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January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 337 days remaining (338 in leap years). Look up December in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... January is the first month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... Look up February in Wiktionary, the free dictionary February is the second month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... January 2 is the second day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 11 is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 21 is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 31 goooz booz Gregorian calendar. ... January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... January 2006 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → 31 January 2006 (Tuesday) U.S. President George W. Bush delivers the State of the Union Address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress (the House of Representatives and the Senate). ... January 28, 2005 Riggs Bank agrees to pay a $16 million fine after pleading guilty to violating the Bank Secrecy Act by hiding transfers of millions of dollars in accounts controlled by Chilean despot Augusto Pinochet and top officials of Equatorial Guinea. ... January 28, 2004 Milan Babic, the former leader of the breakaway Republic of Serbian Krajina (now re-incorporated into Croatia), pleads guilty to crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. ... January 28, 2003 An election in the state of Oregon to pass an temporary three-year income tax failed with 54% of the votes voting against and 44% voting for. ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... A leap year (or intercalary year) is a year containing an extra day or month in order to keep the calendar year in sync with an astronomical or seasonal year. ...

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Events January 26 - Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor visits Pope Gregory VII as a penitent, asking him remove sentence of excommunication Robert Curthose instigates his first insurrection against his father, William the Conqueror Seljuk Turks capture Nicaea Süleyman I of Rüm becomes the leader of the Sultanate of... In 1077, the Holy Roman Emperor, Henry IV, asked the Pope, Gregory VII, for forgiveness during the Investiture Controversy, a conflict inspired, at least in part, by Gregorian Reform. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... HEINRIC·IMP[ERATOR], Emperor Henry Henry IV (November 11, 1050 – August 7, 1106) was King of Germany from 1056 and Emperor from 1084, until his abdication in 1105. ... Events January 3 - Pope Leo X excommunicates Martin Luther in the papal bull Decet Romanum Pontificem. ... Luther Before the Diet of Worms, photogravure after the historicist painting by Anton von Werner (1843-1915) in the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart The Diet of Worms was a general assembly (a Diet) of the estates of the Holy Roman Empire that took place in Worms, a small town on the Rhine... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... Events January 16 - Grand Duke Ivan IV of Muscovy becomes the first Tsar of Russia. ... Edward Tudor redirects here; for another (though unlikely) Edward Tudor, see a putative younger son of Henry VII of England, who, if existed, would be the uncle of this Edward Edward VI (12 October 1537–6 July 1553) was King of England and King of Ireland from 28 January 1547... Protestantism is a general grouping of denominations within Christianity. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the British Isles Languages English (de facto) Capital London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001 Census) – Density Ranked 1st... Events January - articles of Warsaw Confederation signed, sanctioning religious freedom in Poland. ... The Warsaw Confederation (January 28, 1573) was an important event in the history of Poland, and is considered as the beginning of religious freedom in Poland The religious tolerance in Poland had much longer tradition and was de facto policy during the reign of the recently deceased king Sigismund II... Freedom of religion is the individuals right or freedom to hold whatever religious beliefs he or she wishes, or none at all. ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford, more commonly known as Horace Walpole, (September 24, 1717 – March 2, 1797), was a politician, writer and forerunner of the Gothic revival. ... Look up Serendipity in Wiktionary, the free dictionary For other uses, see Serendipity (disambiguation). ... 1788 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Bicentennial Monument at Botany Bay Botany Bay is a bay in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, a few kilometres south of the central business district. ... 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Pride and Prejudice book cover Pride and Prejudice is the most famous of Jane Austens novels, and its opening is one of the most famous lines in English literature— Its manuscript was first written between 1796 and 1797, and was initially called First Impressions, but was never published under... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Fabian Gottlieb Thaddeus von Bellingshausen (Russian: ; Faddey Faddeyevich Bellinsgauzen) (September 20, 1778–January 13, 1852) served as a naval officer of the Russian Empire and commanded the second Russian expedition to circumnavigate the globe. ... Mikhail Petrovich Lazarev (Лазарев, Михаил Петрович in Russian) (November 3, 1788 — April 11, 1851), Russian fleet commander and explorer, Admiral (1843). ... Greek ἀνταρκτικός, opposite the arctic) is a continent surrounding the Earths South Pole. ... Antarctica is a continent encompassing the southern extremity of Earth, and containing the Earths South Pole. ... 1846 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Combatants Great Britain Sikhs Commanders Sir Harry Smith Runjoor Singh Strength Casualties {{{notes}}} The Battle of Aliwal was fought on January 28, 1846, between the British and the Sikhs. ... Lieutenant-General Harry George Wakelyn Smith (28 June 1787-12 October 1860) was a notable English soldier and military commander of the early 19th century. ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... A locomotive (from lat. ... The Atlantic Ocean is Earths second-largest ocean, covering approximately one-fifth of its surface. ... For other meanings of Pacific, see Pacific (disambiguation). ... The Panama Railway or Panama Railroad was the worlds first transcontinental railroad. ... 1871 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... The Yale Daily News, the oldest college daily, has been published by Yale University students in New Haven, Connecticut since January 28, 1878. ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... A winter storm is a storm where the dominant forms of precipitation are forms that occur only at cold temperatures, such as snow or sleet, or a rainstorm where ground temperatures are cold enough to allow ice to form. ... Official language(s) English Capital Helena Largest city Billings Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 4th 381,156 km² 410 km 1,015 km 1 44°26 N to 49° N 104°2 W to 116°2 W Population  - Total (2000)  - Density Ranked 44th 902,195 2. ... Snow crystal A snowflake is an aggregate of snow crystals that form while falling in and below a cloud. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... The Carnegie Institution of Washington (CIW) is a foundation established by Andrew Carnegie in 1902 to support scientific research. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... Andrew Carnegie (November 25, 1835 – August 11, 1919) was a Scottish-American businessman, a major philanthropist, and the founder of the Carnegie Steel Company which later became U.S. Steel. ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Combatants United States and Cuban rebel forces Spain Casualties 2,446 combat dead or wounded (US only) Cubans and Filipinos not counted. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Congress in Joint Session. ... Coast Guard shield The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a military branch of the United States involved in maritime law, mariner assistance and search and rescue, among other duties of any coast guard. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... Louis D. Brandeis Louis Dembitz Brandeis (November 13, 1856 - October 3, 1941) was an important American litigator, Justice, advocate of privacy, and developer of the Brandeis Brief. ... The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest judicial body in the U.S.. As the highest court, it provides the leadership of the judicial branch of the U.S. federal government. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... General Pancho Villa // Overview José Doroteo Arango Arámbula (June 5, 1878 (date disputed) – July 20, 1923) — better known by his nom de guerre Francisco Villa or, in its diminutive form, Pancho Villa — was one of the foremost leaders and best known generals of the Mexican Revolution, between 1911 and... This article is about light rail systems in general. ... Nickname: The City by the Bay Official website: http://www. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... The Civil War in Finland was fought from January to May 1918, between the Reds (punaiset), i. ... For the Danish youth organization, see Rebel (Denmark) A rebellion is, in the most general sense, a refusal to accept authority. ... Province Southern Finland Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki City manager Jussi Pajunen Official languages Finnish, Swedish Area  - total  - land ranked 342nd 185. ... The Senate of Finland combined the functions of cabinet and supreme court in the Grand Duchy of Finland between 1816 to 1917. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... In a number of wars, huge numbers of soldiers died without their remains being identified. ... Arc de Triomphe The Arc de Triomphe is a monument in Paris that stands in the centre of the Place de lÉtoile, at the western end of the Champs-Élysées. ... The Eiffel Tower, the tallest structure in Paris, has become the international symbol of the city. ... Combatants Allies: • Serbia, • Russia, • France, • Romania, • Belgium, • British Empire and Dominions, • United States, • Italy, • ...and others Central Powers: • Germany, • Austria-Hungary, • Ottoman Empire, • Bulgaria Casualties Military dead: 5 million Civilian dead: 3 million Total: 8 million Full list Military dead: 3 million Civilian dead: 3 million Total: 6 million Full... 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will take you to a full 1932 calendar). ... Shanghai (Chinese: 上海 pinyin: (help· info); Shanghainese: Zanhe ), situated on the banks of the Yangtze River Delta, is Chinas largest city. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... A ski tow, also called rope tow, is a mechanised system for pulling skiers uphill. ... Motto: E pluribus unum (1789 to present) (Latin: Out of Many, One) In God We Trust (1956 to present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York, New York Official language(s) None at federal level; English de facto Government • President  â€¢ Vice President Federal republic... Official language(s) None Capital Montpelier Largest city Burlington Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 43rd 24,923 km² 130 km 260 km 3. ... 1970 land speed record being set at Bonneville Salt Flats by Gary Gabelich Land Speed Records 1898-2002 The information below is for self-propelled wheeled vehicles travelling over open ground. ... A public road is a road that is open to common use by the general population. ... Rudolf Caracciola Rudolf Caracciola (b. ... Mercedes-Benz W195 1938 Mercedes-Benz W195 specifications Engine: MD 25 DAB/3 60 Degree V12 Position: Front Longitudinal Aspiration: Twin Roots superchargers Valvetrain: DOHC 2 valves per cylinder Displacement: 5577 cc / 340. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... Combatants Allies: • Poland, • UK & Commonwealth, • France/Free France, • Soviet Union, • USA, • China, ...and others Axis: • Germany, • Italy, • Japan, ...and others Casualties Military dead: 17 million Civilian dead: 33 million Total: 50 million Full list Military dead: 8 million Civilian dead: 4 million Total: 12 million Full list World War II... The Burma Road is a road linking Burma (now Myanmar) and China. ... