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|January 20th, 2001||Event||Philippine president Joseph Estrada is ousted in the EDSA II Revolution and is succeeded by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.|
|January 20th, 1999||Event||The China News Service announces new government restrictions on Internet use aimed especially at Internet cafes.|
|January 20th, 1992||Event||Air Inter Flight 148 crashes near Strasbourg, France, killing 82 passengers and 5 crew.|
|January 20th, 1991||Event||Sudan s government imposes Islamic law nationwide, worsening the civil war between the country s Muslim north and Christian south.|
|January 20th, 1990||Event||Black Januarycrackdown of Azerbaijani pro-independence demonstrations by Soviet army in Baku.|
|January 20th, 1987||Event||Church of England envoy Terry Waite is kidnapped in Lebanon.|
|January 20th, 1986||Event||Martin Luther King, Jr., day is celebrated as a federal holiday for the first time.|
|January 20th, 1981||Event||Iran releases 52 American hostages twenty minutes after Ronald Reagan is inaugurated as U.S. President.|
|January 20th, 1969||Event||The first pulsar is discovered, in the Crab Nebula.|
|January 20th, 1968||Event||The Houston Cougars defeat the UCLA Bruins 71-69 to win the Game of the Century.|
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