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Thursday January 13, 2022

January 13: Day of the Week

January 13, 2022 was the 13th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 352 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

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Here’s the January calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

January 2022
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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January 13: This Day in History

It is still celebrated as New Year’s Eve (at least in the 20th & 21st centuries) by countries still using the thirteen-day-slower Julian calendar (Old New Year).

January 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 1733
    James Oglethorpe and 130 colonists arrive in Charleston, South Carolina.
  • 1847
    The Treaty of Cahuenga ends the Mexican-American War in California.
  • 1915
    An earthquake in Avezzano, Italy kills 29,800.
  • 1934
    The Candidate of Science degree is established in the USSR.
  • 1939
    The Black Friday bush fires burn 20,000 square kilometres of land in Australia, claiming the lives of 71 people.
  • 1964
    Anti-Muslim riots break out in Calcutta – resulting in 100 deaths.
  • 1964
    Karol Wojtyla, the future Pope John Paul II, is appointed archbishop of Krakow, Poland.
  • 1982
    Shortly after takeoff, Air Florida Flight 90, a Boeing 737 jet crashes into Washington, DC’s 14th Street Bridge and falls into the Potomac River, killing 78 including four motorists.
  • 1991
    Soviet Union troops attack Lithuanian independence supporters in Vilnius, killing 14 people and wounding 1000.
  • 2001
    An earthquake hits El Salvador, killing more than 800.

Who were born on January 13?

  • 1886
    Art Ross, Canadian ice hockey player and executive (d. 1964)
  • 1929
    Joe Pass, U.S. jazz guitarist (d. 1994)
  • 1935
    Mauro Forghieri, Italian automotive & mechanical engineer (Scuderia Ferrari)
  • 1956
    Janet Hubert-Whitten, American actress
  • 1960
    Takis Lemonis, Greek footballer and coach
  • 1962
    Trace Adkins, American country music singer-songwriter
  • 1968
    Chara, Japanese singer and actress
  • 1972
    Park Jin-Young, Korean singer
  • 1987
    Alexandre Pliuschin, Moldovan cyclist
  • 1988
    Josh Freeman, American football player

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