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Significant Events in History from The Old Farmer's Almanac.



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Today in History for Sunday, January 22, 2017

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0100

George Foreman knocks out Joe Frazier for world heavyweight boxing title, 1973.

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Today in History for Saturday, January 21, 2017

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 1987.

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Today in History for Friday, January 20, 2017

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0100

John F. Kennedy was sworn in as the 35th U.S. president, 1961.

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Today in History for Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Explorer Charles Wilkes claimed discovery of Antarctica, 1840.

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Today in History for Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0100

The cause of Legionnaires' disease (Legionellosis) identified as bacteria, 1977.

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