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 This day in History - January 1
692 Historic Events for January 1
1996

Arleigh Albert Burke, British Admiral, dies at 94

Death
1996

Hamish Imlach, folk singer/comic, dies at 55

Death
1996

After 27 years, Betty Rubble debuts as a Flintstone vitamin

Event
1996

Cura‡ao gains limited form of self rule (Status Aparte)

Event
1996

Arthur Rudolph, rocket Engineer, dies at 89

Death
1997

John Burgess, rugby administrator, dies at 71

Death
1997

Townes Van Zandt, musician, dies at 52

Death
1997

Graham Kersey, cricket wicket keeper, dies in car crash

Death
1997

Joan Rice, actress (Payroll, Steel Key, Curtain Up), dies at 66

Death
1998

US Census Bureau estimates population at 268,921,733

Event
1998

Mongolia switches from a 46 hour to 40 hour work week

Event
1998

All Calif bars, clubs and card rooms must be smoke-free

Event
1998

Helen Wills Moody Roark, tennis ace (31 Grand Slams), dies at 92

Death
1999

International Year of Elderly

Event
2000

Gisbourne, New Zealand population 32,754 is first city in the world to welcome in the new millenium

Event
2304

Mid-CALENDAR day

Event
6000

1st reversible date since 11/11/1999

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