What Happened on January 4, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Phil Taylor, with a 7–1 victory in the final over Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld wins his 12th PDC World Darts title, his 14th in all; his 110.94 average remains a record for the PDC World Championship final

Famous Deaths

  • Giselle Salandy, Trinidad & Tobago female boxer (b. 1987)