National Blonde Brownie Day
January 22, 2014 in the USA

National Blonde Brownie Day is a special day that is set aside to bake and eat blonde brownies.

What’s a blonde brownie, you ask? Well, as their name implies, traditional brownies are a dark brown. To make blonde brownies, light brown sugar is used in the recipe in place of dark brown chocolate.

On National Blonde Brownie Day, its your right and responsibility to bake blonde brownies, and to eat them. If you don’t have time to bake today, buy some and eat a few extra blonde brownies.

Blonde Brownies:
http://www.donogh.com/cooking/brownies/blonde.shtml

Where is National Blonde Brownie Day?
Nationwide USA

Day of Unity of Ukraine
January 22, 2014 in Ukraine

Day of Unity of Ukraine is observed on January 22, 2014. The Unification Act (Ukrainian: Act Zluky) was an agreement signed on January 22, 1919 by the Ukrainian People’s Republic and the West Ukrainian People’s Republic on the St. Sophia Square in Kiev. Since 1999 the Day of Unity of Ukraine, celebrated every year on 22 January to mark the signing of the treaty, is a state holiday; it is not a public holiday.

Where is Day of Unity of Ukraine?
Nationwide Ukraine

Historical Events:

565 – Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.

1521 – Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms.

1690 – Iroquois tribes renew allegiance to British against French

1840 – British colonists reach New Zealand.

1879 – Zulus attack British Army camp in Isandhlwana South Africa

1905 – Bloody Sunday: Russian demonstrators fired on by tsarist troops

1939 – Uranium atom 1st split, Columbia University

1946 – US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency

1963 – The Elysée treaty of cooperation between France and Germany was signed by Charles de Gaulle and Konrad Adenauer.

1968 – “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In” premieres on NBC

1973 – US, North & South Vietnam & Vietcong sign boundary accord

1982 – 75% of North America is covered by snow

1992 – Princess Sarah Ferguson wears paper bag over her head on airline ride