January 27, 2022

Xiomara Castro takes office as the first female President of Honduras.

January 5, 1868

Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones American opera singer and first black woman to headline a concert at Carnegie Hall was born.

January 9, 2022

Michaela Antonia Jaé Rodriguez becomes the first transgender Golden Globe winner.

December 16, 2021

Leena Nair is named the CEO of CHANEL and becomes the first person of Indian descent heading a global luxury brand.

January 16, 1950

Deborah Kaye Allen American actress, dancer, choreographer, singer-songwriter, director, producer is born.

January 26, 2021

Kaja Kallas becomes the first female Prime Minister of Estonia.

January 27, 1922

Helen Bates “Penny” Chenery American Sportswoman was born.

January 20, 2021

Amanda Gorman becomes the youngest Inaugural Poet in U.S. History.

January 25, 1938

Jamesetta Hawkins, best known as Etta James American singer is born.