January 6 | Facts
King Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves.
George Washington married Martha Custis.
Samuel Morse gave the first public demonstration of the telegraph.
New Mexico became the 47th state in the United States.
Former president Theodore Roosevelt died in Oyster Bay, N.Y.
University of California astronomers first witnessed the birth of a galaxy that contained 1 billion stars.
Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan clubbed on leg by men including husband of rival skater Tonya Harding.