On this Day
National Opposite Day
1554 Sao Paulo, Brazil is founded by
1924 The first Winter Olympic Games opens in Chamonix, France
1972 Fritz the Cat is released in Movie Theatres.
1981 Oakland Raiders win Super Bowl XV over the Philadelphia Eagles.
1987 New York Giants win the Super Bowl XXI over the Denver Broncos.
1998 Denver Broncos win Super Bowl XXXII over the Green Bay Packers
2009 Randy Orton wins the WWE Royal Rumble
Happy Birthday to
1882 Virginia Wolf Author
1953 The Honky Tonk Man WWF super star Intercontinental Champion
1956 Andy Cox musician Fine Young Cannibalas
1957 Jenifer Lewis actress In Living Color, A Different World, Poetic Justice, Dead Presidents, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, & Black-ish
1962 Chris Chelios NHL Hockey Player 3 x Stanley Cup Champion
1974 Emily Haines Musician Metric, Broken Social Scene
1981 Alicia Keys Musician