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History.com - This Day in History 

January 28, 1986: Challenger explodes

At 11:38 a.m. EST, on January 28, 1986, the space shuttle _Challenger_ lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and Christa McAuliffe is on her way to becoming the first ordinary U.S. civilian to travel into space. McAuliffe, a 37-year-old high school social studies teacher from New Hampshire, won a competition that earned her a place among the seven-member crew of the _Challenger_. She underwent

Infoplease - Today's Birthday 

Jan 28: Jackson Pollock

1912—56, American painter, born in Cody, Wyo. See biography and links to other people born today...


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