On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

75th Golden Globes: "Ladybird", "The Handmaid's Tale", Elisabeth Moss, Sterling K. Brown among the winners, Oprah Winfrey accepts Lifetime award with powerful speech

Talk show host Oprah Winfrey
Talk show host
Oprah Winfrey
Actor Joseph Fiennes
Actor
Joseph Fiennes
Actress Elisabeth Moss
Actress
Elisabeth Moss
  • It snows in the Sahara desert - 15 inches reported in Aïn Séfra, Northwest Algeria
  • Sydney, Australia has its hottest day for 80 years as Penrith reaches 47.3 degrees

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Mae Hays [McCabe], American military officer and US military's 1st female General, dies from a heart attack at 97
  • Isabelle "France" Gall, French pop singer (Donner Pour Donner, Sacré Charlemagne), dies from cancer at 70
  • Peter Sutherland, Irish businessman (Allied Irish Banks) and politician (Fine Gael), dies at 71