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 This day in History - January 1
692 Historic Events for January 1
1960

Margaret Sullavan, actress (Back Street), overdose at 48

Death
1960

Michael David Morrison, actor (Caleb Snyder-As the World Turns)

Birth
1961

Irv Eatman, NFL tackle (Houston Oilers)

Birth
1961

Marcia Cross, actress (Melrose Place)

Birth
1961

Russia introduces a new ruble worth $1.11

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1961

Largest check issued, Natl Bank of Chicago to Sears ($960.242 billion)

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1961

Houston Oilers beat LA Chargers 24-16 in AFL championship game

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1961

Briggs Stadium is renamed Tigers Stadium

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1961

Dashiell Hammett, author (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon), dies at 66

Death
1962

Diego Mart¡nez Barrio, Spanish president (1939), dies at 76

Death
1962

Rwanda granted internal self-government by Belgium

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1962

Western Samoa gains independence from New Zealand Susuga Malietoa Tanumafili II becomes co-chief of Western Samoa

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1962

Ravshanbek Aliyev, Kirgiz, cosmonaut

Birth
1962

Beatles' Decca audition is unsuccessful

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1963

G Woods succeeds Eugene Black as president of the World Bank

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1963

WTEV (now WLNE) TV channel 6 in Providence RI begins broadcasting

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1963

Lance Smith, NFL guard (NY Giants)

Birth
1963

Glenn Trimble, cricketer (son of Sam Two ODI's for Australia 1986)

Birth
1964

KTVS TV channel 3 in Sterling, CO (CBS) begins broadcasting

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1964

Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland dissolved

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1964

Rika Hopper, Dutch actress (Comedia, Anastasia), dies at about 86

Death
1964

Alf Hall, cricketer (S Afr lefty quick took 40 wkts in 7 Tests), dies

Death
1964

Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer, dies at 84

Death
1964

DeDee Pfeiffer, actress (Cybill)

Birth
1964

KNMT TV channel 12 in Walker, MN (CBS) begins broadcasting

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