On this day: January 16

Published On: Jan 15 2013 04:39:04 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 16 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

"Don Quixote" is first published, Prohibition is ratified and goes into effect, Hitler moves underground, and the space shuttle Columbia takes off for the last time, all on this day.

OTD January 16 - Frank Zamboni
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1901: Frank Zamboni, the inventor whose most famous invention is the modern ice resurfacer, is born in Eureka, Utah. He died of lung cancer at age 87 on July 27, 1988.

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