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  • Today in History - January 16

    The first unofficial college basketball game with five players on each side was played on January 16, 1896. Continue reading. On January 16, 1964, Carol Channing made her debut in Hello, Dolly! Continue reading. Click here to search Today in History for other historic moments. […]

  • January 16, 1919: Prohibition takes effect

    The 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, prohibiting the “manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors for beverage purposes,” is ratified on this day in 1919 and becomes the law of the land. The movement for the prohibition of alcohol began in the early 19th […]

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