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 This day in History - January 24
352 Historic Events for January 24
1968

Scott Mercier, Harbor City Calif, cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1968

Mary Lou Retton, Fairmont WV, gymnist (Oly-gold/2 silver/2 bronze-84)

Birth
1968

Ross Powell, US baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros)

Birth
1968

Mark Burmester, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test all-rounder in 3 Tests 1992)

Birth
1969

Queen Juliana appointed honorary citizen of Addis Ababa

Event
1969

Louise McPaul, Australian javelin thrower (Olympics-silver-92, 96)

Birth
1969

Stephanie Romanov, actress (Teri Spencer-Models Inc)/model (Elite)

Birth
1969

Tom Zachary, baseball pitcher (Wash Senators), dies at 72

Death
1969

Spanish Gen Franco announces state of emergency

Event
1969

Pauline Hall, composer, dies at 78

Death
1970

James "Shep" Shepherd, rocker (Shep and Limelites), beaten to death

Death
1970

Chris Bartolone, hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998)

Birth
1970

Valeri Muratov skates world record 500m (38.99 sec)

Event
1970

3rd ABA All-Star Game: West 128 beats East 98 at Indiana

Event
1970

Matthew Lillard, actor (Scream)

Birth
1971

Cory Bailey, US baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

Birth
1971

Saalman Raelyn, Fostoria Ohio, actress (Attack of 60' Centerfold)

Birth
1971

NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 27-6

Event
1971

Tonya Crowe, Long Beach Calif, actress (Olivia-Knots Landing)

Birth
1971

John Reece, WLAF/NFL cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals, Dallas Cowboys)

Birth
1971

Joe Panos, NFL guard/center (Phila Eagles)

Birth
1972

Jerome Cowan, actor (Mr Dithers-Blondie), dies at 74

Death
1972

WRIP (now WDSI) TV channel 61 in Chattanooga, TN (IND) 1st broadcast

Event
1972

Jay Walker, quarterback (Minnesota Vikings)

Birth
1972

Joe Garten, WLAF center (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth