January 27, 2015
Today is 27th day of the year
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Births Today

  • 1756 - "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Composer"
  • 1832 - "Lewis Carrol, Author of 'Alice In Wonderland'"
  • 1885 - "Jerome Kern, Songwriter"
  • 1928 - "Michael Craig, Actor & stage star"
  • 1945 - "Nick Mason, Of 'Pink Floyd'"
  • 1961 - "Martin Degville, Of 'Sigue Sigue Sputnik'"
  • 1973 - "Mark Owen, Of 'Take That'"
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events today

  • 1778 - The valve flush toilet was patented by Joseph Bramh
  • 1926 - John Logie Baird gave the first public demonstration of television
  • 1943 - The United States Air Force made its first bombing raid on Germany
  • 1967 - Three American astronauts were killed in an Apollo spacecraft ground test
  • 1969 - Protestant leader Ian Paisley was jailed for three months
  • 1989 - "In Brazil, three men were charged with stealing and melting down the World Cup"
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