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 This day in History - January 9
389 Historic Events for January 9
1968

Jimmy Adams, cricketer (prolific West Indian lefty bat since 1992)

Birth
1968

Katie Anderson, Kingston Jamaica, Canada 100m hurdler (Oly-7th-92, 96)

Birth
1968

Mardi Lunn, Liverpool Sydney Australia, golfer (1991 Thailand Open)

Birth
1968

Louis-Fran‡ois-Marie Aubert, French composer (Habanera), dies at 90

Death
1968

Kokichi Tsuburaya, Jap marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide

Death
1968

1st ABA All-Star Game: East 126 beats West 120 at Indiana

Event
1968

Surveyor 7 space probe soft lands on Moon

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1969

Johanna Ikonen, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

Birth
1969

Domingo Jean, Dominican/US baseball pitcher (Houston Astros)

Birth
1969

Ladislav Vycpalek, composer, dies at 86

Death
1969

Concorde jetliner's 1st test flight (Bristol England)

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1969

1st trial flight of Concorde

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1970

Constitution of Singapore enacted

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1970

Graciela Schutt, El Paso Tex, WPVA volleyballer (Deerfield-25th-1995)

Birth
1971

Elizabeth Punsalan, Syracuse NY, dance skater (and Swallow, Oly-15-94)

Birth
1971

Bill Schroeder, NFL wide reciever (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1971

Scott Thornton, London, NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers)

Birth
1971

"Lovely Ladies, Kind Gentlemen" closes at Majestic NYC after 19 perf

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1972

Eddie Mason, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)

Birth
1972

Jay Powell, Meridian MS, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

Birth
1972

Billionaire Howard Hughes says Clifford Irving's bio is a fake

Event
1972

Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Burdine's Golf Invitational

Event
1972

Ted Shawn, US dancer, dies at 80

Death
1972

Kristie Hicks, Bardstown Kentucky, Miss America-Kentucky (1996)

Birth
1972

Passenger ship Queen Elizabeth destroyed by fire

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