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Bluenose is winning a 1926 race against Columbia on this postage stamp of 1929. ... Italian ship-rigged vessel Amerigo Vespucci in New York Harbor, 1976 A ship is a large, sea-going watercraft, sometimes with multiple decks. ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Photo of Charles Starkweather taken by the Nebraska department of corrections, 1958 Charles Starkweather (November 24, 1938 – June 25, 1959) was a spree killer who murdered 11 victims in Nebraska and Wyoming, USA during a road trip with his underage girlfriend Caril Ann Fugate and became a national fascination, eventually... Caril Ann Fugate (born 1943) was the thirteen-year-old accomplice of spree killer Charles Starkweather. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1973 calendar). ... Barnaby Jones was a detective series which ran on CBS from 1973 to 1980. ... For other uses, see CBS (disambiguation). ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Army is the branch of the United States armed forces which has primary responsibility for land-based military operations. ... James L. Dozier is a US Army Brigadier General, kidnapped by the leftist Italian Red Brigade terrorist group in December of 1981. ... It has been suggested that Terrorist be merged into this article or section. ... The Red Brigades (Brigate Rosse) are a militant group located in Italy. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Challenger breaks apart 73 seconds into its final mission, STS-51-L. Space Shuttle Challenger (NASA Orbiter Vehicle Designation: OV-099) was NASAs second Space Shuttle orbiter to be put into service, after Columbia. ... U.S. Space Shuttle astronaut Bruce McCandless II using a manned maneuvering unit (MMU) outside the Challenger in 1984. ... NASA Image of the final solid rocket booster (right) being mated to a Delta II rocket (blue). ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Joseph Lyle (Lyle) Menendez (born January 10, 1968) and brother Erik Galen (Erik) Menendez (born November 27, 1971) were arrested for the murders of their parents in 1989. ... Eric is a male name, originating in Scandinavia. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Date January 28, 1996 Stadium Sun Devil Stadium City Tempe, Arizona MVP Larry Brown, Cornerback Favorite Cowboys by 13 1/2 National anthem Vanessa Williams Coin toss Joe Montana representing previous Super Bowl MVPs Referee Red Cashion Halftime show Diana Ross Attendance 76,347 TV in the United States Network... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames The Boys Team colors Royal Blue, Metallic Silver, Blue, and White Head Coach Bill Parcells Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones Fight song {{{song}}} Mascot Rowdy [2] Local radio Flagship stations: KLUV (98. ... City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Other nicknames None Team colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher Owner Dan Rooney General manager Kevin Colbert Fight song None Mascot None Local radio Flagship stations: WDVE (102. ... In American sports, a Most Valuable Player (MVP) award is an honor typically bestowed upon the best performing player or players on a specific team, in an entire league, or for a particular contest or series of contests. ... Larry Brown For other people of the same name, see Larry Brown (disambiguation). ... Tempe is a variant spelling for the food Tempeh. ... Official language(s) English Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 6th 295,254 km² 500 km 645 km 0. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII in Roman) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Arista Records was founded in 1975 by Clive Davis, and named after his secondary school honor society. ... Clive Jay Davis (born April 4, 1934) is the founder of Arista Records, and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a nonperformer. ... An example of a Hollywood Walk of Fame star, for the film actress Carole Lombard. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Manila (Filipino: Maynila) is the capital of the Philippines. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... The Ford Motor Company (usually called Ford; sometimes called FoMoCo), NYSE: F is a multinational corporation that manufactures automobiles. ... AB Volvo (or Aktiebolaget Volvo) is a world-leading Swedish manufacturer of commercial vehicles, buses and construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, aerospace components and services. ... The Washington Post is the largest and oldest newspaper in Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... Motto: Spanish: El Ecuador ha sido, es y será país Amazónico (English: Ecuador has been, is, and will always be an Amazonian country) Anthem: Salve, Oh Patria Capital Quito Largest city Guayaquil Official language(s) Spanish1 Government President Vice-President Alfredo Palacio Alejandro Serrano Independence From Spain 24... Sun Country Airlines B727-200 The Boeing 727 is a large, single-aisle (narrow-body) commercial jet airliner carrying as many as 189 passengers. ... The Andes between Chile and Argentina Computer generated image of the Andes, made from a digital elevation model with a resolution of 30 arcseconds The Andes is a vast mountain range forming a continuous chain of highland along the western coast of South America. ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... The September Dossier is the name given to a document published by the British government on 24 September 2002. ... Lord Hutton James Brian Edward Hutton, Baron Hutton, PC (born 29 June 1932), is a former British Law Lord. ... The Hutton Inquiry was a British judicial inquiry chaired by Lord Hutton, appointed by the British government to investigate the death of a government weapons expert, Dr. David Kelly. ... This article is about the United Nations, for other uses of UN see UN (disambiguation) Official languages English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic Secretary-General Kofi Annan (since 1997) Established October 24, 1945 Member states 191 Headquarters New York City, NY, USA Official site http://www. ... Dr. David Christopher Kelly CMG (May 17, 1944 – July 17, 2003) was an employee of the United Kingdom (UK) Ministry of Defence (MoD), an expert in biological warfare, and a former United Nations weapons inspector in Iraq. ...

