26 January 2023: This day in history

1482: “Pentateuch” the Jewish Bible is 1st printed as a book in Bologna, Italy

1531: Lisbon hit by Earthquake; about 30,000 die

1564: The Council of Trent issued its conclusions in the Tridentinum, establishing a distinction between Roman Catholicism and Protestantism

1788: Captain Arthur Phillip and British colonists hoist the Union Flag at Sydney Cove, New South Wales, now celebrated as Australia Day. Referred to as Invasion Day by some First Nations people.

1998: President Bill Clinton says “I want to say one thing to the American people; I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky”


Source: Onthisday.com

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