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Hour B, Segment 5
The History Book
Jan. 28, 1521—Catholic monk Martin Luther appears before the Diet of Worms (in Worms, Germany) and is commanded to either affirm or deny his writings that question certain actions of the Church.
Jan. 27, 1967—During a launchpad test, Apollo I bursts into flames, killing three astronauts.
Jan. 28, 1986—The Space Shuttle Challenger explodes 73 seconds after lift off, killing all on board.