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 This day in History - January 12
396 Historic Events for January 12
1951

Bill Madlock, 4X NL batting champ (Chicago Cubs)

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1951

Chris Bell, Memphis Tn, rock guitarist (Big Star)

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1951

Drew Pearson, former NFL all-pro receiver

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1951

Larry Hoppens, rocker (Orleans-Still the One, Dance With Me)

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1951

Rush Limbaugh, Girardeau Mo, extreme right radio personality

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1951

Kirstie Alley, Wichita Ks, actress (Star Trek II, Cheers-Rebecca)

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1951

Ezzard Charles TKOs Lee Oma in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

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1952

Ricky Van Shelton, country musician

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1952

NFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 30-13

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1952

University of Tennessee admits it's 1st black student

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1953

Simeon Roncal, composer, dies at 82

Death
1953

9 "Jewish" physicians arrested for "terrorist activities" in Moscow

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1954

Austria's worst avalanche-kills 200; 9hrs later 2nd one-kills 115

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1954

Queen Elizabeth II opens NZ parliament

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1954

Howard Stern, Roosevelt NY, "Radio's Bad Boy" (WKRK, WYSP, WJFK)

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1955

Patty Hayes, LPGA golfer

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1956

Norman Kerry, actor (Air Eagles, Phantom of Opera), dies at 61

Death
1956

John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (WW II Monument Amsterdam), dies at 70

Death
1957

Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC) founded

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1958

NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 26-7

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1958

Arthur Shepherd, composer, dies at 77

Death
1958

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Sea Island Golf Open

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1958

NCAA adds 2 point conversion to football scoring

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1958

Syracuse National Dolph Schayes sets NBA record at 11,770 points

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1959

Per Helmstad Gessle, Sweden, singer (Roxette-Must Have Been Love)

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