January 9, 1958 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in History

  • Mehmet Ali Ağca, Turkish attempted assassin of Pope John Paul II
  • Stephen Neale, British philosopher

Deaths in History

  • Paul Fechter, German writer/historian (God's Magician), dies
  • Willis Rodney Whitney, American Chemist, founder of the General Electric research laboratory, and pioneer of industrial scientific research, dies at 89