On this day: January 13

Published: Jan 03 2014 12:10:42 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 13 2014 02:00:00 AM EST

The Knights Templar get papal sanction, Wyatt Earp and James Joyce die, Johnny Cash performs at Folsom Prison, and Michael Jordan retires… again, all on this day.

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1128: Pope Honorius II grants a papal sanction to the military order known as the Knights Templar, declaring it to be an army of God.

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