On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 2010

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 76th Sugar Bowl: #5 Florida beats #3 Cincinnati, 51-24
  • 96th Rose Bowl: #8 Ohio State beats #7 Oregon, 26-17
  • New FINA rules re competition swimsuits come into effect; all body-length swimsuits banned; men's suits to maximally cover from the waist to knee, and women's from shoulder to knee; fabric must be a "textile" or woven material
  • Suicide car bomb detonates at a volleyball tournament in Lakki Marwat, Pakistan, killing 105 and injuring 100