What Happened on January 24th, 2006

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

After losing the federal election to Stephen Harper, Paul Martin resigns as leader of the Liberal party

21st Prime Minister of Canada Paul Martin
21st Prime Minister of Canada
Paul Martin
Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper
Prime Minister of Canada
Stephen Harper

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Penn, American actor (b. 1965)
  • Fayard Nicholas, American tap dancer, one-half of The Nicholas Brothers (b. 1914)
  • Schafik Handal, Salvadoran politician