This Day in History for 23rd January (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 211 of 211

2005 - NFC Championship Game: Philadelphia Eagles beat Atlanta Falcons 27-10
2009 - Dendermonde nursery attack occurred in Dendermonde, Belgium.
2009 - UK officially enters recession as GDP falls by 1.5% in the last quarter of 2008 following a 0.6% drop in the third quarter, with unemployment growing by 131,000 to 1.92 million (6.1%)
2011 - AFC Championship Game: Pittsburgh Steelers beat New York Jets 24-19
2011 - NFC Championship Game: Green Bay Packers beat Chicago Bears 21-14
2012 - European Union agrees to embargo Iranian oil in protest against Iran's alleged nuclear weapons program
2013 - 23 people are killed in a mosque suicide bombing in Tuz Khormato, Iraq
2013 - 18 people are killed in a market shooting in Damboa, Nigeria
2013 - US armed forces overturns 1994 ban on women serving in combat
2015 - Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is crowned King of Saudi Arabia, on the death of this half-brother King Abdullah
3268 - Beginning of 2nd Julian Period (1/1 OS)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 228 of 228

1972 - Ewen Bremner, Scottish actor
1972 - Marcel Wouda, Dutch swimmer
1973 - Mark Kolesar, Minnedosa, NHL right wing (Toronto Maple Leafs)
1973 - Lanei Chapman, American actress
1974 - Glen Chapple, cricketer (Lancashire & England A pace bowler)
1974 - Tiffani-Amber Theissen, actress (Saved by Bell, 90210), born in Long Beach, California
1974 - Rebekah Elmaloglou, Australian actress
1974 - Yosvani Pérez, Cuban baseball player
1974 - Richard T. Slone, British artist
1975 - Kevin Alexander, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
1975 - Tito Ortiz, American UFC fighter
1976 - Byron Hanspard, NFL running back (Atlanta Falcons)
1976 - Phil Boudreault, Copper Cliff Ontario, boxer (Olympics-96)
1976 - Brandon Duckworth, American baseball player
1976 - Angelica Lee, Taiwanese actress and singer
1976 - Nigel McGuinness, English professional wrestler
1979 - Sampsa Astala, Finnish musician (Lordi)
1979 - Larry Hughes, American basketball player
1979 - Juan Rincón, Venezuelan baseball player
1980 - Theresa Kulikowski, Tacoma Wash, gymnast (World-bronze-95, Oly-96)
1981 - Rob Friend, Canadian footballer
1981 - Greg Smith, American UFC fighter
1982 - Wily Mo Peña, Dominican baseball player
1984 - Arjen Robben, Dutch footballer
1985 - Dong Fangzhuo, Chinese footballer
1985 - Doutzen Kroes, Dutch supermodel
1986 - Steven Taylor, English footballer
1987 - Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer

Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

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