What Happened on January 14, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 19th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 123-112 at Baltimore
  • 25 members of US aircraft carrier Enterprise die during maneuvers
  • Matt Busby retires from Manchester United
  • Soyuz 4 launched; rendezvous with Soyuz 5 two days later

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Grohl, drummer (Nirvana, Foo Fighters)
  • David Webb, WLAF linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Person of interestJason Bateman

Jason Bateman, American actor (Arrested Development, Ozark), born in Rye, New York

  • Martin Bicknell, cricketer (England pace bowler 1993)
  • Rico Smith, NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns)