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October 5, 1958: KRTV TV channel 3 in Great Falls, Montana (CBS) begins broadcasting
January 19, 1977: World's largest crowd-12.7 million-for Indian religious festival
February 27, 1967: Antigua and St. Christopher-Nevis become associated states of UK
September 11, 1953: KSBW TV channel 8 in Salinas-Monterey, California (NBC) begins broadcasting
November 15, 1835: HMS Beagle and Charles Darwin reach Tahiti

Events That Made History Today - January 21

1077 - German King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
1189 - Philip II, Henry II and Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1276 - Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V
1324 - Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai and Shingon
1522 - Head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope
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Events That Made History Tomorrow - January 22

871 - Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex
1371 - King Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1510 - Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany
1517 - Turks conquer Cairo
1528 - England and France declare war on Emperor Charles V
View All Events That Made History on January 22 ~ Born on January 22

Events That Made History Yesterday - January 20

250 - Saint Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50)
1045 - Giovanni di Sabina elected Pope Sylvester III
1265 - 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1320 - Duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
1356 - Scottish king Edward Baliol resigns
View All Events That Made History on January 20 ~ Born on January 20

1118 - The Year That Was

January 24: Giovanni Caetani elected Pope Gelasius II
April 7: Pope Gelasius II excommunicated Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor
December 18: Alfonso van Aragon occupies Saragossa on Almoraviden

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