- 2018 Former US Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar found guilty of molesting over 150 girls, sentenced up to 175 years in prison
1st canned beer, "Krueger's Cream Ale," is sold by American company Krueger Brewing Co.
On January 24, 1935
Japanese Sgt. Shoichi Yokoi is found hiding in a Guam jungle, where he had been since the end of World War II.
On January 24, 1972
- 1328 King Edward III of England (15) marries Philippa of Hainault (18) at York Minster, in York
- 1884 Abolitionist Frederick Douglass marries his second wife suffragist Helen Pitts
- 1978 Rose Dugdale and Eddie Gallagher become the first convicted prisoners to marry in prison in the history of the Republic of Ireland.