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It happened on a… January 29

2018

Marvel film “Black Panther” directed by Ryan Coogler and starring Chadwick Boseman premieres in Los Angeles

David Beckham launches a Major League Soccer team in Miami.

2017

Attack on mosque in Quebec kills 6 and injures 17, shooter is French-Canadian student

2007

Ken Dryden’s #29 jersey is retired by the Montreal Canadiens.

1996

Lucien Bouchard sworn in as Premier of Quebec; former Bloc Quebecois Leader replaces Jacques Parizeau.

1964

IX Winter Olympic Games open in Innsbruck, Austria

1959

Walt Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” released

1936

The first members of major league baseball’s Hall of Fame were named in Cooperstown, NY.

1920

Walt Disney starts work as an artist with KC Slide Co for $40 a week.

1916

In World War I, Paris was bombed by German zeppelins for the first time.

1892

The Coca-Cola Company is incorporated in Atlanta, Georgia.

1829

Opening of McGill University in Montreal; built with legacy from fur trader James McGill.

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