T.W.I.H.: Jan. 20-26
January 20, 2017: Donald Trump is inaugurated, In the culmination of his extraordinary rise to power over a tumultuous election year, Donald John Trump is inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States
January 21, 1976: Concorde takes off, From London’s Heathrow Airport and Orly Airport outside Paris, the first Concordes with commercial passengers simultaneously takes flight.
January 22, 1901: Queen Victoria dies, the death of Queen Victoria on January 22, 1901, ends an era in which most of her British subjects know no other monarch.
January 23, 1870: Soldiers massacre the wrong camp of Indians, declaring he did not care whether or not it was the rebellious band of Indians he had been searching for.
January 24, 2006: Walt Disney announces $7.4 billion purchase of Pixar, by the end of 2005, Pixar had become a giant in the world of movie animation.
January 25, 1905: World’s largest diamond found, at the Premier Mine in Pretoria, South Africa, a 3,106-carat diamond is discovered during a routine inspection by the mine’s superintendent.
January 26, 2006: Oprah Winfrey takes James Frey to task for lying, On this day in 2006, during a live broadcast of her daytime TV talk show, Oprah Winfrey confronts author James Frey about fabrications in “A Million Little Pieces.
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