What Happened on January 9, 1997

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • After 5 days missing, Tony Bullimore rescued alive after his boat capsized in Southern Ocean

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Heart attacks sends Frank Sinatra back to hospital

Singer/Actor Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra

Famous Birthdays

  • Lauryn McClain, American actress and singer

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Osobka-Morawski, prime minister of Poland (1945-47), dies
  • Junaidu ibn Buhari, scholar, dies at 90