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Thursday January 14, 2021

January 14: Day of the Week

January 14, 2021 was the 14th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 351 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.

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

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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 14: This Day in History

It is celebrated as New Year’s Day (at least in the 20th and 21st centuries) by countries still following the Julian calendar.

January 14 Historical Event(s)

  • 1514
    Pope Leo X issues a papal bull against slavery.
  • 1639
    The “Fundamental Orders”, the first written constitution that created a government, is adopted in Connecticut.
  • 1724
    King Philip V of Spain abdicates the throne.
  • 1814
    Treaty of Kiel: Frederick VI of Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden in return for Pomerania.
  • 1933
    The controversial Bodyline cricket tactics used by Douglas Jardine’s England peaks when Australian captain Bill Woodfull was hit in the heart.
  • 1943
    World War II: Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill begin the Casablanca Conference to discuss strategy and study the next phase of the war.
  • 1950
    The first prototype of the MiG-17 makes its maiden flight.
  • 1973
    Elvis Presley’s concert Aloha from Hawaii is broadcast live via satellite, and sets a record as the most watched broadcast by an individual entertainer in television history.
  • 2000
    A United Nations tribunal sentences five Bosnian Croats to up to 25 years for the 1993 killing of over 100 Muslims in a Bosnian village.
  • 2004
    The national flag of The Republic of Georgia, the so-called “five cross flag”, is restored to official use after a hiatus of some 500 years.

Who were born on January 14?

  • 1780
    Henry Baldwin, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (d. 1844)
  • 1845
    5th Marquess of Lansdowne, Governor-General of Canada, Viceroy of India (d. 1927)
  • 1887
    Hugo Steinhaus, Polish mathematician and educator (d. 1972)
  • 1911
    Norman ‘Sailor Jerry’Collins, Tattoo artist (d. 1973)
  • 1928
    Garry Winogrand, American photographer (d. 1984)
  • 1937
    Sonny Siebert, American baseball player
  • 1969
    David Grohl, American drummer and composer (Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Them Crooked Vultures)
  • 1982
    Victor Valdes, Spanish goalkeeper
  • 1983
    Cesare Bovo, Italian footballer
  • 1986
    Alessio Cossu, Italian footballer

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