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Daily Almanac: Jan. 7, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset

RISE: 8:10 a.m.     

SET: 5:39 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures

High: 20 °F

Low: 7 °F

Wacky Holiday Today

• National Bobblehead Day

• National Pass Gas Day

What Happened On This Day

• 1927 The first transatlantic telephone service is established

• 1610 Galileo Galilei discovers the Galilean Moons

Births On This Day

• 1964 Nicolas Cage

American actor, producer, director

• 1985 Lewis Hamilton

English race car driver

Deaths On This Day

• 1943 Nikola Tesla

Serbian/American physicist, engineer

• 1995 Murray Rothbard

American economist, historian