January 20th Holidays
What do people celebrate on January 20th?
- Camcorder Day
- International Day of Acceptance
- National Buttercrunch Day
- National Cheese Lovers Day
- National Disc Jockey Day
- Penguin Awareness Day
- Take a Walk Outdoors Day
January 20th Zodiac Sign is Aquarius
- Date range: January 20 – February 18
- Element: Air,
- Quality: Fixed
- Color: Light-Blue, Silver
- Lucky Numbers: 4, 7, 11, 22, 29
- Personality Traits: Humanitarian, original, likes to be right, argumentative
- Famous Aquariuses; Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts, Denise Richards,
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Shakira, Mischa Barton, Natalie Imbruglia, Ellen DeGeneres, Alicia Keys, Abraham Lincoln, Galileo Galilei, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Charles Darwin, Michael Jordan, James Dean.
What do these Celebrities all have in Common?
January 20th Trivia
A collection of random trivia such as famous birthdays, celebrity deaths, historical events and more!
- 1887 – The United States Senate allows the Navy to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base.
- 1929 – In Old Arizona, the first full-length talking motion picture filmed outdoors, is released.
- 1930 – Buzz Aldrin, American astronaut and first man to land on the moon, along with Neil Armstrong, was born in Glen Ridge, NJ.
- 1935 – Dorothy Provine, American singer was born in Deadwood, SD.
- 1937 – Franklin D. Roosevelt and John Nance Garner are sworn in for their second terms as U.S. President and U.S. Vice President.
- 1952 – Paul Stanley, American musician and guitarist, and band member of popular band, KISS, was born in Manhattan, New York City, NY.
- 1958 – Lorenzo Lamas, popular 80s actor, was born in Santa Monica, CA.
- 1961 – John F. Kennedy is inaugurated the 35th President of the United States of America.
- 1966 – Rainn Wilson, American actor known for playing, Dwight, on the tv series, “The Office,” was born in Seattle, WA.
- 1969 – Richard Nixon is inaugurated the 37th President of the United States of America.
- 1977 – Jimmy Carter is inaugurated the 39th President of the United States of America.
- 1980 – The song, “Rock with You,” by Michael Jackson was the #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard.
- 1981 – Ronald Reagan is inaugurated the 40th President of the United States of America.
- 1986 – In the United States, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated as a federal holiday for the first time.
- 1987 – Evan Peters, American actor known for his many roles in the series, “American Horror Story,” was born in St. Louis, MO.
- 1989 – George H. W. Bush is inaugurated the 41st President of the United States of America.
- 1993 – Audrey Hepburn, British actress and humanitarian activist passes away at age 63 in Switzerland from cancer.
- 1993 – Bill Clinton is inaugurated the 42nd President of the United States of America.
- 2001 – George W. Bush is inaugurated the 43rd President of the United States of America.
- 2009 – Barack Obama is inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States of America, becoming the first African-American President of the United States.
- 2012 – Etta Jame, American blues singer, passed away at age 73 in California from Leukemia.
- 2017 – Donald Trump is inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States of America, becoming the oldest person to assume the office.
- 2018 – The United States federal government shuts down after the Senate fails to pass a temporary funding bill.