January 10, 2005 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • A mudslide occurs in La Conchita, California, killing 10 people, injuring many more and closing the Highway 101, the main coastal corridor between San Francisco and Los Angeles, for 10 days.

Deaths in History

  • Erwin Hillier, British cinematographer (b. 1911)
  • James Forman, American civil rights leader (b. 1928)
  • Jos├ęphine-Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Princess of Belgium, dies at 77
  • Metropolitan Wasyly Fedak, primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada (b. 1909)