As You Start Out Your New Year, This Also Happen…

As You Start Out Your New Year, This Also Happen… January 1, 2022

If your reading this you made it another year.

Congratulations…

Happy New Years Day

It is also the…

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, the Octave Day of Christmas,

World Day of Peace

Polar Bear Swim Day (Canada and United States)

Public Domain Day (multiple countries)

2022 in public domain – Wikipedia

The first Winnie-the-Pooh is among those books entering PD.

Here are some other historical things that happen on this day.

Batista Forced Out by Castro-Led Revolution – HISTORY

Pre-1600

 

1601–1900

1901–present

 

 

 

 

This image provided by the New York Public Library, is from a current exhibit at the library that features cigarette ads from the 1920s through the ’50s when the tobacco industry used trustworthy figures to suggest that smoking was harmless. In an age when smoking is barely tolerated in polite society, it’s hard to remember when cigarette companies used doctors, athletes – even Santa Claus – to endorse their products. (AP Photo/New York Public Library)**NO SALES**

 

And here are some Births that occurred on the first of the year.

Pre-1600

And here are a few deaths that occurred on the first of the year.

  • 404 – Telemachus, Christian monk and martyr  
  • 1953 – Hank Williams, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1923)
  • 1994 – Cesar Romero, American actor (b. 1907)
  • 2001 – Ray Walston, American actor (b. 1914) 
  • 2020-Don James Larsen (August 7, 1929 – January 1, 2020) was an American professional baseball pitcher. Larsen pitched the sixth perfect game in MLB history, doing so in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series.

 


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