What Happened on January 5, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bill Cowher resigns as head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers

NFL Head Coach Bill Cowher
NFL Head Coach
Bill Cowher

Famous Deaths

  • Chih Ree Sun, Chinese-American physicist and poet (b. 1923)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Momofuku Ando, Taiwanese-Japanese inventor of instant noodles and cup noodles, die of heart failure at 96

Inventor of Instant Noodles Momofuku Ando
Inventor of Instant Noodles
Momofuku Ando