Historical Events In January - 24
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1990 Japanese MUSES-A (Hiten) launched towards moon on January - 24.
1990 Madge Bellamy, actress (White Zombie), dies at 87 on January - 24.
1991 George Gobel, comedian, dies of a heart attack at 71 on January - 24.
1992 Charles Moulin, French actor (French Tarzan), dies on this day in history.
1993 14th annual star-athon $24,000,000 on January - 24.
1993 Former Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall dies in Bethesda, Maryland, at age 84 on this day in history.
1993 Polish ferry boat John Heweliusz sinks, 52 killed on January - 24.
1993 Soyuz TM-16 launches on this day in history.
1993 US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Davis on January - 24.
1993 Thurgood Marshall, 1st black supreme court justice (1967-91), dies 84 on this day in history.
1994 Dow Jones closes above 3,900 for first time (3,914.48) on January - 24.
1994 Michalis Vranopoulos, head of Greek state bank, murdered at 48 on January - 24.
1995 Ian Prestt, English ornithologist, dies at 65 on January - 24.
1996 Sandor Iharos, athlete, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1997 Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian, dies at 49 on January - 24.
2007 The Israeli Ministry of Justice announces that the President of Israel, Moshe Katsav, will be charged with rape and abuse of power on this day in history.
2009 On January - 24 pope Benedict XVI rescinds e excommunications of four bishops consecrated wiout papal consent in 1988 by Archbishop marcel Lefebvre.
2011 On January - 24 37 people are killed and more than 180 others wounded in a bombing at Domodedovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia.
2011 At least 35 died and 180 injured in a bombing at Moscow's Domodedovo airport on this day in history.
2013 On January - 24 17 people are killed and 34 are injured in a bus crash in Taperas, Bolivia
2018 On this day in history former US Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar found guilty of molesting over 150 girls, sentenced up to 175 years in prison
2018 UK charity Presidents Club forced to close after revelations of sexual harassment at event revealed by the "Financial Times" on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history scientists in China report in the journal Cell the creation of the first monkey clones using somatic cell nuclear transfer, named Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua.