Historical Events For January - 01
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
1989 On January - 01 new York City NY transit fare rises from $1.00 to $1.15
1989 On this day in history year of the Young Reader begins
1990 David Dinkins sworn in as first black mayor of New York City NY on January - 01.
1990 Mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ on this day in history.
1990 On January - 01 new York City NY MTA stops token redemption at subway stations
1990 Sports News Network begins operation on cable TV on this day in history.
1991 5% sales tax on consumer goods & services goes into effect in USSR on January - 01.
1991 On January - 01 iraq rejects peace proposal from Egyptian President Hosi Mubarak
1992 Boutros Boutros-Ghali becomes UN Secretary-General on January - 01.
1992 On this day in history bush is first US President to address Australian Parliament
1992 On January - 01 curaçao becomes first in Dutch Antilles to have compulsory education
1992 Europe breaks down trade barriers on this day in history.
1992 International Space Year begins on January - 01.
1992 On this day in history new York City NY transit fare increases from $1.15 to $1.25
1993 On January - 01 12 member European Economic Community set up vast free trade zone
1993 On January - 01 cigarette advertisements are banned in New York City NY's MTA
1993 Czechoslovakia separates into Czech Republic (Bohemia) & Slovakia on January - 01.
1993 On this day in history czechoslovakia split into two separate states
1993 Czechoslovakia splits into two new countries, the Czech Republic and Slovakia on January - 01.
1993 Harry Connick Jr arrested at a New York airport for gun possession on January - 01.
1994 On January - 01 actor Cesar Romero dies in Santa Monica, CA, at age 86.
1994 On this day in history bill Gates, Microsoft CEO, marries Marilyn French.
1994 On this day in history howard Stern's New Year's Eve Beauty Pageant
1994 On this day in history international Year of Family
1994 On January - 01 microsoft CEO Bill Gates (38) marries Melinda French (29)
1994 On this day in history north American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) goes into effect
1994 The North American Free Trade Agreement goes into effect on January - 01.
1995 On January - 01 austria, Finland & Sweden act to join European Union
1995 Centennial of Canadian Mounties presence in Canada's Yukon Territory on this day in history.
1995 Fernando Henrique Cardoso installed as President of Brazil on this day in history.
1995 International Year of Tolerance on January - 01.
1995 On this day in history last "Far Side" by cartoonist Gary Larson (started 1980)
1995 Raman Lamba & Ravi Sehgal score 464 for first wicket for Delhi on January - 01.
1996 After 27 years, Betty Rubble debuts as a Flintstone vitamin on January - 01.