January 28 in history: Discovery of Singapore, patent of Lego brick and more

From the discovery of Singapore to the patent of Lego brick, we've got it all covered!

Let's dive into today's history.

1819

Sir Stamford Raffles discovers Singapore.

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1933

The name Pakistan is coined by Choudhry Rahmat Ali Khan.

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1958

The Lego brick is patented.

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1965

Current design of Canada's Flag is chosen by an act of Parliament.

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1986

Space Shuttle “Challenger” explodes, kills 7 astronauts.

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