February 16 1973
Cathy freeman was born in 1973 February 16. In Mackey Queensland
Cathy wins her first gold medal at school athletics championships at the of 8.
Cathy freeman was the first Australian Aboriginal to attend the Olympic Games in 1992
Cathy freeman is named Australian of the year
Cathy freeman is awarded a gold medal at the 2002 Sydney Olympics.
2007 January 1
Adam air flight 574 disappears over Indonesia with 102 people on board
Cathy freeman begins a foundation to help indigenous Australians through their education
2009 January 1
61 people died in a night club fire in Bangkok Thailand
2012 january 6
Hot air balloon crashes in carterton new zealand killing 11 people.
2012 January 6
A suicide bomber blows himself up at a police station in Damascus Syria killing 26 people and wounding 63 people