Historical Events In January - 05
Friday, 07 August 2020
1964 On this day in history pope Paul VI visits Jordan & Israel
1965 On January - 05 neil Craig, actor (Calling Dr Kildare), dies at 73
1966 On January - 05 george Duckworth, cricketer (24 Tests for England, ct 45 stp 15), dies
1967 On January - 05 uS folk singer Jesse Winchester crosses Canadian border after being served draft papers for military service; applies to became a Canadian citizen..
1968 Dr Benjamin Spock indicted for conspiring to violate draft law on January - 05.
1968 On January - 05 dubcek succeeds President Novotny as party leader of Czechoslovakia
1968 On this day in history jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79
1969 On January - 05 marilyn Manson, american entertainer.
1969 Neville Williams' "Chronology of the Expanding World" completed on this day in history.
1969 The birth of Marilyn Manson, american entertainer2006 A hotel in Mecca, Saudi Arabia collapses, killing 76 pilgrims visiting to perform hajj on January - 05.
1969 On this day in history uSSR Venera 5 launched for first successful planet landing (Venus)
1969 Franz T Csokor, Austria author (Gottes General), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1969 The birth of Marilyn Manson, american entertainer on January - 05.
1970 On this day in history 23,000 Belgian mine workers strike
1970 On this day in history joseph Yablonski, presidential candidate for the United Mine Workers, is found murdered at home with his wife and daughter.
1970 On this day in history soap Opera "All My Children," premieres on ABC
1970 On January - 05 joseph A Yablonski, candidate for United Mine Workers pres, murdered
1971 On January - 05 australia's first one-day international cricket matched played, against England.
1971 On this day in history harlem Globetrotters lose 100-99 to New Jersey Reds, ending 2,495-game win streak
1971 US heavyweight "Sonny" Liston's (36) corpse found on January - 05.
1972 NASA announced its plans for a new space vehicle, the shuttle on January - 05.
1972 On January - 05 nASA announces development of space shuttle
1972 New York City NY transit fare rises from 30¢ to 35¢ on January - 05.
1972 President Nixon signs a bill for NASA to begin research on manned shuttle on January - 05.
1972 US president Richard Nixon gives the go-ahead for the NASA space shuttle program on January - 05.
1972 West-Pakistani sheik Mujib ur-Rahman freed on this day in history.
1973 Mali & Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel on January - 05.
1973 On January - 05 netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic
1973 Ottawa protests US air raids on Hanoi and Haiphong, North Vietnam on January - 05.
1973 Cornelis van Dis, Dutch MP (SGP), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1974 Raul Julia appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Oh, Brother" on this day in history.
1974 Roy Bargy, orch leader (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 79 on January - 05.
1975 "The Wiz," a musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, opens on Broadway on this day in history.
1975 14 die when British freighter "Lake Illawarra" rams pylon bridge between Derwent & Hobart, Tasmania & ship sinks on this day in history.