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2017Jan 20
 
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Donald Trump is inaugurated as 45th President of the USA

Donald Trump was formerly known as a businessman and reality television personality from New York City. He won the presidential election over the Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, even though she won a plurality of the popular vote. He is the 5th person to win the presidency but lose the popular vote.

2017Jan 20
 
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Wildfires in Chile

A series of wildfires burned across Chile, killing at least 11 people. The fires also destroyed the town of Santa Olga in the central Maule Region and displaced thousands of people. In response to the fires, the Chilean government declared a state of emergency.

2016Jan 20
 
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ABBA team up for the first time since it's break up in 1982

All 4 original members of ABBA made a public appearance at Mamma Mia! The Party in Stockholm. British manager Simon Fuller later announced in a statement that the group would be reuniting to work on a new 'digital entertainment experience'. The project is to feature the members in their "life-like" hologram form based on their late 1970s tour.

Anniversaries of famous

born 1989

Nick Foles

died 1936

George V

born 1945

Ajit Doval