Births

Events University of Freiburg founded. ... Henry VII (January 28, 1457 - April 21, 1509), King of England, Lord of Ireland (August 22, 1485 – April 21, 1509), was the founder and first patriarch of the Tudor dynasty. ... 1509 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... Ludolph van Ceulen (28 January 1540–31 December 1610) was a German mathematician who emigrated to the Netherlands. ... // Events January 7 - Galileo Galilei discovers the Galilean moons of Jupiter. ... Events January 15 - Russia cedes Livonia and Estonia to Poland February 24 - Pope Gregory XIII implements the Gregorian Calendar. ... John Barclay (January 28, 1582 — August 15, 1621) was a Scottish satirist and Latin poet. ... Events February 9 - Gregory XV is elected pope. ... 1597 1598 1599 - 1600 - 1601 1602 1603 |- | align=center colspan=2 | Decades: 1570s 1580s 1590s - 1600s - 1610s 1620s 1630s |- | align=center | Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century |} // Events January January 1 - Scotland adopts January 1st as being New Years Day February February 17 - Giordano Bruno burned at the... Clement IX, né Giulio Rospigliosi (January 28, 1600 - December 9, 1669) was pope from 1667 to 1669. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... Events March 18 - Sissinios formally crowned Emperor of Ethiopia May 14 - Protestant Union founded in Auhausen. ... Giovanni Alfonso Borelli. ... Events January 24 - King Charles II of England disbands Parliament August 7 - The brigantine Le Griffon, which was commissioned by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, is towed to the southern end of the Niagara River, to become the first ship to sail the upper Great Lakes. ... Events June 23 - Henry Hudsons crew maroons him, his son and 7 others in a boat November 1 - At Whitehall Palace in London, William Shakespeares romantic comedy The Tempest is presented for the first time. ... Johannes Hevelius Johannes Hevelius (Latin), also called (in German) Johann Hewelke or Johannes Hewel, or Jan Heweliusz (Polish), (born January 28, 1611 – died January 28, 1687), was a councillor and mayor in Danzig (GdaÅ„sk). ... Events March 19 - The men under explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle murder him while searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River. ... Events January 1 - In the Gregorian calendar, January 1 is declared as the first day of the year, instead of March 25. ... Adrien Auzout ( January 28th, 1622– May 23rd, 1691) was a French astronomer. ... Events March 5 - French troops under Marshal Louis-Francois de Boufflers besiege the Spanish-held town of Mons March 20 - Leislers Rebellion - New governor arrives in New York - Jacob Leisler surrenders after standoff of several hours March 29 - Siege of Mons ends to the city’s surrender May 6... Events January 18 - Frederick I becomes King of Prussia. ... Charles Marie de La Condamine (January 28, 1701 - February 4, 1774) was a French geographer and mathematician. ... 1774 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Events March 27 - Concluding that Emperor Iyasus I of Ethiopia had abdicated by retiring to a monastery, a council of high officials appoint Tekle Haymanot I Emperor of Ethiopia May 23 - Battle of Ramillies September 7 - The Battle of Turin in the War of Spanish Succession - forces of Austria and... John Baskerville (January 28, 1706 - January 8, 1775) was a printer in Birmingham, a member of the Royal Society of Arts, and an associate of some of the members of the Lunar Society. ... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... // Events Treaty of Aargau signed between Catholic and Protestants. ... Tokugawa Ieshige (徳川 家重; 1712–1761) was the ninth shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan who held office from 1745 to 1760. ... 1761 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... // Events January 4 — The Netherlands, Britain & France sign Triple Alliance February 26-March 6 What is now the northeastern United States was paralyzed by a series of blizzards that buried the region. ... Sultan Mustafa III Mustafa III (January 28, 1717 – January 21, 1774) was the sultan of the Ottoman empire from 1757 to 1774. ... The Osmanli Dynasty, also the House of Osman, ruled the Ottoman Empire from 1281 to 1923, beginning with Osman I (not counting his father, Ertuğrul), though the dynasty was not proclaimed until 1383 when Murad I declared himself sultan. ... 1774 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... // Events January 23 - The Principality of Liechtenstein is created within the Holy Roman Empire April 25 - Daniel Defoe publishes Robinson Crusoe June 10 - Battle of Glen Shiel Prussia conducts Europes first systematic census Miners in Falun, Sweden find an apparently petrified body of Fet-Mats Israelsson in an unused... Johann Elias Schlegel (January 28, 1719 - August 13, 1749), German critic and dramatic poet, was born at Meissen. ... Events While in debtors prison, John Cleland writes Fanny Hill (Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure). ... 1755 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Samuel Thomas von Sömmering Samuel Thomas von Soemmering (b. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix commemorates the July Revolution 1830 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (January 28, 1784 - December 14, 1860) was a Tory politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1852 until 1855. ... The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the head of government and so exercises many of the executive functions nominally vested in the Sovereign, who is head of state. ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... 1822 (MDCCCXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Alexander MacKenzie painted by Thomas Lawrence (c. ... Stephen Harper is the current Prime Minister of Canada. ... 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1833 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Chinese Gordon as Governor of Sudan Charles George Gordon, C.B. (28 January 1833 – 26 January 1885), known as Chinese Gordon, Gordon Pasha, and Gordon of Khartoum, was a British army officer and administrator. ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... take you to calendar). ... Sir Henry Morton Stanley (also known as Bula Matari (Breaker of Rocks) in Congo), born John Rowlands (January 28, 1841 – May 10, 1904), was a 19th-century Welsh-born American journalist and explorer famous for his exploration of Africa and his search for David Livingstone. ... 