We have some interesting facts & historic events all about January 20th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about January 20th in history!
- National Disc Jockey Day
- Penguin Awareness Day
- Camcorder Day
- International Day of Acceptance
- National Buttercrunch Day
- National Cheese Lover’s Day
1981: Irish Republicans preparing petrol bombs during rioting following the death of Bobby Sands on hunger strike. Derry, Northern Ireland, 1981
1961: JFK and Jackie Kennedy during their visit to Venezuela in 1961 with president Rómulo Betancourt
1960: Rod Taylor and the recently deceased Yvette Mimieux in a publicity still for “The Time Machine”. 1960
1950: View of the Oval Study and the Blue Room during Truman’s reconstruction of the White House. 1950
1944: March of captured nazi soldiers on Red square. Moscow 1944.
1937: Ford Motor Co. security attacks union organization Richard Frankensteen for distributing leaflets at the Battle of the Overpass (1937)
1898: Officer of the Austro-Hungarian army, 1898 [Colorized]
1890: Belle Époque dancer Cleo de Merode, considered by many to be the most beautiful woman of her time – 1890s