On this day: January 28

Published On: Jan 25 2013 04:20:20 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 28 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

"Pride and Prejudice" is first published, Elvis makes his national TV debut, "We Are the World" is recorded, and the space shuttle Challenger breaks apart after liftoff, all on this day.

OTD January 28 - Astrid Lindgren
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2002: Swedish author Astrid Lindgren, best known for the "Pippi Longstocking" book series, dies at age 94 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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