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Can you name the events that happened on January 18?

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This conquistador founds Lima, Peru1535
Captain James Cook discovers the Sandwich Islands, which are now called this1778
The first ships bearing convicts arrive at Botany Bay in this island1788
The peace conference to end World War I opens at the French palace1919
This holiday is observed in all fifty states for the first time1993
Born: This English actor, who starred in North by Northwest and The Philadelphia Story1904
DIed: This Indian author, who wrote The Jungle Book and Kim1936

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