Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on January 19. From 1900 until now.
January 19 is under the sign of Capricorn.
Famous birthdays on this day include Janis Joplin (1943), Dolly Parton (1946) and Logan Lerman (1992).
Several movies were released around January 19 over the years, such as The Silence of the Lambs in 1991 directed by Jonathan Demme and La notte in 1961 directed by Michelangelo Antonioni.
But much more happened on January 19 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around January 19 over the years?
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Which were the important events of January 19?
- 2019 Dissident Irish Republican campaign: A car bomb explodes outside a courthouse in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. The bomb exploded as the area was being evacuated, and there were no injuries. Investigations currently point responsibility for the attack towards the New IRA dissident organisation. (BBC)
- 2018 Turkish military intervention in Afrin: With a cross-border artillery bombardment into the Afrin Canton, Turkey starts its announced military campaign to "destroy" the Syrian Kurdish YPG group. (Reuters)
- 2017 Syrian Civil War: ISIL militants execute 12 people in Palmyra, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. (BBC)
- 2016 War in North-West Pakistan: At least 9 people are killed and 35 injured after a suicide bomber strikes near a security checkpoint near Peshawar, Pakistan. (Geo TV), (AFP via RTE)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 19 over the years?
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- 2018 Ed Sheeran - Perfect
- 2017 Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert - Bad And Boujee
- 2016 Justin Bieber - Sorry
- 2015 Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk!
- 2014 Pitbull Featuring Ke$ha - Timber
- 2013 Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
- 2012 Rihanna - We Found Love
- 2011 Katy Perry - Firework
- 2011 Bruno Mars - Grenade
- 2010 Ke$ha - TiK ToK
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Which were the most popular books released around January 19 over the years?
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