January 20th is the twentieth day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Barack Obama was sworn in as President, becoming the first African-American to lead the nation; King George V died, succeeded by his son, who is anointed King Henry VII; and the British occupied Hong Kong. Famous birthdays include film directors David Lynch, Dorothy Provine, and Frederico Fellini. January 20th also marks National Cheese Lover's Day and National Penguin Day.

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