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|January 15th, 2069||Event||Otho seizes power in Rome, proclaiming himself Emperor of Rome, but only rules for three months before committing suicide.|
|January 15th, 2007||Event||Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti, former Iraqi intelligence chief and half-brother of Saddam Hussein, and Awad Hamed al-Bandar, former chief judge of the Revolutionary Court, are executed by hanging in Iraq.|
|January 15th, 2005||Event||An intense solar flare blasts X-rays across the solar system.|
|January 15th, 2005||Event||ESA s SMART-1 lunar orbiter discovers elements such as calcium, aluminum, silicon, iron, and other surface elements on the moon.|
|January 15th, 2001||Event||Wikipedia, a free Wiki content encyclopedia, goes online.|
|January 15th, 1999||Event||The Racak incident: 45 Albanians in the Kosovo village of Racak are killed by Yugoslav security forces.|
|January 15th, 1993||Event||Salvatore Riina, the Mafia boss known as The Beast , is arrested in Sicily after three decades as a fugitive|
|January 15th, 1992||Event||The international community recognizes the independence of Slovenia and Croatia from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.|
|January 15th, 1991||Event||The United Nations deadline for the withdrawal of Iraqi forces from occupied Kuwait expires, preparing the way for the start of Operation Desert Storm.|
|January 15th, 1990||Event||AT&T s long distance telephone network suffers a cascade switching failure.|
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