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January 21


Jan 21
1921
Release: The Kid is releasedThe Kid is released (1921)Top 10 Movies of the 1920s
Top 10 Adult and Kid Friendships in Movies

1924
Death of Vladimir LeninDeath of Vladimir Lenin (1924)Top 10 Influential Communist Leaders
Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

1940
Birthday of Jack NicklausBirthday of Jack Nicklaus (1940).Top 10 Most Dominant Male Athletes of All Time

1950
Death of George Orwell Death of George Orwell (1950)Top 10 Notes: Animal Farm
Steve Wozniak On Advertising

1953
Birthday of Paul Allen Birthday of Paul Allen (1953)Microsoft History: Windows, Office, IE and Xbox 360

1965
Jam Master Jay of Run-D.M.C. is bornJam Master Jay, or Jason Mizell, of Run-D.M.C. is bornTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1981
Production of DeLorean DMC-12 begins in Northern Ireland Production of the iconic DeLorean DMC-12 sports car begins in Dunmurry, Northern Ireland (1981)Historic Automotive Flops

1987
Aretha Franklin becomes first female inductee into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame American singer Aretha Franklin became the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1987)Aretha Franklin Biography: Life and Career of the Soul Singer

2002
The TV series Daria airs its last episodeThe TV series Daria airs its last episode (2002)Top 10 Cartoon Moms from TV

2003
Release: Ong-Bak: The Thai WarriorThe film Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior is released (2003)Top 10 On-Foot Movie Chases

2005
American theatrical release of The Phantom of the Opera.American theatrical release of The Phantom of the Opera. This British film is an adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's 1986 musical of the same name, which is based on the French novel Le Fantôme de l'Opéra by Gaston Leroux.Top 10 Disfigured Movie Characters

2011
Release: No Strings AttachedThe film No Strings Attached was released (2011)Top 10 Copycat Movies
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