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I was born on the 14th of January, so there I go.

Three historical events of note:
1514 - Pope Leo X issues a papal bull against slavery.
1784 - American Revolutionary War: The United States ratifies a peace treaty with England.
2005 - Landing of the Huygens probe on Saturn's moon Titan.

Three births of note:
1875 - Albert Schweitzer, Alsatian physician, missionary, and musician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1965)
1925 - Yukio Mishima, Japanese writer (d. 1970)
1941 - Milan Kučan, Slovenian statesman

Three deaths of note:
1742 - Edmond Halley, English scientist (b. 1656)
1898 - Lewis Carroll, English writer and mathematician (b. 1832)
1977 - Anaïs Nin, French author (b. 1903)
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