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Jan 19, 2017

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Events:


Such a simple food, but popcorn is an international staple for movie-goers everywhere. Sweet, salted, buttery of drizzled with toffee, it can range from...
Peter Durand patented the tin can in 1810, and Tin Can Day celebrates his contribution to the storage of perishable food.

History Facts:


19-01-1747 Johann Bode founder of "Bode's Law " dies
19-01-1770 Battle of Golden Hill (Lower Manhattan)
19-01-1839 Aden conquered by East India Company
19-01-1861 Georgia becomes 5th state to secede from US
19-01-1903 1st regular transatlantic radio broadcast between US & England
19-01-1921 Costa Rica Guatemala Honduras & El Salvador sign Pact of Union
19-01-1955 Millionaire TV program premiers

Famous Birthdays:


19-01-1095 St Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester--ended sale of slaves at Bristol
19-01-1736 James Watt, made steam engine workable (or 1753)
19-01-1749 Isaiah Thomas, American printer and editor and publisher and historian
19-01-1798 Auguste Comte, philosopher and founder of sociology & Positivism
19-01-1807 Robert E Lee, Confederate gen
19-01-1809 Edgar Allen Poe, author (The Pit & the Pendulum)
19-01-1813 Sir Henry Bessemer, engineer-inventor
19-01-1839 Paul Cezanne, painter
19-01-1859 Alice Eastwood
19-01-1906 Lanny Ross, singer
19-01-1917 John Raitt, singer
19-01-1922 Guy Madison, Actor (Computer Wizard and Jet over the Atlantic)
19-01-1923 Jean Stapleton, Actress (Damn Yankees and Klute) in NYC
19-01-1926 Fritz Weaver, Actor (Day of the Dolphin and Demon Seed)
19-01-1932 Joe Schmidt, NFL linebacker (Detroit)
19-01-1935 Tippi Hedren, in Minnesota (The Birds)
19-01-1943 Janis Joplin, in Port Arthur Texas
19-01-1944 Shelly Fabraes, in Santa Monica
19-01-1946 Dolly Parton, country singer and bra buster in Tennessee
19-01-1947 Ann Compton, TV news reporter
19-01-1951 Linda Hayden
19-01-1953 Desi Arnez Jr, Actor

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2017-01-19
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 19-01-2017
Federated States of Micronesia : 01-19-2017
Australia, Belize : 19-01-2017 or 01-19-2017
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2017-01-19 or 19-01-2017
Albania : 2017-01-19 or 19/01/2017
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 19/01/2017
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 19.01.2017
Austria : 19.1.2017 or 19.1.17 or 19. January 2017 or 19. January 17
Bangladesh : 19-01-17 or 17-01-19
Belgium : 19-01-2017
Turkmenistan : 19.01.2017 or 19.01.17
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 19. 1. 2017. or 19. January 2017.
Czech Republic : 19. 1. 2017 or 19. January 2017
Cambodia : 2017-01-19 or 19-01-2017
Canada : 19-01-2017 or 2017 01 19 or 19/01/17 or Jan/19/2017 or Jan 19, 2017 or January 19, 2017 or January-19-17 or 2017-01-19 or 19 January 2017
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2017-01-19
Denmark : 19-01-2017 or 19-01-17 or 2017-01-19 or 20170119 or 19. January 2017 or 19/1-17 or 19/1-2017
Estonia : 19.1.2017 or 19. January 2017
Finland, Serbia : 19.1.2017 or 19. January 2017
France, Ireland : 19/01/2017 or 19-01-2017
Germany : 19.01.17 or 19.1.17 or 19.01.2017 or 19.1.2017 or 2017-01-19 or 19. January 2017
Hong Kong : 19/01/17 or 19/1/17 or 19/01/2017 or 19/1/2017 or 2017/01/19
Hungary : 2017. 01. 19.
India : 19-01-2017 or 20170119 or 2017 01 19 or 2017-01-19
Iran : 2017/01/19 or 17/1/19 or 2017-01-19 or 19 January 2017
Kazakhstan : 2017.19.01 or 19.01.2017 or 19.01.17
Kenya : 17/01/19 or 19/01/2017 or 1/19/2017
Korea : 2017.01.19 or 2017/01/19
Latvia : 19.01.2017 or 2017.01.19
Luxembourg : 19/01/2017 or 19.1.2017
Maldives : th 2017f January, 2017 or 19.01.2017 or 19.01.17 or 19/01/17 or 19/01/2017 or 19-01-17 or 19-01-2017
Mongolia : 2017.01.19
Montenegro : 19.1.2017
Netherlands : 19-01-17 or 19-01-2017 or 19 January 17 or 19 January 2017
Nigeria : 19/01/17
Norway : 19.01.2017 or 190117 or 2017-01-19 or 19/1-17
Pakistan, Spain : 19/01/17 or 19/01/2017
Philippines : January 19, 2017 or 19-01-2017
Portugal : 19/01/2017 or 19-01-2017 or 2017-01-19
Poland : 19.01.2017
Romania : 19.01.2017 or 19-Jan-2017
Russia : 19.01.2017 or 19.01.17
Saudi Arabia : 19/01/2017 or 01/19/2017
Slovakia : 19. 01. 2017
Slovenia : 2017.01.19 or 19.1.2017 or 19. January 2017
South Africa : 2017-01-19 or 19/1/17
Sweden : 2017-01-19 or 19/1 2017 or 19/1 -17 or 19.01.2017
Ukraine : 19.01.17 or 19.01.2017 or 19/01/2017
United States of America : 01/19/17 or 01/19/2017 or 19 January 2017 or 19 Jan 2017 or 2017-01-19
Uzbekistan : 19.01.2017 or 19/01 2017

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