On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 25th Sundance Film Festival: "Precious" based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • 57th NHL All-Star Game, Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec: East beats West, 12-11, SO; MVP: Alexei Kovalev, Montreal Canadiens, RW

Famous Deaths

  • Kim Manners, American television producer and director (b. 1951)