January 1, 2008 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • A New Hampshire law legalizing civil unions for same-sex couples comes into effect.
  • Malta and Cyprus officially adopt the Euro currency and become the fourteenth and fifteenth Eurozone countries.

Deaths in History

  • Harold Corsini, American photographer, dies from a stroke at 88
  • Pratap Chandra Chunder, union minister of India (b. 1919)
  • Salvatore Bonanno, son of Joseph Bonnano (b. 1932)