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 This day in History - January 1
692 Historic Events for January 1
1967

FCC requires AM-FM sister stations to be at least 50% different

Event
1968

John de Visser, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)

Birth
1968

Sandy Beasley, Richmond BC, softball outfielder (Olympics-96)

Birth
1968

ABC radio splits into 4 networks (Info, Entertainment, Contemp and FM)

Event
1968

Evel Knievel fails in his attempt to jump C‘sar's Palace Fountain

Event
1968

WDCO TV channel 15 in Cochran, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1968

Netherlands gets color TV

Event
1969

Barton Maclane, actor (Gen Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 68

Death
1969

Ian Fleming, writer (James Bond), dies at 80

Death
1969

Reemt Pyka, Bremerhaven GER, hockey forward (Team Germany)

Birth
1969

Morris Chestnut, actor (Boyz N the Hood)

Birth
1969

Jack Kent Cooke, owner of NHL's LA Kings, fines each player $100 for "NOT" arguing with the referee

Event
1970

"The Epoch" (Time 0 for UNIX systems, Midnight GMT)

Event
1970

Afro-American Historical Calendar Series Established

Event
1970

Charles "Chub" Feeney becomes president of baseball's National League

Event
1970

Revised calendar for Western (RC) Church goes into effect

Event
1970

Vadim Glovatskiy, hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)

Birth
1970

Tom Sier, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)

Birth
1970

Neth Christian Workers Union (NCW) forms

Event
1970

Brian Morton, Wollongong Australia, canoeist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1971

Kevin Mitchell, NFL linebacker (SF 49ers)

Birth
1971

Kevin Lee, NFL wide receiver (NE Patriots)

Birth
1971

Cigarette advertisements banned on TV

Event
1971

Bridget Pettis, WNBA guard (Phoenix Mercury)

Birth
1971

Bobby Holik, Jihlava Cze, NHL left wing (NJ Devils, Team Czech Rep)

Birth