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 This day in History - January 1
692 Historic Events for January 1
1950

Morgan Fisher, rock keyboardist (British Lions)

Birth
1950

Dutch Govt raises all wages 5%, minimally Ÿ 5 per week

Event
1950

Yevgeni Vladimirovich Saley, cosmonaut

Birth
1951

Massive Chinese/North Korean assault on UN-lines

Event
1951

Frans Kellendonk, author (Ruin, The Good for Nothing)

Birth
1951

Jaco Pastorius, rocker

Birth
1952

Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 5th string quartet

Event
1953

Ernest Blochs "Suite Hebraique," premieres

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1953

WBRE TV channel 28 in Wilkes-Barre Scranton, PA (NBC) 1st broadcast

Event
1953

Hank Williams, country singer (Cold Cold Heart), dies at 29

Death
1953

Rochelle S Abramson, violinist

Birth
1953

Alpha Blondy, [Seydou Kone], Ivory coast, reggae singer (Jerusalem)

Birth
1953

Kevin Hangon, composer

Birth
1953

Ludomir R¢zycki, Polish composer/conductor (Casanova), dies at 68

Death
1954

Fr David, Paris France, rocker

Birth
1954

Rose and Cotton Bowl are 1st sport colorcasts

Event
1954

WWTV TV channel 9 in Cadillac-Traverse City, MI (CBS) 1st broadcast

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1954

Yugoslav parliament chairman/VP Milovan Djilas criticize communism

Event
1954

KSLA TV channel 12 in Shreveport, LA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1955

WEAT (now WPEC) TV channel 12 in West Palm Beach, FL (CBS) begins

Event
1955

Michael James Sullivan, Gary IN, PGA golfer (1980 Southern Open)

Birth
1955

Bhutan issues its 1st postage stamps

Event
1956

Anatoli Borisovich Polonsky, Russia, lt-colonel/cosmonaut

Birth
1956

Sergei Vasiliyevich Avdeyev, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-15, SK:TM-28)

Birth
1956

KOSA TV channel 7 in Odessa, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting

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