What Happened on January 9, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alec Jeffreys, British geneticist (developed techniques for DNA fingerprinting), born in Oxford, England
  • David Johansen, [Buster Poindexter], NY, singer (Hot! Hot! Hot!)
  • Rio Reiser, German rock singer (Ton Steine Scherben), (d. 1996)