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1994  On this day in history jaramogi Oginga Odinga, Kenyan vice-pres (1963-66), dies at about 81  

1995  On this day in history 1994-95 NHL Season begin after a lengthy strike  

1995  A strike-shortened National Hockey League season opened, with teams playing a 48-game schedule instead of the usual 84 on this day in history.  

1995  Russian ruble drops to 3,947 per dollar (record) on this day in history.  

1995  On this day in history the U.S. State Department announces a partial lifting of economic sanctions against North Korea.  

1995  On this day in history the United States announced it was easing the trade embargo in effect against North Korea since the Korean War.  

1995  John Halas, Hungarian/US cartoonist (Animal Farm), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1996  Australia defeat Sri Lanka 2-0 to win World Series Cup on this day in history.  

1996  US female Figure Skating championship won by Michelle Kwan on this day in history.  

1996  Yasser Arafat was elected president of the Palestinian Authority, with 88 percent of the vote on this day in history.  

1996  Buster Benton, singer/guitarist, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

1997  Comet Hale-Bopp crosses Mars' orbit on this day in history.  

1997  Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in New Orleans LA on KKND 106.7 FM on this day in history.  

1997  Millionaire Steve Fossett landed in northern India after a record-setting bid to become the first person to circle the globe in a hot-air balloon on this day in history.  

1997  On this day in history pakistan defeats West Indies 2-0 to win Australia one-day Series  

1997  On this day in history president Clinton was inaugurated for his second term in office.  

1998  On this day in history rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts Mama & Papas, Eagles  

1998  Warner Brothers TV Network begins Tuesday night programming on this day in history.  

1999  On day two of U.S. President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial, his lawyers argue their case before the Senate, calling the House-passed articles of impeachment "flawed and unfair." on this day in history.  

2000  On this day in history moveable Media, internet pioneer, is founded  

2000  On this day in history sen. Jesse Helms, R-N.C., warned the U.N. Security Council that the United States would withdraw from the world body if it failed to respect American sovereignty.  

2001  On this day in history george W. Bush was inaugurated as the 43rd president of the United States.  

2001  On this day in history just hours before leaving office, President Clinton issued 176 pardons -- a number of them controversial.  

2003  Britain said it was sending 26,000 troops to the Gulf for possible deployment to Iraq but France said it would not support a United Nations resolution for military action on this day in history.  

2004  President George W. Bush, in his State of the Union address, warned that the threat of more terrorist attacks was still very real on this day in history.  

2005  George W. Bush is inaugurated in Washington, D.C. for his second term as 43rd President of the United States on this day in history.  

2005  On this day in history ireland completes metrication.  

2009  On this day in history barack Obama, inaugurated as e 44 President of e United ates of America, becomes e United ates' fir African-American president  

2013  On this day in history austria votes to maintain compulsory military service in a referendum  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

0225  Gordian III, Roman Emperor (d. 244) was born on this day in history.  

1292  On this day in history birth of elisabeth I of Bohemia (d. 1330)  

1358  On this day in history birth of eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (d. 1382)  

1435  On this day in history birth of ashikaga Yoshimasa, Japanese shogun (d. 1490)  

1554  On this day in history birth of king Sebastian of Portugal (d. 1578)  

1586  Johann Hermann Schein, German composer (Fontana d'Israel) was born on this day in history.  

1622  Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns was born on this day in history.  

1654  Michiel de Swaen, South Netherland physician/poet was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In January - 20

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0250  On this day in history fabianus, Pope (236-50)/saint, dies  

0287  Death of St. Sebastian on this day in history.  

0820  Abu Abdallah M ibn Idris al-Sjafi'i, islamic (Book of Mother), dies on this day in history.  

0842  Theophilus, Byzantine kaiser (829-42), dies on this day in history.  

0882  Louis II/III the Younger, German king (876-82), dies on this day in history.  

1156  On this day in history death of bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland  

1191  On this day in history death of frederick VI, Duke of Swabia (b. 1167)  

1479  On this day in history john II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81