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 This day in History - February 1
526 Historic Events for February 1
1967

Langston Hughes, poet/translator (Weary Blues), dies on 65th birthday

Death
1967

Tim Naehring, Cincinnati OH, infielder (Boston Red Sox)

Birth
1967

WCLP TV channel 18 in Chatsworth, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1967

Severe brush fires in Tasmania destroy $11 million and 60 lives

Event
1967

Laura E Dern, LA Calif, actress (Blue Velvet, Mask, Smooth Talk)

Birth
1968

Former VP Richard Nixon announces candidacy for president

Event
1968

Sean Millington, CFL fullback (BC Lions)

Birth
1968

George Quigley Jr, Cin Ohio, skeet (Olympics-1996)

Birth
1968

Javier Sanchez, Spain, tennis star

Birth
1968

Pauly Shore, Hollywood, comedian (Totally Pauly, Encino Man)

Birth
1968

Mark Recchi, Kamloops, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)

Birth
1968

Lisa Marie Presley Keough Jackson, Memphis Tenn, daughter of Elvis

Birth
1968

Vince Lombardi resigns as coach of Green Bay Packers

Event
1968

World trade conference Unctad 2 opens in New Delhi

Event
1968

Famous photo: Saigon police chief Nguyen Ngoc Loan executes a Viet Cong officer with a pistol shot to head

Event
1968

Lawson Little, amateur golfer (US/Brit Opens 1934,35), dies at 57

Death
1968

Kent Mercker, Dublin OH, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Balt Orioles)

Birth
1969

US male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood

Event
1969

Jim Morrison arrested for exposing himself in concert

Event
1969

Bryan Jacob, Palatka Fla, 59 kg (130 lbs) weightlifter (Oly-1992, 96)

Birth
1969

US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn

Event
1969

WPGH TV channel 53 in Pittsburgh, PA (IND) begins broadcasting

Event
1969

John Moore, Australian baseball catcher (Olympics-1996)

Birth
1970

Stalled commuter train rammed by express in Argentina, 139 die

Event
1970

Ford Frick, Earle Combs and Jesse Haines elected to Hall of Fame

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