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Events of January 31st:

January 31st is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 334 days remaining until the end of the year (335 days in leap years).

On this page, we have placed information about January 31st, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on January 31st:

1797 Franz Schubert (composer)

Franz Schubert

1919 Jackie Robinson (baseball player)

Jackie Robinson

1923 Norman Mailer (author)

Norman Mailer

1929 Jean Simmons (actress)

1937 Philip Glass (composer)

1941 Richard Gephardt (US politician)

Richard Gephardt

1956 John Lydon - "Johnny Rotten" (singer - (Sex Pistols, Public Image Limited)

1966 Dexter Fletcher (actor)

1970 Minnie Driver (actress)

1971 Patrick Kielty (comedian)

1971 Patricia Velasquez (actress)

1977 Kerry Washington (actress)

1981 Justin Timberlake (singer, actor)

January 31st in History:

1930 3M begins marketing Scotch Tape.

1958 First US satellite, Explorer I, is launched.

1958 James Van Allen discovers the Van Allen radiation belt around the Earth.

1961 Ham the Chimp travels into space.

1968 Viet Cong attack the US embassy in South Vietnam, beginning the Tet Offensive.

1968 Nauru becomes independent from Australia.

1983 Wearing a seatbelt becomes compulsory for car drivers and front sea passengers in UK.

1990 First McDonald's opens in Moscow.

2010 Avatar is the first movie to gross over $2 billion.

January 31st is also:

Feast of Saint John Bosco (Catholicism)


People born on January 31st are Aquarius


Aquarius Information: Aquarius Links:

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