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 This day in History - January 8
467 Historic Events for January 8
1968

Brian Johnson, Oakland Calif, catcher (San Diego Padres)

Birth
1969

R Kelly, singer (I Wish I Could Fly)

Birth
1969

Brian Boehringer, St Louis MO, pitcher (NY Yankees)

Birth
1970

Jon Klemm, Calgary, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)

Birth
1970

Jani Christou, composer, dies on 44th birthday

Death
1971

Voyageurs National Park, Minn established

Event
1971

29 pilot whales beach themselves and die at San Clemente Island, Calif

Event
1971

Branislav Janos, hockey forward (Team Slovakia 1998)

Birth
1971

Stephane Barin, hockey forward (Team France 1998)

Birth
1971

Roosevelt Potts, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1971

Jason Giambi, West Covina CA, infielder (Oakland A's)

Birth
1971

Darren Langdon, Deere Lake, NHL left wing (NY Rangers)

Birth
1971

Brook Mahealani Lee, Miss Universe/Miss USA (1997-Hawaii)

Birth
1971

Brenda Lee Armstrong, Albert Lea Minn, Miss Minn-America (1991)

Birth
1971

Adriano Lualdi, composer, dies at 85

Death
1971

Billy Joe Hobert, NFL quarterback (Oakland Raiders)

Birth
1972

NCAA announces freshman can play on teams starting in fall

Event
1972

Dmitri Shostakovitch' 15th Symphony, premieres in Moscow

Event
1972

Devlin Murphy, Honolulu Hawaii, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)

Birth
1972

Brandie Burton, San Bernardino CA, LPGA golfer (1993 du Maurier Ltd)

Birth
1972

Kenneth Patchen, US writer (See You in the Morning), dies at 60

Death
1973

"Tricks" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 8 performances

Event
1973

USSR launches Luna 21 for Moon landing

Event
1973

Secret peace talks between US and North Vietnam resumed near Paris

Event
1973

Greg Chappell's best Test bowling, 5-61 v Pakistan at SCG

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