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January 6

1878

Birth date of Carl Sandburg, poet, author, and folklorist. (died 7/22/67)

1882

Birth date of Samuel T. Rayburn, Congressman from Texas. (died 11/16/61)

1936

Agricultural Adjustment Act ruled unconstitutional (United States v. Baker).

1941

Roosevelt proposes Lend-Lease program to aid Allies.

1941

Roosevelt's State of the Union Message: "we look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms."