Friday, January 20, 2012
JAN 20th TODAY IN HISTORY
Famous Quote Said On January 20
We shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
- John F. Kennedy , 1961
Jan 20 Birthdays
Edwin Buzz Aldrin
Huddie Lead Belly Ledbetter
Jan 20 In History
Ronald Reagan inaugurated as President
President Truman announces his Point Four program
Japanese invade Burma
American Civil Liberties Union Founded
Great Britain signs preliminary peace treaty ending American Revolutionary War
This Day in Business
Co-founder of Google, Larry Page is named as the new Google CEO - replacing Eric Schmidt whom had served as CEO since 2001.
This Day in Entertainment
The Byrds record their hit "Mr. Tambourine Man."
This Day in Geography
Samuel Ellis advertises to sell Oyster Island (Ellis Island), no takers.
This Day in Sports
The first known official basketball game is played at the YMCA gymnasium in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Presidential Inauguration (Every Four Years) - Day when United States President is sworn into office.
Share to Twitter
Share to Facebook
Share to Pinterest
Post a Comment
Post Comments (Atom)