Let us have a little bit of fun today and post about what happened on Jan.21st through history, who celebrates a birthday with you, and couple other categories.
International Sweatpants Day
Today in History:
1903-Harry Houdini escapes from Halvemaansteeg police station in Amsterdam
1941-1st commercial extraction of magnesium from seawater, Freeport, Texas
1962-Snow falls in San Francisco
1967-US male Figure Skating championship won by Gary Visconti
1979-Neptune becomes outermost planet (Pluto moves closer)
1985- -19°F (-28°C), Caesar's Head, South Carolina (state record)
1985- -34°F (-37°C), Mt Mitchell, North Carolina (state record)
2004-NASA's MER-A (the Mars Rover Spirit) ceases communication with mission control. The problem lies with Flash Memory management and is fixed remotely from Earth on February 6.
2007-Awashima Marine Park in Japan catches a video tape of the rare frilled shark.
2020-World's oldest asteroid impact at 2.2 billion years old found in Yarrabubba, Western Australia, may have ended an ice age, reported in "Nature Communications"
John Doucette, American actor
Paul Scofield, English actor
Geena Davis, American actress
Charlotte Ross, actress
Barney Clark, 1st to receive a permanent artificial heart
Emma Bunton [Baby Spice],
Chris Britton, British rock guitarist
Richie Havens, American singer-songwriter, and guitarist who opened the Woodstock Festival
Plácido Domingo, Spanish opera and Latin tenor, conductor and artistic director
Movies Released on this day:
1982 Shaolin Temple"
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