Inauguration Day
Inauguration Day

The inauguration of our 45th president, Donald Trump, will take place on Jan. 20, 2017. Read about the history of Inauguration Day, inaugural addresses, trivia, and more.

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Everyone Loves Lucy
Second only to M*A*S*H, the sitcom I Love Lucy was a top show of the 20th century. In fact, when Lucy Ricardo—played by Lucille Ball—gave birth to baby Ricky on Jan. 19, 1953, more people tuned in to watch the show than the inauguration of President Eisenhower.

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