On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 17 temperature records broken in South Australia including highest ever recorded for capital Adelaide at 46.6C
  • Search for missing Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala is called off after rescuers fail to find aircraft that disappeared from radar over English Channel 3 days earlier; search resumes funded by soccer community donations; wreckage discovered Feb 3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US government recognises Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country's President

Venezuelan Politician Juan Guaidó
Venezuelan Politician
Juan Guaidó