Today in History - History - January 20th

← Dec Feb → January

All Categories | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Historical Events for January 20th

1971John Lennon meets Yoko Ono's parents in Japan

19861st federal holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr

1965Generalissimo Francisco Franco meets with Jewish representatives to discuss legitimizing Jewish communities in Spain

1980President Jimmy Carter announces US boycott of Olympics in Moscow

1870Hiram R. Revels elected to fill unexpired term of Jefferson Davis

1961Robert Frost recites "Gift Outright" at JFK's inauguration

1991Jane Geddes wins LPGA Jamaica Golf Classic

1956Buddy Holly records "Blue Days Black Night" in Nashville

1981Ronald Reagan inaugurated as 40th US President

1987Bank robber Robert Alan Litchfield is arrested at Lake Tahoe

January 20th Historical Events
Date Event
Notable Birthdays on January 20th

1910Joy Adamson, (born Friederike Viktoria Gessner) Troppau Austria-Hungary, naturalist/author (Born Free)

1926Patricia Neal, Packard Ky, actress (Hud, Subject Was Roses), (d. 2010)

1920Federico Fellini, Rimini, Kingdom of Italy, film director and scriptwriter (8 1/2, La Dolce Vita)

1930Edwin Aldrin Jr, Montclair NJ, USAF/astro (Gem 12, Ap 11)

1956Bill Maher, New York New York, American comedian and political commentator (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect)

1888Lead Belly, Louisiana, blues 12 string guitarist (Rock Island Line), (d. 1949)

January 20th Birthdays
Date Event
January 20th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Deaths on January 20th

1993Audrey Hepburn, actress (Roman Holiday), dies of colon cancer at 63

1936George V, King of Britain (1910-36), dies at 70

January 20th Deaths
Date Event
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now


Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31