On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Former White House strategist Steve Bannon leaves Breitbart News after his criticism of the White House in "Fire and the Fury" book
  • Mudslides sweep away 100 houses in Montecito, California, killing at least 20, on land stripped bare by recent fires

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Trump cancels program allowing 200,000 San Salvadoreans temporary status to live in the US

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • The first same-sex marriages take place in Australia after legislation passed a month ago

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Swimmer and 12-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte weds model Kayla Rae Reid in Florida

Swimmer Ryan Lochte
Swimmer
Ryan Lochte

Famous Deaths

  • Karin von Aroldingen, German ballet dancer (NYC Ballet Co), dies at 76
  • Odvar Nordli, 21st Prime Minister of Norway (Labour: 1976-81), dies at 90
  • Terence Marsh, British production designer (Oliver!, Dr. Zhivago, Spaceballs), dies of cancer at 86
  • Tommy Lawrence, Scottish football player and goalkeeper (Liverpool, Tranmere Rovers), dies at 77