What day of the week was January 24, 2009?

The day of the week January 24th, 2009 fell on was a Saturday.

Gérard Blanc the French singer and guitarist (b. 1947) died on this day in 2009. As did Reg Gutteridge the English sportscaster (b. 1924) , Kay Yow the American basketball player and coach (b. 1942) .

The storm Klaus makes landfall near Bordeaux the France. It subsequently would cause 26 deaths as well as extensive disruptions to public transport and power supplies.