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January 1

Ceres
Ceres

Lorenzo de' Medici (b. 1449) · Marie-Louise Lachapelle (b. 1769) · Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati (d. 1937)

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January 2: Feast day of Gregory of Nazianzus (Roman Catholic Church)

A. Mitchell Palmer
A. Mitchell Palmer

Salima Sultan Begum (d. 1613) · Mily Balakirev (b. 1837) · Norodom Ranariddh (b. 1944)

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January 3

James Lick telescope
James Lick telescope

Savitribai Phule (b. 1831) · Anna May Wong (b. 1905) · Joy Adamson (d. 1980)

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January 4: Colonial Martyrs Repression Day in Angola (1961)

Constantine Hangerli
Constantine Hangerli

George Tryon (b. 1832) · Josef Suk (b. 1874) · Erwin Schrödinger (d. 1961)

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January 5: Twelfth Night (Western Christianity)

Palais Garnier
Palais Garnier

Simon Marius (d. 1625) · Henri Herz (d. 1888) · Deadmau5 (b. 1981)

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January 6: Little Christmas in Ireland

Maria Montessori
Maria Montessori

Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence (d. 1537) · Clarence King (b. 1842) · Nigella Lawson (b. 1960)

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January 7: Christmas (Julian calendar); Victory over Genocide Day in Cambodia

The flag of the Cispadane Republic, the first use of the Italian tricolour
Flag of the Cispadane Republic

Eliezer Ben-Yehuda (b. 1858) · Zara Cisco Brough (d. 1988) · Run Run Shaw (d. 2014)

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January 8

RMS Queen Mary 2
RMS Queen Mary 2

Arcangelo Corelli (d. 1713) · Wilkie Collins (b. 1824) · Bernard Krigstein (d. 1990)

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January 9

Raymond Lederer
Raymond Lederer

William Dugard (b. 1606) · Carrie Chapman Catt (b. 1859) · Lei Jieqiong (d. 2011)

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January 10

Construction of the Metropolitan Railway
Construction of the Metropolitan Railway

Pope Miltiades (d. 314) · Francisco Ferrer (b. 1859) · Kalki Koechlin (b. 1984)

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January 11

French troops in the Ruhr
French troops in the Ruhr

Nicolas Steno (b. 1638) · John Molson (d. 1836) · Eva Tanguay (d. 1947)

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January 12: Zanzibar Revolution Day in Tanzania (1964)

Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught

John Singer Sargent (b. 1856) · Hermann Göring (b. 1893) · Daniel Bensaïd (d. 2010)

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January 13: St. Knut's Day in Finland and Sweden

Painting of the 1797 naval battle by Léopold Le Guen
Painting of the 1797 naval battle by Léopold Le Guen

Sibyl Hathaway (b. 1884) · Michael Bond (b. 1926) · Winnie Byanyima (b. 1959)

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January 14: Coming of Age Day in Japan (2019); National Forest Conservation Day in Thailand; Ratification Day in the United States (1784)

Fire on USS Enterprise
Fire on USS Enterprise

Ladislaus II of Hungary (d. 1163) · Berthe Morisot (b. 1841) · Steven Soderbergh (b. 1963)

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January 15: Mattu Pongal (Tamils, 2019); John Chilembwe Day in Malawi

Damage caused by the Boston Molasses Disaster
Damage caused by the Boston Molasses Disaster

Theophylact (d. 849) · Peter Christen Asbjørnsen (b. 1812) · Ben Shapiro (b. 1984)

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January 16

Nikephoros Choumnos (d. 1327) · William Hall-Jones (b. 1851) · Pauline Phillips (d. 2013)

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January 17

Raoul Wallenberg
Raoul Wallenberg

Martino Zaccaria (d. 1345) · David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty (b. 1871) · Sunanda Pushkar (d. 2014)

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January 18

Marion Barry
Marion Barry

Isabella Jagiellon (b. 1519) · Aleksandra Ekster (b. 1882) · Goose Tatum (d. 1967)

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January 19: World Religion Day (2019)

San Agustin Church, Manila
San Agustin Church, Manila

Paul Cézanne (b. 1839) · Natacha Rambova (b. 1897) · Sarah Burke (d. 2012)

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January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States (2019)

Honório Carneiro Leão
Honório Carneiro Leão

David Wilmot (b. 1814) · Sarah Conlon (b. 1926) · Claudio Abbado (d. 2014)

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January 21

U.S. Army soldiers moving towards Khe Sanh Combat Base
U.S. Army soldiers moving towards Khe Sanh Combat Base

Yemelyan Pugachev (d. 1775) · John C. Frémont (b. 1813) · Freda Utley (d. 1978)

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January 22: Tu BiShvat (Judaism, 2019); Day of Unity of Ukraine in Ukraine (1919)

Pan Am Boeing 747
Pan Am Boeing 747

John Donne (b. 1572) · Gisela Januszewska (b. 1867) · Ali Hassan Salameh (d. 1979)

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January 23

USS Pueblo
USS Pueblo

Muthu Coomaraswamy (b. 1834) · Mykola Leontovych (d. 1921) · Louisa Cadamuro (b. 1987)

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January 24

Sutter's Mill (reconstruction)
Sutter's Mill (reconstruction)

George Rooke (d. 1709) · Charles Boardman Hawes (b. 1889) · Maximilian Bircher-Benner (d. 1939)

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January 25: Feast day of Gregory of Nazianzus (Eastern Orthodox Church); Tatiana Day in Russia

Artist's concept of rover on Mars
Artist's concept of rover on Mars

J. Marion Sims (b. 1813) · Virginia Woolf (b. 1882) · Mikhail Suslov (d. 1982)

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January 26: Australia Day (1788); Republic Day in India (1950)

Bill Clinton's press conference

Lady Zhen (b. 183) · Charles George Gordon (d. 1885) · Olga Tufnell (b. 1905)

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January 27

Bust of Trajan
Bust of Trajan

Angela Merici (d. 1540) · John Perkins (d. 1812) · Mohamed Al-Fayed (b. 1929)

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January 28

Lego bricks
Lego bricks

Paul Luther (b. 1533) · Colette (b. 1873) · Crew of Space Shuttle Challenger (d. 1986)

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January 29

The Raven, illustrated by John Tenniel
Illustration of The Raven by John Tenniel

Salih ibn Wasif (d. 870) · Frederick Delius (b. 1862) · Geraldine Pittman Woods (b. 1921)

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January 30: Martyrs' Day in India

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi

Giovanni Pietro Francesco Agius de Soldanis (d. 1770) · Franklin D. Roosevelt (b. 1882) · Barbara La Marr (d. 1926)

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January 31: Independence Day in Nauru (1968)

Damage caused by the Pemex explosion
Damage caused by the Pemex explosion

Jost Bürgi (d. 1632) · Manuel Alberti (d. 1811) · Justin Timberlake (b. 1981)

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