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Events of January 7th:
January 7th is the 7th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 358 days remaining until the end of the year (359 days in leap years).
On this page, we have placed information about January 77th, 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 7th:
1502 Pope Gregory XIII (Pope 1572-1585 - introduced the Gregorian calendar)
1768 Joseph-Napoleon Bonaparte (King of Naples and Sicily 1806-1808, King of Spain 1808-1813)
1800 Millard Fillmore (13th US President)
1883 Andrew Cunningham (British Admiral)
1912 Charles Addams (cartoonist - The Addams Family)
1950 Erin Gray (actress)
1956 David Caruso (actor)
1963 Rand Paul (US politician)
1964 Nicholas Cage (actor)
1967 Nick Clegg (British politician)
1967 Mark Lamarr (comedian, radio and TV host)
1978 Jean Charles de Menezes (innocent man shot dead by British police after being mistaken for a terrorist)
1979 Bipasha Basu (actress, model)
1991 Eden Hazard (soccer player)
January 7th in History:
1558 France captures England's last continental posession, Calais.
1610 Galileo Galilei observes the 4 largest moons of Jupiter for the first time.
1904 CQD is introduced as a radio distress symbol.
1927 First transatlantic telephone call, from New York to London.
1959 US recognizes new Cuban government of Fidel Castro.
1980 US President Jimmy Carter authorizes $1.5 billion of loans to the Chrysler Corporation.
1999 Impeachment trial of US President Bill Clinton begins.
January 7th is also:
Feast of Saint Raymond of Penaford (Catholicism)
People born on January 7th are Capricorn
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