January 2

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on January 2. From 1900 until now. January 2 is under the sign of Capricorn. Famous birthdays on this day include Christy Turlington (1969), Kate Bosworth (1983) and Tia Carrere (1967). Several movies were released around January 2 over the years, such as Hullabaloo in 1964 directed by Edwin L. Marin and Outside the Wire in 2020 directed by Mikael Håfström.
But much more happened on January 2 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around January 2 over the years?
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Release year: 1964

Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: Frank Morgan, Virginia Grey, Dan Dailey, Billie Burke

Outside the Wire

Outside the Wire

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Starring: Anthony Mackie, Pilou Asbæk, Emily Beecham, Michael Kelly

The Marksman

The Marksman

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Robert Lorenz

Starring: Katheryn Winnick, Liam Neeson, Teresa Ruiz, Juan Pablo Raba


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 2?


  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
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  • 2019 China–United States trade war (2018–present): American electronics maker Apple warns that iPhone sales are slowing significantly and the product is in weak demand, blaming trade tensions with China. The company says that it has lowered its expected fiscal earnings for the first quarter as a result, citing disappointing holiday sales figures, and that it could lose $9 billion due to the decline. (The Verge)
  • 2018 Weinstein effect: Vice Media suspends two of its top executives as it investigates allegations made against them. (ABC News)
  • 2017 2017 Istanbul nightclub attack: The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant claims responsibility for the attack in what it claims is a response to Turkey's actions in neighbouring Syria. (The Washington Post)
  • 2016 Terrorism in India: 2016 Pathankot attack: Heavily armed terrorists, reportedly members of Jaish-e-Mohammed, attack an Indian Air Force base in Pathankot, Punjab; three security force personnel and four of the terrorists are reported to have been killed. (DNA)
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Which were the most popular books released around January 2 over the years?
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Masquerade by Kit Williams


Year: 1981


Schocken Books. NY. Copyright-1979. This publication-1980. "First American edition". First printing (no later dates, number/letter lines). Blue boards with impression of author's initials (KW) on lower corner of front board.

The Horse Knows The Way by John O'Hara

The Horse Knows The Way

Year: 1964


Dust jacket design by Anita Karl. A collection of 28 new stories.

Triumph And Tragedy by Winston S. Churchill

Triumph And Tragedy

Year: 1953


From the Allied landings in Normandy in June 1944 the Second World War had only fourteen months to run. This final volume of the account covers events right up to the unconditional surrender of Japan.Churchill's

Teenage Romance by Delia Ephron

Teenage Romance

Year: 1981


Provides an entertaining and sympathetic look at the painful pleasures of adolescent rites of passage, accompanied by the delightful drawings of Edward Koren

Whiteout by Ken Follett


Year: 2004


From #1 international bestselling author Ken Follett, the gripping thriller Whiteout... Like no other suspense author in his genre, Follett reinvents the thriller with each new novel.

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