On This Day
1886 The Hockey Association is born
1919 Bentley Motors Limited is created
1971 After 2,803 day as WWWF Championship Bruno Sammartino loses the title in Madison Square Garden to Ivan Koloff The Russian Bear.
1976 Pittsburgh Steelers win Super Bowl X over the Dallas Cowboys 21 -17
1998 Stone Cold Steve Austin wins the Royal Rumble his 2nd in a row.
1996 Inter league play is introduced in MLB
1894 Toots Mondt wrestler
1922 Bob Bell Bozo The Clown
1931 Robert Anton Wilson Author
1933 John Boorman Film Director of Deliverance, Zardoz, Excalibur, Exorcist II: The Heretic, The Emerald Forest & The Tailor of Panama.
1955 Kevin Costner actor JFK, Wyatt Earp, Field of Dreams & Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
1969 Dave Bautista Wrestler Actor in Guardians of the Galaxy, The Man with the Iron Fists, & Blade Runner 2049
1970 DJ Quik DJ rapper.
1971 Jonathan Davis in the band Korn
1980 Jason Segel actor in How I meet you Mother, Sex Tape & The Muppets.
1986 Becca Tobin actreess in Glee
1993 Montana Tucker actress