On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 2020

Historical Events

  • Number of Coronavirus cases passes those of SARS with over 7,700 cases in China confirmed, with 170 deaths

Famous Deaths

  • Irina Laricheva, Russian trap shooter (World C'ships x 6 gold individual, team, double trap), dies at 55
  • Keith Nelson, New Zealand soccer striker (20 caps; Mount Wellington), dies at 72
  • Larry Eisenhauer, American football defensive end (AFL All-Star 1962, 63, 64, 66; Boston Patriots), dies at 79
2020 Highlights

About January 29, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius