17th January 1863
David Lloyd George, the Prime Minister who led Britain through WWI was born. 155 years.
30th January 1948
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India, was assasinated. 70 years.
30th January 1968
The Tet Offensive, one of the largest military campaigns of the Vietnam War, launched. 50 years.
3rd January 1883
Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, former Prime Minister of the UK and Leader of the Labour Party, was born. 135 years.
4th January 1958
Sputnik 1, the world's first satellite, falls to Earth from orbit. 60 Years
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