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The 4th of January offers a myriad of wonderful celebrations across the globe. This day celebrates World Hypnotism Day, National Trivia Day, World Braille Day, Weigh-in Day and much more. We'll explore these celebrations in more detail.

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Interesting Facts of January 4th

  1. 1. January 4th is the fourth day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 361 days remaining until the end of the year (362 in leap years).
  2. 2. It's the birthday of famous scientist Sir Isaac Newton.
  3. 3. The Mars Rover, "Spirit," landed on the surface of Mars on January 4th, 2004.
  4. 4. The first color newsreel was filmed in Pasadena, California and it was a rose parade which took place on January 4th, 1948.
  5. 5. Elvis Presley recorded his first demo in 1954, his two songs were "Casual Love" and "I'll Never Stand in Your Way".