What Happened on January 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 38-25
  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA Burdine's Golf Invitational
  • NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 10-7

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Murray Stone, Open 470 sailor (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Edwidge Danticat, Haitian-born American author
  • Junior Seau, NFL inside linebacker (San Diego Chargers), (d. 2012)
  • Luc Longley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • Orlando Palmeiro, Hoboken NJ, outfielder (California Angels)
  • Predrag Mijatović, Yugoslavian footballer
  • Steve Staunton, Irish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Winninger, actor (Cafe Metropole, Coney Island), dies at 84