January 27 Holidays

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Famous Birthdays Today

<div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/mimi-rogers" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/2cc44ea7-289c-4f5d-f630-1108dc221900/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Mimi Rogers" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Movie Actress</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/mimi-rogers" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Mimi Rogers</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/hoda-katebi" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/62c69125-c7f4-4337-f850-3a4776f48d00/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Hoda Katebi" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Blogger</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/hoda-katebi" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Hoda Katebi</h3></a></div></div></div></div><div role="listitem" class="single-holiday w-dyn-item"><div class="position-relative---z-index-1"><div class="card card-image-top team-member-link-card"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/lewis-carroll" class="card-link-image---image-wrapper border-radius-32px w-inline-block" target="_blank"><div class="holiday-card-image w-embed"><img src="https://imagedelivery.net/lCsODh8EJUNDijZLbbcSWQ/04bdd4de-4efd-4bd8-d85f-eb59ab47b900/mediumsquare" loading="lazy" alt="Lewis Carroll" class="holiday-card-image"></div></a><div class="flex-date"><div class="badge-primary small team-member-job-title-badge">Novelist</div></div><div class="pd-left-and-right-20px pd-left-and-right-12px-mbp"><a href="https://www.famouspeople.io/people/lewis-carroll" class="holiday-card-title-block w-inline-block" target="_blank"><h3 class="card-link-title---hover-secondary-1 display-4 mg-bottom-2px">Lewis Carroll</h3></a></div></div></div></div>

This Day in History

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>98</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Roman Empire's Peak</div><div class='timeline-text'>Trajan becomes the Roman Emperor, leading the empire to its largest extent.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1606</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Gunpowder Plot Trial</div><div class='timeline-text'>Guy Fawkes and fellow conspirators are put on trial for treason.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1785</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>University of Georgia Founded</div><div class='timeline-text'>The University of Georgia, the first US state-chartered public university, is established.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1820</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Exploration of Antarctic Coast</div><div class='timeline-text'>A Russian expedition lead by Bellingshausen and Lazarev discovers the Antarctic coast.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1918</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Start of the Finnish Civil War</div><div class='timeline-text'>Conflict breaks out between the working class Reds and middle and upper class Whites in Finland.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1945</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Auschwitz-Birkenau Liberation</div><div class='timeline-text'>The Soviet 322nd Rifle Division liberates the remaining prisoners of Auschwitz-Birkenau.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1967</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Outer Space Treaty Signed</div><div class='timeline-text'>US, Soviet Union, and UK sign the Outer Space Treaty, focusing on peaceful space exploration.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1980</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div the='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Canadian Caper Conclusion</div><div class='timeline-text'>US and Canadian governments secretly help six American diplomats escape from Iran.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>1996</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>First International Holocaust Remembrance Day</div><div class='timeline-text'>Germany observes the first International Holocaust Remembrance Day.</div></div></div>

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date-text'>2010</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Apple Announces the iPad</div><div class='timeline-text'>The tech company Apple introduces its revolutionary portable device, the iPad.</div></div></div>

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