What Happened on January 10, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Jim Stewart, Bruin's rookie goalie allows 3 goals in his 1st 4 mins & a total of 5 in 1st period; he never again plays in NHL
  • Last broadcast of "The Rockford Files" on NBC

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Roney, American baseball player, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Sarah Shahi, American actress and model, born in Euless, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Bo Rein, American college football coach (b. 1945)
  • George Meany, American labor leader ((AFL-CIO), dies at 86