On This Day in History - January 31

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What Happened On This Day In History - January 31

1905 January 31

1905-01-31

1st auto to exceed 100 mph (161 kph), A G MacDonald, Daytona Beach

1906 January 31

1906-01-31

Strongest instrumentally recorded earthquake,Colombia, 8.6 Richter

1948 January 31

1948-01-31

Magnetic tape recorder developed by Wireway

1990 January 31

1990-01-31

1st McDonald's in Russia opens in Moscow, world's biggest McDonald's