On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Hopman Cup Tennis, Perth: Australian Nick Kyrgios beats Alexandr Dolgopolov of the Ukraine 6-3, 6-4 for an unassailable 2-0 lead and the home nation's second title

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Stewart, British DJ and broadcaster (Crackerjack), dies of a stroke at 74