SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
Announcements
Donald Turner
The Oxford Leader
Guido's Pizza
SPI Subscriptions
Wednesday
01 - 28 - 15
11:48
January
arrow
S M T W T F S
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Site Search


Born January 28th
1706: John Baskerville, inventor of the hot-pressing method of printing.
1933: Susan Sontag, American essayist and novelist (The Style of Radical Will, Illness as a Metaphor).
January 28th
in history
28: The Roman Emperor Nerva names Trajan, an army general, as his successor.
1547: Henry VIII of England dies and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Edward VI.
1757: Ahmed Shah, the first King of Afghanistan, occupies Delhi and annexes the Punjab.
1792: Rebellious slaves in Santo Domingo launch an attack on the city of Cap.
1871: Surrounded by Prussian troops and suffering from famine, the French army in Paris surrenders. During the siege, balloons were used to keep contact with the outside world.