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Time, the ultimate January 31st gift!


Now, you or someone you love, can be the sole owner of any minute on January 31st, past, present or future.

For example, imagine giving your loved one the minute you met, the minute they were born or the minute you both said "I do" on January 31st. Preserve the memory of an important anniversary, a minute on the day your favourite film star was born or any other special moment on January 31st.

Now you can give that exact date and time, beautifully presented in its very own framed 'Certificate of Ownership' from the 'Universal Time Registry' for just £9.99 + p&p.

Once that minute has been taken by you, it's yours forever. Nobody else can own the same minute. This is truly a unique gift.

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Events on January 31st

  • January 31st 2006 : George Clooney: He became the first person in Oscar history to be nominated for directing one movie (Good Night and Good Luck) and acting in another in the same year (Syriana)
  • January 31st 2005 : Keanu Reeves: Reeves received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • January 31st 1961 : Ham the Chimp launched into space
    Ham the Chimp became the first higher primate launched into space. His task was merely to respond to a series of lights by pressing the correct button within 5 seconds. Despite a loss of presurization, Ham the Chimp sucessfully returned to earth.
  • January 31st 1958 : First American satellite Explorer I launced sucessfully
    The first American satellite, Explorer 1, is successfully launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida. Explorer I was rushed into service, despite being scrapped in 1954, after the launch of Sputnik I just three months earlier.
  • January 31st 1945 : U.S. Army private Eddie Slovik is executed for desertion
    In the first execution for desertion since the Civil War, US Army private Eddie Slovik is executed by a firing squad in France. He never actually deserted but merely stated his intent to desert.
  • January 31st 1929 : The Soviet Union exiles Leon Trotsky
    The Soviet Union exiles Leon Trotsky because of his role in an overthrow attempt of Joseph Stalin. He is later assassinated in Mexico by a Soviet agent named Ramón Mercader.
  • January 31st 1606 : Guy Fawkes is executed
    Guy Fawkes, the leader of the Gunpowder Plot to destroy Parliament and kill James I of England, is executed after having been found guilty of high treason.

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