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Taking place 13 Jan 2012 through 13 Jan 2020 (Recurring Event)

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0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1610 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate" premieres in Paris
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1733 James Oglethorpe & 130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC
1770 De Beaumarchais' "Les Deux Amis" premieres in Paris
1785 John Walter publishes 1st issue of London Times
1830 Great fire in New Orleans thought to be set by rebel slaves
1849 Vancouver Island granted to Hudson's Bay Co
1854 Anthony Foss patents the accordion
1863 Chenille manufacturing machine patented by William Canter, New York City NY
1863 Thomas Crapper pioneers one-piece pedestal flushing toilet
1865 Federals attack Fort Fisher NC
1869 National convention of black leaders meets in Washington DC
1869 Colored National Labor Union, 1st Black labor convention
1873 PBS Pinchback relinquishes office at Louisiana Governor
1874 Battle between jobless & police in New York City NY, 100s injured
1874 US troops land in Honolulu to protect the king
1882 Richard Wagner completes his opera "Parsifal"
1883 Fire in circus Ferroni in Berditschoft Poland kills 430
1883 Henrik Ibsen's "En Folkefiende" premieres in Oslo
1888 National Geographic Society founded (Washington DC)
1893 British Independent Labor Party forms (Keir Hardie as its leader)
1894 Revolution in Sicily crushed by government troops
1895 Oscar Wilde's "Ideal Husband" premieres in London
1898 Emile Zola publishes his open letter (J'accuse) in defense of Captain Alfred Dreyfus in Paris
1902 Textile workers strike in Enschede Netherlands till June 1
1906 1st radio set advertised (Telimco for $7.50 in Scientific American) claimed to receive signals up to one mile
1908 Montréal Wanderers sweep Ottawa Victorias in 2 for the Stanley Cup
1908 French pilot Henry Farman is 1st European to fly roundtrip
1910 JM Synge's "Deirdre of the Sorrows" premieres in Dublin
1911 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Die Ratten" premieres in Berlin
1911 Roald Amundsens anchors at Walvis Bay
1911 South Africa's 1st win over Australia, at Adelaide
1912 -40ºF (-40ºC), Oakland MD (state record)
1914 IWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia
1915 Earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 30,000
1915 W Churchill presents plan for assault on Dardanelles
1919 Dutch Soccer team OSV forms
1920 New York Times editorial (falsely) reports rockets can never fly
1922 WHA-AM in Madison WI begins radio transmissions
1922 Buck Weaver, a Black Sox, applies unsuccessfully for reinstatement
1922 Conference of Cannes concerning German retribution payments ended
1924 Nationalist Wafd-party wins Egyptian parliament elections
1927 US & Mexico battle over oil interests
1929 Humanist Society established, Hollywood CA
1930 "Mickey Mouse" comic strip 1st appears
1935 Plebiscite in Saar, indicates a desire (90.3%) to join Nazi Germany
1939 Belgian premier signs Burgos-treaty for trade relations with Franco
1942 Henry Ford patents a method of constructing plastic auto bodies
1942 Interallied war trial conference publishes St James Declaration
1943 British Prime Minister Winston Churchill arrives in Casablanca
1945 Prokofchev's 5th Symphony premieres in Moscow
1948 1st country music TV show, Midwestern Hayride, premieres on WLW Cincinnati OH
1949 "Along 5th Avenue" opens at Broadhurst Theater New York City NY for 180 performances
1951 German General F Christian freed early from Dutch prison
1951 9 Jewish Kremlin physicians "exposed" as British/US agents; known as the Doctors' Plot
1953 Gas explosion in Belgium coal mine kills 14
1953 KOLD TV channel 13 in Tucson, AZ (CBS) begins broadcasting
1953 Marshal Josip Tito chosen president of Yugoslavia
1954 Military rule in Egypt; 318 Mohammedan Brotherhood arrested
1954 WEAR TV channel 3 in Pensacola-Mobile, FL (ABC) begins broadcasting
1957 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Allen Tate
1957 Mickey Wright wins Sea Island Golf Open
1957 Wham-O Company produces the 1st Frisbee
1958 9,000 scientists of 43 nations petition UN for nuclear test ban
1958 US newspaper "Daily Worker" ceases publication
