Today In History

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            Here is what happened on Tuesday - January 27th...
            It is day 27 of the year 2015, and there are 338 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1756,Wolfgang A. Mozart, musical prodigy.
     Today, this person is/would be 259 years old.
            1832,Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (you know him as Lewis Carroll.)
     Today, this person is/would be 183 years old.
            1850,Samuel Gompers, first president of the American Federation of Labor.
     Today, this person is/would be 165 years old.
            1921,Donna Reed, actress.
     Today, this person is/would be 94 years old.
            1936,Troy Donahue
     Today, this person is/would be 79 years old.
            1964,Bridget Fonda, actress.
     Today, this person is/would be 51 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1870,Kappa Alpha Theta, first sorority, founded at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana.
            1926,First public demonstration of television.
            1948,First Tape Recorder is sold.
            1976,Laverne & Shirley premiers.


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