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January 15, 1979 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

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Person of interestDrew Brees

Drew Brees, American football quarterback (Super Bowl MVP 2009, New Orleans Saints; 13 x Pro Bowl; 7 × NFL passing yards leader), born in Austin, Texas

NFL Quarterback Drew Brees
NFL Quarterback
Drew Brees
  • Martin Petrov, Bulgarian footballer, born in Vratsa, Bulgaria