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On This Day

January 26

1837 Michigan becomes the 26 state

1937 The Apollo Theater Re-opens

1956 The 7th Winter Olympic Games open in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy

1961 Elvis Presley Are You Lonesome Tonight goes to #1

1974 Global TV begins broadcasting in Ontario

1986 Chicago Bears win Super Bowl XX over the New England Patriots.

2014 Batista wins the WWE Royal Rumble.

Happy Birthday

1925 Paul Newman actor The Color of Money.

1935 Bob Uecker Baseball Player

1946 Gene Siskel Film Critic

1955 Eddie Van Halen Musician

1958 Anita Baker Singer

1958 Ellen DeGeneres Actress, TV Host

1961 Road Warrior Animal WWF superstar 3 x Tag Team Champion

1961 Wayne Gretzky NHL Hockey player all time point leader 2,857, 4 x Stanley Cup Champion & Holds 60 NHL Records

1977 Vince Carter NBA basketball player

1986 Ciera Payton actress in Ballers, Californication

1992 Sasha Banks WWE Wrestler


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