• On January 4, 1905 Actor Sterling Holloway was born. He was also the voice of Winnie The Pooh, the honey loving bear in Disney’s animated version.
  • On January 11, 1874 Gail Borden died. Borden was the Inventor of the process for making condensed milk, and founder of New York Condensed Milk Co., later to become the Borden Co. (Remember Elsie the Cow?)
  • On January 18, 1882 Alan Alexander Milne was born. Creator of Winnie the Pooh, the honey loving bear.
  • On January 25, 1945, Grand Rapids, Michigan became the first U.S. city to fluoridate its drinking water, to reduce tooth decay.
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