1904 (MCMIV) was a leap year starting on a Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... José Julián Martí Pérez (January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) was a leader of the Cuban independence movement as well as an esteemed poet and writer. ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1857 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Patent no. ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1873 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calaber). ... Colette was the pen name of the French novelist Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (January 28, 1873 – August 3, 1954). ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Vsevolod Emilevich Meyerhold (born Karl Kazimir Theodor Meyerhold) (1874 - 1940) was a Russian theatrical director, actor and theorist. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Francis-Marie Martinez Picabia (January 28, 1879 - November 30, 1953) was a well-known painter and poet born of a French mother and a Spanish father who was an attaché at the Cuban legation in Paris, France. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Herbert Strudwick (born January 28, 1880, Mitcham, Surrey, England; died February 14, 1970) was one of the best, and certainly the most popular, wicket-keepers in the history of cricket. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... 1884 (MDCCCLXXXIV) is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Auguste Antoine Piccard (January 28, 1884 – March 24, 1962) was a Swiss physicist, inventor and explorer. ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... Marthe Bibesco, French version of Marta Bibescu (January 28, 1886, Bucharest-November 28, 1973, Paris), née Marta Lucia or Marthe Lucie Lahovary (also spelled Lahovari), was a Romanian-French writer. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1973 calendar). ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... Arthur Rubinstein photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937 Arthur Rubinstein (January 28, 1887 – December 20, 1982) was an internationally acclaimed pianist, best known for his performances of Chopin and his championing of Spanish music. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar). ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1890 births | 1963 deaths | Seattleites | 1962 films | Best Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Image:Ernst Lubitsch 2. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Katayev, Valentin (Petrovich) (b. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... -1... John Banner (1910-1973) was an Austrian actor. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1973 calendar). ... Arnold Moss (born January 28, 1910 in Brooklyn, New York; died December 15, 1989 in New York City) was an American character actor often playing sly or sinister foreigners. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Pollocks Galaxy, a part of the Joslyn Art Museums permanent collection Blue Poles Paul Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 – August 11, 1956) was an influential American artist and a major force in the Abstract Expressionism movement. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Robert W. Holley, the structure of a tRNA is shown in the background Dr Robert W. Holley (January 28, 1922 - February 11, 1993) was an American biochemist, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1968 for describing the structure of alanine transfer RNA, linking DNA and... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Ivo Robić (January 29, 1923 - March 9, 2000) was a popular Croatian singer and songwritter. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Ronnie Scott’s Club at 47 Frith Street, Soho, London Ronnie Scott (born Ronald Schatt January 28, 1927- December 23, 1996), was a British jazz tenor saxophonist and jazz club owner. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Hiroshi Teshigahara (勅使河原 宏 Teshigahara Hiroshi, January 28, 1927 - April 14, 2001) was an avant-garde Japanese film-maker. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Acker Bilk (often referred to as Mr. ... Soft Bathtub (Model)—Ghost Version by Claes Oldenburg 1966, acryllic and pencil on foam-filled canvas with wood, cord, and plaster. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Susan Sontag (January 28, 1933 – December 28, 2004) was a well-known American essayist, novelist, left wing intellectual, and activist. ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Mitr Chaibancha (Thai มิตร ชัยบัญชา, born January 28, 1934 in Phetchaburi, Thailand) was a Thai film actor who made 266 films from 1956 to 1970. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... David Lodge (born January 28, 1935 at London, England) is a British author. ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Ismail Kadare at a reading in Zurich Ismail Kadare is a world renowned Albanian writer. ... Alan Alda as Benjamin Franklin Hawkeye Pierce Alan Alda (born January 28, 1936 as Alphonso Joseph DAbruzzo) is an American actor, writer, director and sometimes political activist. ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Leonid Ivanovich Zhabotinsky (Russian: Леонид Иванович Жаботинский; born January 28, 1938 in village Uspenka, Sumy Oblast, Ukrainian SSR) was an outstanding Soviet weightlifter who set 17 world records in the superheavyweight class and won gold medals at the 1964 and 1968 Olympics. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1941 calendar). ... Spencer Karter’s sketch of Joel Crothers as Joe Haskell on Dark Shadows Joel Crothers (January 28, 1941 - November 6, 1985) was an American actor. ... This article is about the year. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Sir John Tavener (born 28 January 1944 in London) is an English composer. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... // Robert Wyatt, born Robert Ellidge, in Bristol on 28 January 1945, is an English musician, and a former member of the influential Canterbury scene band Soft Machine. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... Mikhail Nikolaevitch Baryshnikov (Russian: ) (born January 28, 1948) is a famous Russian dancer and actor. ... Charles Ghankay Taylor (born January 28, 1948) was the President of Liberia from 1997 to 2003. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Barbi Benton Barbi Benton in Deathstalker, 1983 Barbi Benton was born Barbara Klein to a Jewish family in New York on January 28, 1950. