What Happened on January 17, 2010

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

67th Golden Globes: Avatar, Jeff Bridges, & Sandra Bullock win

  • A dragon boat from Chung Ling High School capsizes and collides with a tugboat amid strong currents in Penang, Malaysia, killing 6 people and injuring 12

Famous Deaths

  • Daisuke Gouri, Japanese seiyu (b. 1952)
  • Gaines Adams, American football player (b. 1983)
  • Jyoti Basu, Indian politician (b. 1914)