On this day: January 16

POSTED: 02:39 PM PST Jan 15, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Jan 15, 2014 

"Don Quixote" is first published, Prohibition is ratified and goes into effect, Hitler moves underground, and the space shuttle Columbia takes off for the last time, all on this day.

OTD January 16 - Paul McCartney
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1980: Paul McCartney is jailed in Tokyo for possession of a half pound of marijuana. He would end up spending 10 days behind bars before being kicked out of the country by Japanese authorities and forced to cancel an 11-concert Wings tour of the country.

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