1959 De Gaulle grants amnesty to 130 to Algerian death row convicts
1959 King Boudouin promises Belgian Congo independence
1962 "Do Re Mi" closes at St James Theater New York City NY after 400 performances
1964 Karol Wojtyla becomes archbishop of Krakow
1966 1st black selected for Presidential cabinet (LBJ selects Robert C Weaver-HUD)
1966 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1967 Coup in Togo
1967 Rolling Stones appear on Ed Sullivan Show
1968 "Hallelujah, Baby!" closes at Martin Beck Theater New York City NY after 293 performances
1968 "Illya Darling" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater New York City NY after 320 performances
1968 Beginning of Tet-offensive in Vietnam
1968 Minnesota North Stars center Bill Masterton fatally injured (dies on 15th)
1969 Beatles release "Yellow Submarine" album
1971 "Soon" closes at Ritz Theater New York City NY after 3 performances
1972 Former umpire, now housewife Bernice Gera wins her suit against baseball, initiated on March 15, 1971 to be allowed to umpire
1973 "Tricks" closes at Alvin Theater New York City NY after 8 performances
1973 Efskind skates world record 1000m (1 17.6)
1976 Sarah Caldwell is 1st woman to conduct at NY's Metropolitan Opera House as she led orchestra in a performance of "La Traviata"
1979 Charlie Daniels hosts the Volunteer Jam
1979 YMCA files libel suit against Village People's YMCA song
1980 "King of Schnorrers" closes at Playhouse Theater New York City NY after 63 performances
1980 Head of narcotic brigade arrested for drug smuggling in Belgium
1980 Togo's constitution becomes effective
1981 Barbara Sonntag, Colorado, crochets record 147 stitches/minutes for 30 minutes
1981 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to May Swenson & Howard Nemerov
1982 Air Florida 737 took off in a snowstorm, crashes into the 14th St Bridge in Washington, DC, & falls into the Potomac River, killing 78
1983 AMA urges ban on boxing cites Muhammad Ali's deteriorating condition
1983 Québec Nordiques play 251st NHL game without being shut out
1984 TV anchor Christine Craft wins $325,000 in her case against KMBC-TV
1985 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course
1985 Blackhawk Doug Wilson failed on 12th penalty shot against Islanders
1985 Express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428
1985 23rd Tennis Fed Cup Czech beats USA in Nagoya Japan (2-1)
1985 Cerebral Palsy telethon raises $17,1000,000
1986 Bloody coup overthrows government of South Yemen
1986 NCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams
1987 7 top New York Mafia bosses sentenced to 100 years in prison each
1987 W German police arrest Mohammed Ali Hamadi, suspect in 1985 hijacking
1988 Los Angeles Dodger/San Diego Padre Steve Garvey retires
1989 "Friday the 13th" virus strikes hundreds of IBM computers in Britain
1989 Jerry Parks, Oklahoma defensive back, charged with shooting a teammate
1989 Ruins of Mashkan-shapir (occupied 2050-1720 BC) found in Iraq
1989 Soap opera "Ryan's Hope" final episode after 13½ year run
1989 Subway gunman Bernhard Goetz begins 1-year jail sentence
1989 Computers across Britain hit by "Friday the 13th" virus
1990 1st elected US black governor inaugurated (Douglas Wilder-Virginia)
1991 UN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar meets with Saddam Hussein in Baghdad
1991 12th ACE Cable Awards HBO wins 25 awards
1991 42 killed in exhibition soccer match in Johannesburg South Africa
1991 Phil Mickelson wins PGA Northern Telecom Golf Open
1991 President Mario Soares of Portugal re-elected
1991 Soccer stadium riot in Orkney South Africa, at least 40 die
1992 Excavation of new ballpark at Gateway (Jacobs Field) begins
1992 US serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane
1993 STS-54 (Endeavour) launches into orbit
1994 Italian government of Ciampi resigns
1994 Tonya Harding's bodyguard, Shawn Eric Eckardt & Derrick Brian Smith arrested & charged with conspiracy in attack of skater Nancy Kerrigan
1995 26 HNL teams unanimously ratify agreement to end NHL strike
1995 America3 becomes 1st all-female crew to win an America's Cup race
1998 "Patti LaBelle On Broadway" opens at St James Theater New York City NY
1998 CBS pays $4 billion to televise AFC games for 8-years

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