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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1960

US male Figure Skating championship won by David Jenkins

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1961

KAET TV channel 8 in Phoenix, AZ (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1961

JFK asks for an Alliance for Progress and Peace Corp

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1961

Lance Gibbs takes hat-trick (Mackay, Grout, Misson) at Adelaide

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1961

Ranjit Madurasinghe, cricketer (3 Tests for Sri Lanka 1988-92)

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1961

Bobby Darin is youngest performer to headline a TV special on NBC

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1962

UN General Assembly censures Portugal (because of Angola)

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1962

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1962

2 members of Flying Wallendas' high-wire act killed when their 7-person pyramid collapsed during a performance in Detroit

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1963

Fran‡ois Poulenc, Fren composer (Litanies … Vierge noire), dies at 74

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1963

P F "Plum" Warner, cricketer (England mgr during Bodyline tour), dies

Death
1964

Cheryl Akemi Toma, Pearl City Hawaii, Miss Hawaii-America (1991)

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1964

Military coup of Gen Nguyen Khanh in South Vietnam

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1964

Berthold Altaner, German church historian, dies at 80

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1964

Ranger 6 launched; makes perfect flight to Moon, but cameras fail

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1965

Vic Jackson, cricketer (NSW/Leicerstershire off-spinner), dies in car

Death
1965

State funeral of Winston Churchill

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1965

Julie McCullough, Honolulu Hi, playmate (Feb 86)/actr (Growing Pains)

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1965

"The Name Game" by Shirley Ellis hits #3

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1966

Danielle Goyette, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

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1966

Ard Schenk skates world record 1500m (2:05.2)

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1966

Dmitri Sjostakovitsj completes his 11th string quartet

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1966

Daphne Ashbrook, Long Beach Calif, actress (Liz-Our Family Honor)

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1966

-27øF (-33øC), New Market, Alabama (state record)

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1966

-19øF (-28øC), Corinth, Mississippi (state record)

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