On this day, January 10, in 1983, President Ferdinand Marcos signed into law the first comprehensive Local Government Code in our country.
On this day in 1946, the first United Nations General Assembly took place in London.
On this day in 1947, Stanford University announced its discovery of the virus that causes polio after three years of research.
January is Zero Waste Month (Proclamation No. 760, s. 2014).