On this day: January 7

Posted: 5:29 AM EST Jan 05, 2013   Updated: 2:00 AM EST Jan 07, 2015

Galileo spots some of Jupiter's moons, the Harlem Globetrotters play their first game, Truman announces the development of the H-bomb, and President Clinton's impeachment trial begins, all on this day.

OTD January 7 - Katy Perry
1 / 36
Capitol Records

2012: Katy Perry's album "Teenage Dream" becomes the first album in history to have seven songs from the same album reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart. This was official as soon as the single "The One That Got Away" hit No. 1. The previous six singles to reach No. 1 on the chart were "California Gurls," "Teenage Dream," "Peacock," "Firework," "E.T." and "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)."

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • Rocky Wildfire, California

    Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

    California firefighters battle Rocky Fire

    California firefighters are busy battling the Rocky Fire, a wildfire northwest of Sacramento that had already incinerated 65,000 acres as of Tuesday.

On this Day

  • Oscar Pistorius, 2012 Olympics, 400 meters heats

    Jim Thurston/Wikimedia Commons

    On this day: August 4

    Anne Frank's family is betrayed, Dave Winfield kills a seagull with just a baseball, Prince's "Purple Rain" album starts a long stay at No. 1, and Oscar Pistorius makes Olympic history, all on this day.