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 This day in History - January 21
387 Historic Events for January 21
1972

Mizoram, formerly part of Assam, creates an Indian union territory

Event
1972

Howard Nathan, NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks)

Birth
1972

Alan Benes, Evansville IN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

Birth
1972

Shelley Looney, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

Birth
1973

Grady Jackson, defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders)

Birth
1973

Bubba Miller, corner (Philadelphia Eagles)

Birth
1973

3rd NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 33-28

Event
1973

Leslie Nielson appears on M*A*S*H in "Ringbanger"

Event
1973

Jamal Cox, WLAF linebacker (Rhein Fire)

Birth
1974

Lewis L Strauss, head US Atomic Energy Comm (1953-58), dies at 78

Death
1974

Gold hits record $161.31/silver hits record $3.97 an ounce in London

Event
1974

Ken Viljoen, cricketer (played 27 Tests for S Africa 1930-47), dies

Death
1974

Jan Arends, Dutch poet/author, dies at 48

Death
1974

Orpheus Roye, defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)

Birth
1974

Jerald Sowell, fullback (NY Jets)

Birth
1974

Jerry Wunsch, tackle (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

Birth
1975

Faghma Absalom, Miss Universe-Namibia (1996)

Birth
1975

Willem Korsten, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse)

Birth
1975

28th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 7-1 at Montreal

Event
1975

Marie Lohr, actress (Pygmalion, Small Hotel, Escapade), dies at 84

Death
1975

Anette Oldenborg, Miss Universe-Denmark (1996)

Birth
1976

Supersonic Concorde, 1st commercial flights, by Britain and France

Event
1976

Emma Lee Bunton, "Baby Spice", Finchley London, vocalist (Spice Girls)

Birth
1976

Lynn Thomas, Newport News VA, playmate (May 1997)

Birth
1976

Amanda Little, Miss USA-Texas (1997, top 6)

Birth