What Happened on January 10, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 57 people are killed after an oil tanker collided with a passenger coach outside of Karachi, Pakistan
  • 72 people are killed & 169 hospitalized after a mass poisoning of beer with crocodile bile at a funeral in Mozambique

Famous Deaths

  • Francesco Rosi, Italian film director ("The Mattei Affair" - Palme d'Or 1972), dies at 92
  • Robert Stone, American novelist (Dog Soldiers, WUSA), dies from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 77