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 This day in History - January 4
381 Historic Events for January 4
1971

Richard Chee Quee, cricketer (NSW opening batsman Fiji/Chin ancestry)

Birth
1972

Carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57

Death
1972

Mike McCoy, WLAF quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals)

Birth
1973

Lamont Warren, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1973

Ray Mickens, cornerback (NY Jets)

Birth
1973

Todd Sauerbrun, NFL punter/kicker (Chic Bears)

Birth
1974

Nixon refuses to hand over tapes subpoenaed by Watergate Committee

Event
1974

Karel Janacek, composer, dies at 70

Death
1974

Carl Powell, defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1975

"Good News" closes at St James Theater NYC after 16 performances

Event
1975

Carlo Levi, Italian writer (Parole Sono Pietre), dies at 72

Death
1975

Montreal Canadiens shutout Washington Capitals 10-0

Event
1975

"Gypsy" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 120 performances

Event
1975

Ice thickness measured at 4776 m, Wilkes Land, Antarctica

Event
1975

Ford Executive Order on CIA Activities within the US (No 11828)

Event
1975

"Over Here" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 341 performances

Event
1976

"Candide" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 740 performances

Event
1976

"Home Sweet Homer" opens and closes at Palace Theater NYC

Event
1976

Jan B Cammans, Flemish actor (Brothers Karamazov), dies at 84

Death
1977

Mary Shane hired by Chic White Sox as 1st woman TV play-by-play

Event
1978

Willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber/lumber/wood manufacturer, dies at 76

Death
1979

Charles Mingus, jazz bassist, dies of heart attack

Death
1980

President Carter announces US boycott of Moscow Olympics

Event
1981

69th Australian Mens Tennis: B Teacher beats Kim Warwick (75 76 63)

Event
1981

"Frankenstein" opens and closes on Broadway

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