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JANUARY 20

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Cheese Day Cheese Foods & Nutrition
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1947 Josh Gibson (Georgia-born African-American Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Josh Gibson The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Famous African Americans
1984 Johnny Weissmuller (Hungarian-American Member of the Swimming Hall of Fame) Hungarian Sports Figures Swimming Hall of Fame The Olympic Games Actors Film
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1933 Iowa Legislature Ratifies the 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution Iowa 21st Amendment Drugs and Alcohol Iowa State Historical Society
1968 UCLA Streak of 47 Victories Ends with 71-69 Loss to U. Houston in Astrodome Basketball University of Houston UCLA USA Today
1970 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Kills One on Japan's Island of Hokkaido Hokkaido, Japan Earthquakes Death USGS
1980 Pittsburgh Defeats Los Angeles 31-19 to Win Its Fourth Super Bowl Football USA Today

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