January

List historic world events in January

January, 2016

  • 26 January

    Ion Luca Caragiale – Who is he?

    Ion Luca Caragiale

    Born in Haimanale, judetul Prahova, Romania February 13, 1852 Died: June 09, 1912 Ion Luca Caragiale was a Wallachian-born Romanian playwright, brief story writer, poet, theater manager, political commentator and journalist. Leaving behind an important cultural legacy, he is considered one of the greatest playwrights in Romanian language and literature, …

  • 26 January

    Who is Leonid Gaidai

    Gaidai Leonid Iovich

    Gaidai Leonid Iovich (January 30, 1923 – November 19, 1993), Russian film director and scriptwriter. The humor of great Gaidai is timeless. His comedies are clear of edifying or obtrusiveness, he easily managed to avoid hackneyed cliches and smutty jokes. Phrases from his comedies have become winged and are widely …

  • 25 January

    Anniversary of the first public demonstration of Television

    Anniversary of the first public demonstration of Television

    In 27 January, 1926, John Logie Baird, a Scottish inventor, provides first public demo of a genuine tv system in London, introducing a revolution in entertainment and communication. Baird’s invention, a pictorial-transmission machine a “televisor was called by him,” used mechanised spinning disks to check moving images into digital impulses. …

  • 20 January

    Federico Fellini’s Birthday

    Federico Fellini's Birthday

    Born: January 20, 1920, Rimini, Italy Died: October 31, 1993, Rome, Italy Among Italy’s great modern directors, Federico Fellini was a famous docente who created an inimitable movie style merging unreal county fair with incisive public critique. Though his most popular-and accessible-film, the balefully excited years as a child memoir …

  • 20 January

    Omar Rayo’s Birthday

    Omar Rayo's Birthday

    Omar Rayo, Colombian (1928 – 2010) Painter, caricaturist, engraver and Colombian designer ascribed to the movement Op Art. In their works he believes lines and angles that form big abysses. He studied drawing for correspondence in the Academy Zier of Buenos Surfaces. In a tour for Colombia and Latin America …

  • 16 January

    Dian Fossey’s Birthday

    Dian Fossey's Birthday

    Dian Fossey’s early days Dian Fossey was born in San Francisco, California in 1932. Her parents had divorced when she was young, so Dian was raised with her mother and stepfather. By all accounts, she was a great student and was extremely interested in animals from a very young age. …

  • 16 January

    Martin Luther King Day in the United States

    Martin Luther King Day in the United States

    Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. He is most well-known for his campaigns to end racial segregation on public travel with and for racial …

  • 16 January

    Thailand Teacher’s Day

    Thailand Teacher's Day

    The Thailand Teacher’s Day is now a favourite activity for educators in the country, celebrated every 16th of January, this boasts to be another wonderful nationwide event for Thailanders. The usual merry making and festivities, preparing for the country’s best gastronomy and more product is justa round the corner the …

  • 12 January

    Charles Perrault’s Birthday

    Charles Perrault’s Birthday

    Charles Perrault was born more than 300 years ago, in 1628. This individual wrote many text books, but he’ll be remembered permanently first: Tales or Stories from Times History, with Morals: Stories of Mom Goose. The written publication included only eight fairy stories, and they have grown to be classics …

  • 12 January

    Anniversary of Kimani Maruge’s First Day of School

    Anniversary of Kimani Maruge's First Day of School

    Tale Behind The First Grade movie One particular movie, The First Grade, was a genuine details about a mans struggle to learn how to read and write. There were flashbacks in the movie about his times during the struggle for independence against British colonialism, but the rest of his life …