What Happened on January 26, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

102nd Men's Australian Open: Stanislas Wawrinka beats Rafael Nadal (6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3)

Tennis Player Rafael Nadal
Tennis Player
Rafael Nadal
  • 21 people are killed after a tourist boat capsizes off the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  • 30th Sundance Film Festival: "Whiplash", directed by Damien Chazelle, wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic

Music awardsMusic Awards

56th Grammy Awards: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde, and Daft Punk win

Singer Lorde
  • NFL Pro Bowl: Team Rice beats Team Sanders 22-21

Famous Weddings

  • "The Bachelor" star Sean Lowe (30) weds graphic designer Catherine Giudici (27) at the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore in Santa Barbara, California

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Gola, American basketball player, dies at 81