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Tuesday January 21, 2020

January 21: Day of the Week

January 21, 2020 was the 21st day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 345 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

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

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius 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 21 Historical Event(s)

  • 1643
    Abel Tasman becomes the first European to reach Tonga.
  • 1749
    The Verona Philharmonic Theatre is destroyed by fire. It is rebuilt in 1754.
  • 1864
    The Tauranga Campaign begins during the Maori Wars.
  • 1919
    Meeting of the First Dáil Éireann in the Mansion House Dublin. Sinn Féin adopts Ireland’s first constitution. The first engagement of Irish War of Independence, Sologhead Beg, County Tipperary.
  • 1925
    Albania declares itself a republic.
  • 1948
    The Flag of Quebec is adopted and flown for the first time over the National Assembly of Quebec. The day is marked annually as Quebec Flag Day.
  • 1966
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Horse in Chinese astrology.
  • 1968
    A B-52 bomber crashes near Thule Air Base, contaminating the area after its nuclear payload ruptures. One of the four bombs remains unaccounted for after the cleanup operation is complete.
  • 1976
    Commercial service of Concorde begins with the London-Bahrain and Paris-Rio routes.
  • 2005
    In Belmopan, Belize, the unrest over the government’s new taxes erupts into riots.

Who were born on January 21?

  • 1864
    Paul Troje, German politician (d. 1942)
  • 1910
    Albert Rosellini, American politician and 15th Governor of Washington (d. 2011)
  • 1924
    Benny Hill, English actor, comedian, and singer (d. 1992)
  • 1941
    Richie Havens, American musician
  • 1957
    Greg Ryan, American soccer coach
  • 1966
    Candi Milo, American voice actress
  • 1973
    Duane Lee Chapman, II, American bounty hunter
  • 1978
    Tamir “Nokio” Ruffin, American singer
  • 1981
    Ivan Ergić, Serbian footballer
  • 2001
    Jackson Brundage, American actor

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