This Day in History :: 24 January
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24 January 1993 : Ashley Jade Stern: Daughter of radio personality Howard Stern
24 January 1977 : Lenka Cenkova: Trinec, Czechoslovakia -- Tennis star (1995 Futures-Vaihingen-GER)
24 January 1976 : Laure Belleville: Miss Universe - France (1996)
24 January 1976 : Shae-Lynn Bourne: Ontario, Canada -- Pairs skater (Bourne & Kraatz)
24 January 1975 : Danielle Connors: Miss Virginia USA (1996)
24 January 1974 : Kristy Sargeant: Edmonton, Alberta -- Ice pairs (1994 Skate Canada)
24 January 1974 : Layla Linn: Miss New Mexico USA (1996)
24 January 1974 : Tim Biakabutuka: Running back (Carolina Panthers)
24 January 1973 : Chris Ferraro: Port Jefferson -- NHL right wing (Olympics 94, New York Rangers)
24 January 1973 : Erik Gervais: Valleyfield, Quebec -- Kayaker (1996 Olympics)

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24 January 1998 : Jay Monahan: Husband of Katie Couric, dies of cancer at 42
24 January 1997 : Callum Alexander MacDonald: Historian, dies at 49
24 January 1996 : Sandor Iharos: Athlete, dies at 65
24 January 1996 : Ursula Heathcote Nicholls: Campaigner, dies at 75
24 January 1995 : Ian Prestt: English ornithologist, dies at 65
24 January 1995 : Victor Reinganum: Artist, dies at 87
24 January 1995 : Wim H Sinnige: Amsterdam PvdA alderman of Finance, dies at 60
24 January 1994 : Michalis Vranopoulos: Head of Greek state bank, murdered at 48
24 January 1993 : Thurgood Marshall: 1st black Supreme Court Justice (1967-91), dies at 84
24 January 1993 : Ugur Mumcu: Turkish journalist (Cumhuriyet Murder)

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24 January 1994 : Dow Jones closes above 3,900 for 1st time (3,914.48)
24 January 1993 : 14th annual star-athon $24,000,000
24 January 1993 : Polish ferry boat John Heweliusz sinks, 52 killed
24 January 1993 : Soyuz TM-16 launches
24 January 1993 : US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Davis
24 January 1991 : "Les Miserables, " opens at Theatre St. Denis, Montreal
24 January 1990 : Japanese MUSES-A (Hiten) launched towards moon
24 January 1989 : 1st reported case of AIDS transmitted by heterosexual oral sex
24 January 1988 : 1st WWF Royal Rumble - Jim Duggan wins
24 January 1988 : 76th Australian Mens Tennis: M Wilander beats P Cash (63 67 36 61 86)

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