8th Critics' Choice Movie Awards: Chicago wins Best Film

9. Jan 18th A bushfire kills 4 people and destroys more than 500 homes in Canberra, Australia.

10. Jan 19th AFC Championship Game: Oakland Raiders beat Tennessee Titans 41-24