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Jan 20, 2017

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Events:


Wherever you live in the world, chances are your country has a TV show that manages to both delight and irritate viewers whilst simultaneously making them feel...
Everyone knows a DJ; thousands claim that they are one (even if they only mix it up in their bedrooms). Disc Jockey Day is all about celebrating the hard...
For some cheese gourmets, the word ‘love’ simply doesn't go far enough. The time is ripe to unite in praise... Not everyone can match the fans of the Green...
The (International) Day of Acceptance is a valuable social entrepreneurial awareness experiment with a heart-warming back-story. Annie Hopkins founded 3E...
Penguin Awareness Day was created to celebrate everybody's favourite zoo animal! Find out more about...
The texture of a sweet treat can sometimes be almost as satisfying as the taste of the item itself. On Buttercrunch Day, both the crunchy consistency and the...

History Facts:


20-01-1265 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
20-01-1783 End of Revolutionary War
20-01-1866 Prim's Insurrection in Spain ends
20-01-1872 Calif Stock Exchange Board organized
20-01-1887 Pearl Harbor obtained by US from Hawaii for use as a naval base
20-01-1892 1st basketball game played
20-01-1929 1st feature talking motion picture taken outdoors "In Old Arizona"
20-01-1937 Inauguration day every 4th year
20-01-1953 1st live coast-to-coast inauguration address
20-01-1964 Meet The Beatles" album released in US
20-01-1981 Iran hostages are freed after 444 days
20-01-1981 Islander Glenn Resch's 25th & last shut-out opponent - Flames 5-0
20-01-1981 US embassy hostages freed in Tehran

Famous Birthdays:


20-01-1760 Charles III, king of Spain (1759-88)
20-01-1775 Andre-Marie Ampre, founder of science of electromagnetism
20-01-1891 Mischa Elman Violinist
20-01-1896 Nathan Birnbaum, (better known as George Burns)
20-01-1903 Leon Ames, Actor
20-01-1920 Federico Fellini, director (8« and Satyricon
20-01-1926 Patricia Neal, Actress (Hud and The Subject Was Roses) in Packard Ky
20-01-1930 Edwin E (Buzz) Aldrin Jr, US astronaut (Gemini 12 and Apollo 11)
20-01-1937 Dorothy Provine, in Deadwood SD
20-01-1956 John Naber, swimmer

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2017-01-20
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 : 20-01-2017
Federated States of Micronesia : 01-20-2017
Australia, Belize : 20-01-2017 or 01-20-2017
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2017-01-20 or 20-01-2017
Albania : 2017-01-20 or 20/01/2017
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 20/01/2017
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 20.01.2017
Austria : 20.1.2017 or 20.1.17 or 20. January 2017 or 20. January 17
Bangladesh : 20-01-17 or 17-01-20
Belgium : 20-01-2017
Turkmenistan : 20.01.2017 or 20.01.17
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 20. 1. 2017. or 20. January 2017.
Czech Republic : 20. 1. 2017 or 20. January 2017
Cambodia : 2017-01-20 or 20-01-2017
Canada : 20-01-2017 or 2017 01 20 or 20/01/17 or Jan/20/2017 or Jan 20, 2017 or January 20, 2017 or January-20-17 or 2017-01-20 or 20 January 2017
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2017-01-20
Denmark : 20-01-2017 or 20-01-17 or 2017-01-20 or 20170120 or 20. January 2017 or 20/1-17 or 20/1-2017
Estonia : 20.1.2017 or 20. January 2017
Finland, Serbia : 20.1.2017 or 20. January 2017
France, Ireland : 20/01/2017 or 20-01-2017
Germany : 20.01.17 or 20.1.17 or 20.01.2017 or 20.1.2017 or 2017-01-20 or 20. January 2017
Hong Kong : 20/01/17 or 20/1/17 or 20/01/2017 or 20/1/2017 or 2017/01/20
Hungary : 2017. 01. 20.
India : 20-01-2017 or 20170120 or 2017 01 20 or 2017-01-20
Iran : 2017/01/20 or 17/1/20 or 2017-01-20 or 20 January 2017
Kazakhstan : 2017.20.01 or 20.01.2017 or 20.01.17
Kenya : 17/01/20 or 20/01/2017 or 1/20/2017
Korea : 2017.01.20 or 2017/01/20
Latvia : 20.01.2017 or 2017.01.20
Luxembourg : 20/01/2017 or 20.1.2017
Maldives : th 2017f January, 2017 or 20.01.2017 or 20.01.17 or 20/01/17 or 20/01/2017 or 20-01-17 or 20-01-2017
Mongolia : 2017.01.20
Montenegro : 20.1.2017
Netherlands : 20-01-17 or 20-01-2017 or 20 January 17 or 20 January 2017
Nigeria : 20/01/17
Norway : 20.01.2017 or 200117 or 2017-01-20 or 20/1-17
Pakistan, Spain : 20/01/17 or 20/01/2017
Philippines : January 20, 2017 or 20-01-2017
Portugal : 20/01/2017 or 20-01-2017 or 2017-01-20
Poland : 20.01.2017
Romania : 20.01.2017 or 20-Jan-2017
Russia : 20.01.2017 or 20.01.17
Saudi Arabia : 20/01/2017 or 01/20/2017
Slovakia : 20. 01. 2017
Slovenia : 2017.01.20 or 20.1.2017 or 20. January 2017
South Africa : 2017-01-20 or 20/1/17
Sweden : 2017-01-20 or 20/1 2017 or 20/1 -17 or 20.01.2017
Ukraine : 20.01.17 or 20.01.2017 or 20/01/2017
United States of America : 01/20/17 or 01/20/2017 or 20 January 2017 or 20 Jan 2017 or 2017-01-20
Uzbekistan : 20.01.2017 or 20/01 2017

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