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 This day in History - January 8
467 Historic Events for January 8
1964

Julius Raab, Austrian chancellor (1953-61), dies at 72

Death
1964

Arnoldus JC Krafft, theologist (Atlas of Neth Antilles), dies at 71

Death
1965

Champaka Ramanayake, cricketer (Sri Lankan opening bowler)

Birth
1965

Aloys-Henri-Gerard Fornerod, composer, dies at 74

Death
1965

Eric Wohlberg, Sudbury Ontario, cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1965

Star of India returned to American Museum of Natural History

Event
1965

Sen Dirksen proposes marigold as national flower (didn't pass)

Event
1965

Maria Pitillo, Matwah NJ, actress (Ryan's Hope)

Birth
1965

Michelle Forbes, actress (Julianna Cox-Homicide)

Birth
1966

Darryl Hall, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)

Birth
1966

Loretta Lee, [Lee Lai Chan], China, actress (Happy Ghost)

Birth
1966

Georges Pompidou appointed French premier

Event
1966

Who and the Kinks perform on the last "Shindig" TV show on ABC

Event
1966

Beatles' "We Can Work It Out," single goes #1 and stays #1 for 3 weeks

Event
1966

Beatles' "Rubber Soul," album goes #1 and stays #1 for 6 weeks

Event
1967

Willie Anderson, US, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Olympic-bronze-1988)

Birth
1967

Roger Rowland, Jacksonville FL, Nike golfer (1990 Macon Open-2nd)

Birth
1967

Kent Jones, Portales NM, golfer (NM State Amateur-1990-91)

Birth
1967

Hollis Conway, Chicago Ill, high jumper (Olympics-silv/bronze-88, 92)

Birth
1967

Zbigniew Cybulski, Polish actor (See You Tommorrow), dies at 39

Death
1968

Ami Dolenz, LA Calif, actress (General Hospital, Can't Buy Me Love)

Birth
1968

Paul Carey, US baseball infielder (Baltimore Orioles)

Birth
1968

Jacques Cousteau's 1st undersea special on US network TV

Event
1968

Alexander Alexeev, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Oly-98)

Birth
1968

Mark Duane Croghan, Akron Ohio, 3k steeplechase (Olympics-5th-96)

Birth