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January 10 2011


Oh it looks like you have the case of the Mondays! Ha ha. When was the last time someone said that to you? Anyway, let’s see what else happened on January 11th in the past!

49 BC – Julius Caesar crosses the Rubicon, signaling the start of civil war.

1810 – Napoleon divorces his first wife Joséphine.

1863 – The London Underground, the world’s oldest underground railway, opens between London Paddington station and Farringdon station.

1946 – The first General Assembly of the United Nations opens in London. Fifty-one nations are represented.

1984 – The United States and the Vatican establish full diplomatic relations after 117 years.

1990 – Time Warner is formed from the merger of Time Inc. and Warner Communications Inc.

Source : Wikipedia

Pop quiz : Do you know what font I use for the date in the above photo?

49 BC – Julius Caesar crosses the Rubicon, signaling the start of civil war.
1810 – Napoleon divorces his first wife Joséphine.
1863 – The London Underground, the world’s oldest underground railway, opens between London Paddington station and Farringdon station.
1946 – The first General Assembly of the United Nations opens in London. Fifty-one nations are represented.
1984 – The United States and the Vatican establish full diplomatic relations after 117 years.
1990 – Time Warner is formed from the merger of Time Inc. and Warner Communications Inc.
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Written by lordsinsurancelog

January 10, 2011 at 5:41 pm

Posted in Daily Quip