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  • New York, U.S.
    Thursday Feb 1, 1951

    Korean War

    The United Nations General Assembly passed Resolution 498

    New York, U.S.
    Thursday Feb 1, 1951

    Following the failure of ceasefire negotiations in January, the United Nations General Assembly passed Resolution 498 on 1 February, condemning the PRC as an aggressor, and called upon its forces to withdraw from Korea.




  • Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 1970

    Carter G. Woodson

    The Black United Students and Black educators at Kent State University

    Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 1970

    The Black United Students and Black educators at Kent State University expanded this idea to include an entire month beginning on February 1, 1970.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 1987

    Nancy Pelosi

    Sala died

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 1987

    Sala died on February 1, 1987, just a month after being sworn in for a second full term.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Feb 1, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    House managers took Videotaped Closed-Door Depositions

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Feb 1, 1999

    Over three days, February 1–3, House managers took videotaped closed-door depositions from Monica Lewinsky, Clinton's friend Vernon Jordan, and White House aide Sidney Blumenthal.




  • Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 2004

    YouTube

    2004 Super Bowl incident

    Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Sunday Feb 1, 2004

    Karim said the inspiration for YouTube first came from Janet Jackson's role in 2004 Super Bowl incident when her breast was exposed during her performance, and later from the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Karim could not easily find video clips of either event online, which led to the idea of a video sharing site.




  • U.S.
    Monday Feb 1, 2010

    Amazon

    Microsoft launches Microsoft Azure

    U.S.
    Monday Feb 1, 2010

    Microsoft launches Microsoft Azure, a cloud computing platform that will compete with Amazon AWS over cloud services.




  • Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 1, 2011

    Kobe Bryant

    One of a few

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Tuesday Feb 1, 2011

    On February 1, 2011, Bryant became one of seven players with at least 25,000 points, 5,000 rebounds, and 5,000 assists.


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