On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1999

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

49th NHL All-Star Game, Ice Palace, Tampa, FL: North America beats World, 8-6; MVP: Wayne Gretzky, NY Rangers, C

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

56th Golden Globes: "Saving Private Ryan", Jim Carrey, and Cate Blanchett win

Actress Cate Blanchett
Actress
Cate Blanchett
Actor and Comedian Jim Carrey
Actor and Comedian
Jim Carrey
Cinematographer Janusz Kamiński
Cinematographer
Janusz Kamiński
  • David Duval eagles the 18th hole for a final round 59 to win the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic at PGA West; becomes only the 3rd player to fire a sub-60 round on the PGA Tour