Today In History
Here are some interesting facts ih history happened on 20 January.
- 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
- End of Revolutionary War
- Prim's Insurrection in Spain ends
- Calif Stock Exchange Board organized
- Pearl Harbor obtained by US from Hawaii for use as a naval base
- 1st basketball game played
- 1st feature talking motion picture taken outdoors "In Old Arizona"
- Inauguration day every 4th year
- 1st live coast-to-coast inauguration address
- Meet The Beatles" album released in US
- Iran hostages are freed after 444 days
- Islander Glenn Resch's 25th & last shut-out opponent - Flames 5-0
- US embassy hostages freed in Tehran