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  1. Exactly 70 years ago, on 27 January 1945, 60th Army First Ukrainian Front soldiers opened the gates of Auschwitz Concentration Camp, liberating the remaining 7,000 prisoners, mostly ill and dying. In 2005 the United Nations declared 27 January as International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

  2. About Joseph Schexnider, who disappeared from the town of Abbeville in January 1984 after missing a court hearing. Nobody knew about him for 27 years. Then recently crews renovating a bank building discovered skeletal remains inside the chimney which have been identified as missing Mr Schexnider

  3. It was nearly two years later, January 27, 1944, when the United States government finally informed the public about the death march.

  4. Although World Health Day is one of the most well-known celebrations meant to draw attention and raise awareness to a particular health cause each year, many other observances occur with the intention of raising awareness about health around the world, including World Leprosy Day (January 27), World Parkinson's Day (April), International Day for Protection of Children (June), World Arthritis Day (October), and World Cancer Day (February).

  5. In January 27 BC, the Roman Senate gave Octavian a new title - Augustus. Augustus means "the illustrious one". Augustus established the Roman Empire.

  6. Christian Longo was spotted in Cancun, Mexico on December 27, 2001. A federal arrest warrant was issued on Lincoln County, Oregon on December 28th and on January 7th, 2002 he left the hotel he had been staying at.

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