Located in the South Pacific Ocean, the Kingdom of Tonga (Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo Tonga), is a Polynesian sovereign state and… Read more Kingdom of Tonga #526 (1982)
Happy Birthday, FDR. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, born on January 30, 1882, in Hyde Park, New York, is in my personal… Read more President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Philatelist
William McKinley Jr. was born on January 29, 1843, in Niles, Ohio, the seventh child of William McKinley Sr. and… Read more William McKinley, 25th President of the United States
On January 28, 1623, Sir Thomas Warner established the first British colony in the Caribbean on the island of Saint… Read more Thomas Warner and the Caribbean’s First British Colony
On January 27, 1302, Dante Alighieri, simply called Dante, was exiled from Florence. He was a major Italian poet of the… Read more The Exile of Dante Alighieri
Australia Day is the official national day of Australia. Celebrated annually on January 26, it marks the anniversary of the… Read more Happy Australia Day!
On January 25, 1765, Port Egmont — the first British settlement in the Falkland Islands at the southern tip of South… Read more Port Egmont, Falkland Islands
On January 24, 1965, Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD PCc DL FRS RA died at his London… Read more The Death & Funeral of Churchill