Historical Events Happened In January - 28
Thursday, 12 December 2013
1991 18th American Music Award M C Hammer &Janet Jackson on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history dictator Siad Barre flees Somalia ending 22 year rule
1991 On this day in history dale Long, hit HRs in 8 consecutive games, dies at 66
1992 Clark Tippet, dancer/choreographer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history aben Kandel, screenwriter (Dinner at 8), dies of heart failure at 96
1994 Helicopter crashes into office building in San Jose CA, 1 dead on this day in history.
1997 Pasadena, Texas is cleaning up after a tornado touched down on the city's main drag on this day in history.
1997 The Monday afternoon rush hour turned into a demolition derby as freezing rain pelted streets from Vancouver to Hope. Hundreds of accidents were reported throughout the LowerMainland. The most spectacular was a 15 vehicle, after it lost control on the slippery hill on this day in history.
1998 On this day in history michelangelo, "Christ &the Woman of Samaria," sold for $7.4 million
1999 On this day in history the Ford Motor Company announces that it is buying the automobile division of Sweden's Volvo manufacturing company for $6.45 billion.
2006 On this day in history a trade hall roof collapses in Katowice, Poland, killing 65 people.
2007 A battle between insurgents and U.S.-backed Iraqi troops kills 300 suspected terrorists in Najaf, Iraq on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history feb 4 - The 2007 Asian Winter Games are held in Changchun, China.