On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 2018

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 'Bomb Cyclone' hits US Northeast prompting flooding and snow in New York subway system
  • Liverpool and Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah is named African Football Player of the Year
  • Truck hits a train near Kroonstad city, South Africa killing 19 passengers

Famous Deaths

  • Ray Thomas, English rock vocalist and flautist (Moody Blues-Legend Of A Mind), dies at 76