On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 2014

Historical Events

  • 5 people are killed in a Mitsubishi Materials chemical plant, Yokkaichi, Japan
  • Taliban suicide car bomb assassinates senior police officer Chaudhry Aslam and kills three others in Pakistan, Pakistan
  • Yaya Toure wins African Footballer of the Year

Famous Deaths

  • Dale T. Mortensen, American economist and Nobel laureate, dies at 74
2014 Highlights

About January 9, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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