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It happened on a… January 21

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It happened on a… January 21

2002

The Canadian Dollar sets all-time low against the US Dollar (US$0.6179).

1981

Production of the iconic DeLorean DMC-12 sports car begins in Dunmurry, Northern Ireland.

1978

The Bee Gees’ album “Saturday Night Fever” goes #1 for 24 weeks.

1970

The Boeing 747 made its first commercial flight from New York to London for Pan American.

1948

The Flag of Quebec is adopted and flown for the first time over the National Assembly of Quebec.

1921

British crime writer Agatha Christie publishes her first novel “The Mysterious Affair at Styles” introducing the character Hercule Poirot.

1793

During the French Revolution, King Louis XVI was executed on the guillotine. He had been condemned for treason.

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