On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Vice Admiral Rufus L Taylor, USN, ends term as deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Mathew Pallister, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, composer, dies at 77
  • Meher Baba, Indian guru (b. 1894)