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Leonid K. Kadenyuk (Ukrainian: Леонід Каденюк, born 28 January 1951 in Klishkivtsi, Chernivetska oblast of the Ukrainian SSR) is the first and as of 2005 the only astronaut of independent Ukraine. ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard D. Warren (born January 28, 1954) is a best-selling Christian author and founding and senior pastor of Saddleback Church, now one of the largest churches in the United States. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Randi Rhodes (born Randi Bueten on January 28, 1959) in Brooklyn, New York, is an American liberal talk radio personality featured on Air America Radio, where her eponymous program, The Randi Rhodes Show, is broadcast from 3 p. ... A talk show (U.S.) or chat show (Brit. ... Dave Sharp, (born Salford, Manchester, 28th January 1959) is a British guitarist, most noted for co-founding along with Mike Peters, The Alarm. ... The Alarm are a Welsh alternative rock band, who were most popular in the 1980s. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Robert von Dassanowsky (aka Robert Dassanowsky; a member of the Austrian branch of the Polish family Taczanowski). ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Leslie Phillips, aka Sam Phillips, (born January 28, 1962) is an American singer and a songwriter. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Sarah McLachlan Sarah Ann McLachlan, OC, OBC (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. ... DJ Muggs (born January 28, 1968), also known as Muggs, is Cypress Hills DJ and producer. ... Cypress Hill is a Latin-American Hip-hop group from Los Angeles. ... Rakim (full name Rakim Allah, born William Michael Griffin on January 28, 1968 in Wyandanch, Long Island, New York) is an African-American rapper. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... Kathryn Morris (born January 28, 1969) is an American actress. ... Linda Sánchez Linda T. Sánchez (born January 28, 1969), an American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 2003, representing the 39th District of California (map). ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... Tony Lorenzo Delk (born January 28, 1974 in Covington, Tennessee), was team leader of the University of Kentucky Wildcats 1996 NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship and is a professional basketball player in the NBA. In the 1995-96 season Delk was named to the All-American and All... Jermaine Terrell Dye (born January 28, 1974 in Vacaville, California) is a right fielder in Major League Baseball who has joined the Chicago White Sox for the 2005 season. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... David Lee Zingler (born January 28, 1975) is a freelance writer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1976 calendar). ... Mark Ellsworth Madsen (born January 28, 1976 in Walnut Creek, California) is a basketball player for the NBAs Minnesota Timberwolves. ... Jarod Montague was born January 28, 1976 and is the drummer for the Nu Metal Band Taproot Categories: Musician stubs ... The dandelions taproot, quite apparent in this drawing, renders this plant very difficult to uproot – the plant itself gives way, but the root stays in the ground and may sprout again. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Daunte Culpepper (born January 28, 1977 in Ocala, Florida) is an American football player and currently is the starting quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings. ... Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr. ... *NSYNC is a five-part pop music vocal group, sometimes referred to as a boy band, formed in Orlando, Florida, USA. The group members are Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone, Chris Kirkpatrick, and Justin Timberlake. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Date of Birth: January 28, 1978 Place of Birth: Bootle, England Height: 6`1 Weight: 12st 1lb Position: Defender Country: England Club: Liverpool FC Squad Number 23 James Lee Duncan Carragher (born January 28, 1978 in Bootle, Merseyside) is an English international footballer. ... Papa Bouba Diop, in his national kit. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Pixie (born January 28, 1979) is a popular English glamour model and lesbian porn star, though now retired. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Carters mugshot was taken in March 2005 after he was arrested for drunk driving. ... The Backstreet Boys, or BSB, is a boy band and pop group that rose to considerable popularity in the late 1990s, and has since broken music and concert sales records, having reported sales of more than 87 million albums (38 million in U.S.) to make them the highest-selling... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Anthony Razzano(Born:January 28,1991) is an NFL fullback with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. ... Elijah Wood in Wellington, New Zealand for the 2003 world premiere of The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Andre Tyler Iguodala (born January 28, 1984 in Springfield, Illinois) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA. Iguodala, a 66, 207-pound (1. ...

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Events Louis the Pious succeeds Charlemagne as king of the Franks and Emperor. ... Charlemagne (742 or 747 – 28 January 814) (also Charles the Great; from Latin, Carolus Magnus or Karolus Magnus), son of King Pippin the Short and Bertrada of Laon, was the king of the Franks from 768 to 814 and king of the Lombards from 774 to 814. ... Events Chinese poet Li Po is presented before the emperor and given a position in the Imperial court. ... Events Normans conquer Messina in Sicily Pope Alexander II elected The building of the Speyer Cathedral in Speyer, Germany, had begun to be built. ... SpytihnÄ›v II (1031 – January 28, 1061) was duke of Bohemia from March 1055 until his death in 1061. ... Events Collapse of the Moorish Caliphate of Córdoba. ... For broader historical context, see 1270s and 13th century. ... Isabella of Aragon (1247 – January 28, 1271), infanta of Aragon, was, by marriage, Queen consort of France in the Middle Ages from 1270 to 1271. ... Philippe III Philip III the Bold ( French: Philippe III le Hardi) (April 3, 1245 – October 5, 1285) reigned as King of France from 1270 to 1285. ... Events Shams ad-Din disappears resulting in Jalal Uddin Rumi writing 30,000 verses of poetry about his disappearance. ... Events Albanians, under Skanderbeg, defeat the Turks John Hunyadi defeats Turks at the Battle of Nis Vlad II Dracul begins his second term as ruler of Wallachia, succeeding Basarab II. Births January 27 - Albert, Duke of Saxony (died 1500) February 23 - Matthias Corvinus of Hungary (died 1490) May 17 - Edmund... Robert le Maçon (c. ... Events January 16 - Grand Duke Ivan IV of Muscovy becomes the first Tsar of Russia. ... Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England and Lord of Ireland (later King of Ireland) from 22 April 1509 until his death. ... // Events December 6 - King Charles VIII marries Anne de Bretagne, thus incorporating Brittany into the kingdom of France. ... Events February 5 - 26 catholics crucified in Nagasaki, Japan. ... Sir Francis Drake, c. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... Events Swedish King Sigismund III Vasa is replaced by his brother Charles IX of Sweden. ... Cristofano Malvezzi (baptised June 28, 1547 – January 22, 1599) was an Italian organist and composer of the late Renaissance. ... Events January 16 - Grand Duke Ivan IV of Muscovy becomes the first Tsar of Russia. ... Events January - Galileo observes Neptune, but mistakes it for a star and so is not credited with its discovery. ... Thomas Bodley Sir Thomas Bodley (March 2, 1545 - January 28, 1613), was an English diplomat and scholar, founder of the Bodleian Library, Oxford. ... Events February 27 - Battle of Ancrum Moor - Scots victory over superior English forces December 13 - Official opening of the Council of Trent (closed 1563) Battle of Kawagoe - between two branches of Uesugi families and the late Hojo clan in Japan. ... Events February 9 - Gregory XV is elected pope. ... Paul V, né Camillo Borghese (Rome, September 17, 1552 – January 28, 1621) was Pope from May 16, 1605 until his death. ... Events February 7 - Julius III becomes Pope. ... Events March 4 - Charles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania. ... Richard Allestree or Allestry (1619 - January 28, 1681), was a Royalist churchman and provost of Eton College from 1665. ... Events May 13 - Dutch statesman Johan van Oldenbarnevelt is executed in The Hague after having been accused of treason. ... Events England, France, Munster and Cologne invade the United Provinces, therefore this name is know as ´het rampjaar´ (the disaster year) in the Netherlands. ... Pierre Séguier entering Paris with Louis XIV of France in 1660, painted by Charles Le Brun, c. ... 1588 was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar. ... Events March 19 - The men under explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle murder him while searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River. ... Johannes Hevelius Johannes Hevelius (Latin), also called (in German) Johann Hewelke or Johannes Hewel, or Jan Heweliusz (Polish), (born January 28, 1611 – died January 28, 1687), was a councillor and mayor in Danzig (GdaÅ„sk). ... Events June 23 - Henry Hudsons crew maroons him, his son and 7 others in a boat November 1 - At Whitehall Palace in London, William Shakespeares romantic comedy The Tempest is presented for the first time. ... Events September 20 - The Treaty of Ryswick December 2 – St Pauls Cathedral opened in London Peter the Great travels in Europe officially incognito as artilleryman Pjotr Mikhailov Use of palanquins increases in Europe Christopher Polhem starts Swedens first technical school. ... John Fenwick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Events February 8 - Catherine I became empress of Russia February 20 - The first reported case of white men scalping Native Americans takes place in New Hampshire colony. ... Portrait of Peter by Paul Delaroche Peter I (Russian: Пётр I Алексеевич or Pyotr I Alexeyevich)(Peter Alexeyevich Romanov) (10 June 1672–8 February 1725 [30 May 1672– 28 January 1725 O.S.] ) ruled Russia from 7 May (27 April O.S.) 1682 until his death. ... Events England, France, Munster and Cologne invade the United Provinces, therefore this name is know as ´het rampjaar´ (the disaster year) in the Netherlands. ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Events France under Louis XIV makes Truce of Ratisbon separately with the Empire and Spain. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Emile_Clapeyron Benoit Paul Émile Clapeyron (February 26, 1799 - January 28, 1864) was an French engineer and physicist, considered as one of the founders of thermodynamics. ... 1799 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Augusta Mary Anne Holmès (December 18, 1847 - January 28, 1903), French composer of Irish descent. ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Gustave de Molinari (March 3, 1819 - January 28, 1912) was a Belgian-born economist associated with the French économistes, a group of laissez-faire liberals. ... 1819 common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Nikolay Alekseevich Umov (Russian: , February 4 (O.S. January 23) 1846 - 28 January (O.S. 15 January) 1915) was a Russian physicist and mathematician, discoverer of the Umov effect and the author of the Umov vector concept. ... 1846 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Mikhail Mikhailovich Ippolitov-Ivanov (November 19, 1859 – January 28, 1935) was a Russian composer, conductor and teacher. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... W.B. Yeats in Dublin on 24 January 1908. ... The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has, in the words of Alfred Nobel, produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual... 1865 (MDCCCLXV) is a common year starting on Sunday. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Jean-Pierre Wimille (February 26, 1908 - January 28, 1949) was a Grand Prix motor racing driver. ... 1908 (MCMVIII) is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1953 (MCMLIII) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... James Henry Scullin (September 18, 1876–January 28, 1953), Australian politician and ninth Prime Minister of Australia, was born in the small town of Trawalla, in western Victoria, the son of a railway worker of Irish Catholic descent. ... The office of Prime Minister is in practice the most powerful political office in the Commonwealth of Australia. ... 1876 (MDCCCLXXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Zora Neale Hurston Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891–January 28, 1960) was an African-American folklorist and author of the Harlem Renaissance, best known for the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. ... 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Tich Freeman (Alfred Percy Freeman; born May 17, 1888; died January 28, 1965) was a Kent leg spin bowler and the only man to take 300 wickets in an English season. ... 