What Happened on January 4, 2007

Historical Events

Nancy Pelosi Elected 1st Female Speaker

The 110th United States Congress convenes and elects Nancy Pelosi as the 1st female Speaker of the House

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Gannon, Australian theatre film and television producer (b. 1952)
  • Gáspár Nagy, Hungarian poet and writer (b. 1949)
  • Gren, Welsh newspaper cartoonist (b. 1934)
  • Helen Hill, American independent filmmaker (b. 1970)
  • Jan Schröder, Dutch cyclist (b. 1941)
  • Marais Viljoen, former State President of South Africa (b. 1915)
  • Osman Waqialla, Sudanese artist and calligrapher (b. 1925)
  • Sandro Salvadore, Italian footballer (b. 1939)
  • Sir Lewis Hodges, British Air Chief Marshal (b. 1918)
  • Steve Krantz, American film and TV producer (Fritz the Cat) (b. 1923)
2007 Highlights

About January 4, 2007

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn

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