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AFRICA – [MALAWI]
2012 – “In Malawi hundreds of outraged girls and women, among them, prominent politicians protested the recent public stripping of women of their miniskirts and pants. Many wore pants or miniskirts and T-shirts emblazoned with such slogans as: “Real men don’t harass women.” Men also took part.”
1907 – Roy Welensky, Premier (Rhodesia/Nyasaland 1956-63)
AFRICA – [DRC]
1998 – Joseph Olengankoy, Congo opposition leader, was arrested. He had refused to meet with Pres. Kabila to discuss his criticism.
2009 – Barack Obama, inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States of America, Becomes the United States first African-American
2017 – Donald Trump is inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States of America And Mike Pence the 48th Vice President
1895 – Eva Jessye, American Singer, actress, songwriter and 1st black woman to receive international distinction as a choral concert or, born in Coffey
1910 – Abraham Hill, African-American playwright and author (American Negro Theater), born in Atlanta
FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY
1993 – Khalifa Jabbie