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Donald Woods Winnicott (1896 - January 28, 1971) was a pediatrician and psychoanalyst. ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1973 calendar). ... John Banner (1910-1973) was an Austrian actor. ... -1... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Francis Michael Forde (18 July 1890 – 28 January 1983) was an Australian politician and the 15th Prime Minister of Australia. ... The office of Prime Minister is in practice the most powerful political office in the Commonwealth of Australia. ... 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar). ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Challenger breaks apart 73 seconds into its final mission, STS-51-L. Space Shuttle Challenger (NASA Orbiter Vehicle Designation: OV-099) was NASAs second Space Shuttle orbiter to be put into service, after Columbia. ... Gregory Jarvis Gregory Bruce Jarvis (August 24, 1944 - January 28 - 1986) was an American astronaut who died during the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger on mission STS-51-L, where he was serving as payload specialist. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Christa McAuliffe Sharon Christa Corrigan McAuliffe (September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986), better known simply as Christa McAuliffe, and prior to her marriage, Christa Corrigan, was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire, who was selected from among more than 11,000 applicants to be the first teacher in space. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... Ronald McNair Ronald Erwin McNair (October 21, 1950 – January 28, 1986) was one of the astronauts killed during the launch of the Space Shuttle Challenger, mission STS-51-L. He was a native of Lake City, South Carolina. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Ellison Onizuka Ellison Shoji Onizuka (June 24, 1946 - January 28, 1986) was an American astronaut from Kealakekua, Kona, Hawaii who died during the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger, where he was serving as mission specialist on mission STS-51-L. // Early life Ellison Onizuka was the oldest son... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Judith Resnik Judith Arlene Resnik (April 5, 1949 – January 28, 1986) was an astronaut who died at the age of 36 in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster during the launch of the mission STS-51-L. Born in Akron, Ohio, Dr. Resnik received a B.S. in electrical engineering from... 1949 (MCMXLIX) is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Dick Scobee Francis Richard Dick Scobee (May 19, 1939 - January 28, 1986) was an American astronaut who died commanding the Space Shuttle Challenger, which suffered catastrophic booster failure during launch of the STS-51-L mission. ... 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Michael J. Smith Michael John Smith (April 30, 1945 - January 28, 1986) was an American astronaut, pilot of the Space Shuttle Challenger when it exploded because of booster failure on the STS-51-L mission. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Klaus Fuchs ID badge photo from Los Alamos. ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Time Magazine, October 5, 1925 Harold Edward Grange, better known as Red Grange (June 13, 1903 - January 28, 1991), was a college football player. ... 1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Harold John Hal Smith (August 24, 1916 - January 28, 1994), American character actor and voice-over artist. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Joseph Brodsky Joseph Brodsky (May 24, 1940 – January 28, 1996), born Iosif Aleksandrovich Brodsky (Russian: ) was a poet and essayist who won the Nobel Prize in Literature (1987) and was chosen Poet Laureate of the United States (1991-1992). ... The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has, in the words of Alfred Nobel, produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... Jerome (Jerry) Siegel (October 17, 1914 - January 28, 1996) was the co-creator of Superman, the first of the great comic book heroes and one of the most recognizable fictional characters from the 20th century. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Markey Robinson (born Belfast 1918, died Belfast 1999) was a prolific Irish painter with a distinctive naïve expressionist style. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1908 (MCMVIII) is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Curt Blefary, born Curtis Le Roy Blefary (July 5, 1943 - January 28, 2001), was a left fielder in Major League Baseball who played with the Baltimore Orioles (1965-68), Houston Astros (1969), New York Yankees (1970-71), Oakland Athletics (1971-1972) and San Diego Padres (1972). ... 1943 (MCMXLIII) is a common year starting on Friday. ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... Astrid Lindgren 1924 Astrid Lindgren â–¶(?), born Astrid Anna Emilia Ericsson (November 14, 1907 – January 28, 2002) was a Swedish childrens book author, whose many titles were translated into over 70 languages and published in more than 100 countries. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... Cmdr. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... José Miguel Agrelot — Don Cholito Date of birth April 21, 1927 Date of death January 28, 2004 (natural causes) Education University of Puerto Rico Bachelors degree in Arts. ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Elroy Hirsch (June 17, 1923 - January 28, 2004) was an American football running back and receiver for the Los Angeles Rams and Chicago Rockets, nicknamed Crazy Legs for his unusual running style. ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jim Capaldi (2 August 1944 – 28 January 2005) was a British musician and songwriter and a founder member of Traffic. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Karen Lancaume (born Karine Bach) also Karen Lancoume, Karen Lacoume, Karen Lancom, Karen Bach, Carene Lancome, Angel Paris (January 19, 1973 near Lyon - January 28, 2005 in Paris) was a French adult film star. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1973 calendar). ... Rabbi Yitzchak Kadouri (1894? - January 28, 2006) was a renowned Sephardic Orthodox rabbi and kabbalist who devoted his life to Torah study and prayer on behalf of the Jewish people. ... Henry McGee (born 14 May 1929, London) is an actor who is best known for acting as a straight man to Benny Hill for many years. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ...

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