THIS DAY IN HIS­TORY

The Denver Post - - NEWS -

To­day is Sun­day, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2016. There are 342 days left in the year.

IN THE NA­TION

1848: James W. Mar­shall dis­cov­ered a gold nugget at Sut­ter’s Mill in north­ern Cal­i­for­nia, a dis­cov­ery that led to the gold rush of ’49. 1935: Beer was first sold in cans in Rich­mond, Va., by the Got­tfried Krueger Brew­ing Co.

IN THE WORLD

1965: Bri­tish states­man Win­ston

Churchill died in Lon­don at age 90.

HAPPY BIRTH­DAY TO YOU

Ca­jun mu­si­cian Doug Ker­shaw is 80. Singer-song­writer Neil Di­a­mond is 75. Singer Aaron Neville is 75. Olympic gold medal gym­nast Mary Lou Ret­ton is 48. Ac­tor Ed Helms C is 42. Ac­tress Tatyana Ali is 37.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.