On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1961

Historical Events

  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Laurence Owen
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Bradley Lord

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Jackson, American heavy metal rock bassist (Queensr├┐che - "Silent Lucidity"), born in Robstown, Texas
  • Mike Aldrete, American baseball infielder (Oakland Athletics, NY Yankees)
1961 Highlights

About January 29, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius