January 05 in History: An unexpected announcement, disappearance of first woman to fly solo and more

Unfolding the events of the past, we saw an unexpected announcement, disappearance of a fly-woman disappears and a lot in between! Let's witness the pages from the past from this day!

1875

Famous opera house, The Palais Garnier is inaugurated in Paris.

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1914

Ford motor wages rise from $2.40 to $5.00 a day adopting 8 hour work day.

(Photograph:WION)

1919

The German Workers' Party, which would become the nazi party, is founded in munich.

(Photograph:WION)

1941

Amy Johnson, the first woman to fly solo from London to Australia, disappears.

(Photograph:WION)

2012

US President Obama announces plans for defense spending cuts.

(Photograph:WION)