On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1962

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMichael Houser

Michael Houser, American guitarist (Widespread Panic), born in Boone, North Carolina (d. 2002)

Guitarist Michael Houser
Michael Houser
  • Philip Brown, English 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1984), born in Birmingham, England
  • Sean Landeta, NFL place kicker (NY Giants), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (France, N Africa), dies at 57