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National Thesaurus Day I guess they had to come up with the name 'Thesaurus' to come up with another name for 'synonym'??






                                                               National Use Your Gift Card Day - Better use it...else you'll lose it!!






​National Winnie the Pooh Day - ​Hide the honey!!


🐶Pet Drive-In Movie🐱

1955

I can't dance and he Dances With Wolves. Kevin Costner, actor, has a birthday today. And...
1980Did he ever forget Sarah Marshall? Jason Segel, actor, has a birthday today. 

Others

​1904: Cary Grant, actor North by Northwest; 1909: Ethel Merman, Queen of Broadway

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1778


Captain James Cook discovers the Hawaiian Islands, naming them the 'Sandwich Islands' after the First Lord of the Admiralty, Lord Sandwich

1836

Jim Bowie arrives at the Alamo to assist its Texas defenders

1902


The Isthmus Canal Commission in Washington shifts its support from Nicaragua to Panama as a favored canal site
1910Aviator Eugene Ely performs his first successful take off and landing from a ship in San Francisco

1942


General MacArthur repels the Japanese in Bataan. The United States takes the lead in the Far East war criminal trials

1962


The United States begins spraying foliage with herbicides in South Vietnam, in order to reveal the whereabouts of Vietcong guerrillas
1964Plans are disclosed for the World Trade Center in New York
1978The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) isolate the cause of Legionnaire's disease
1991A couple of days into the Persian Gulf War, Iraq starts firing Scud missiles at Israeli cities

Born on this Day

Today in History - January 18

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