What Happened on January 22, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Celebration" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 110 performances
  • Orbiting Solar Observatory 5 launched into earth orbit

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Roy Campanella & Stan Musial elected to baseball Hall of Fame

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina Marie Leardini, playmate (Apr, 1991), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • Keith Gordon, US baseball outfielder (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Olivia d'Abo, actress (Wonder Years, Single Guy), born London, England
  • Ousmane Bary, WLAF cornerback (Barcelona Dragons)
  • Shelley Sandie, Australian basketball guard (Olympics-88, 96)
  • Vinnie Clark, NFL cornerback (Jacksonville Jaguars)