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Monthly Features - January

January

1 Jan - New years Day & the birthday of J.D. Salinger

3 Jan - birthdate of J.R.R. Tolkien

6 Jan - Three Kings Day (Epiphany)

17 Jan- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 

 

6 Jan 1854 - celebrated as birthdate of Sherlock Holmes

7 Jan 1891 - birthdate of Zora Neale Hurston

12 Jan 1876 - birthdate of John Griffith Chaney (later known as Jack London)

13Jan 1941 - birthdate of James Joyce

15Jan 1929 - birthdate of Martin Luther King, Jr

17 Jan- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 

19Jan 1809 - birthdate of Edgar Allan Poe

24Jan 1862 - birthdate of Edith Wharton

25Jan 1882 - birthdate of Virginia Woolf

27Jan 1832 - birthdate of Charles Dodgson (later known as Lewis Carroll)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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