January 7th, 1610
Galileo Galilei observes three of the largest moons of Jupiter.
January 7th, 1797
The Italian flag is used for the first time.
January 7th, 1924
George Gershwin, American composer, completes his most famous work “Rhapsody in blue” at the age of 26.
January 7th, 1964
Nicholas Cage ,American actor, is born.
January 7th, 1990
the leaning tower of Piza, is closed to the public due to safety concerns.