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Friday January 19, 2018

January 19: Day of the Week

January 19, 2018 was the 19th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 346 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is vendredi.

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

January 2018
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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 19 Historical Event(s)

  • 1520
    Sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, is mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund.
  • 1661
    Thomas Venner is hanged, drawn and quartered in London.
  • 1840
    Captain Charles Wilkes circumnavigates Antarctica, claiming what became known as Wilkes Land for the United States.
  • 1861
    American Civil War: Georgia joins South Carolina, Florida, Mississippi, and Alabama in seceding from the United States.
  • 1862
    American Civil War: Battle of Mill Springs – The Confederacy suffers its first significant defeat in the conflict.
  • 1899
    Anglo-Egyptian Sudan is formed.
  • 1935
    Coopers Inc. sells the world’s first briefs.
  • 1977
    Snow falls in Miami, Florida. This is the only time in the history of the city that snow has fallen. It also fell in the Bahamas.
  • 1978
    The last Volkswagen Beetle made in Germany leaves VW’s plant in Emden. Beetle production in Latin America would continue until 2003.
  • 2006
    A Slovak Air Force Antonov An-24 crashes in Hungary.

Who were born on January 19?

  • 1848
    John F. Stairs, Canadian businessman (d. 1904)
  • 1863
    Werner Sombart, German sociologist (d. 1941)
  • 1878
    Herbert Chapman, English football player and manager (d. 1934)
  • 1946
    Dolly Parton, American singer and actress
  • 1969
    Luc Longley, Australian basketball player
  • 1972
    Jon Fisher, American entrepreneur
  • 1979
    Svetlana Khorkina, Russian gymnast
  • 1980
    Jenson Button, English Formula One driver
  • 1985
    Esteban Guerrieri, Argentine racing driver
  • 1986
    Loren Galler-Rabinowitz, American ice dancer

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