Today in History for 21st January 1956

Historical Events

Events 1 - 2 of 2

- "Comedy in Music (Victor Borge)" closes at Golden NYC after 849 perfs
- William Shawn succeeds Harold Ross as editor of New Yorker

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- Bob Brill, NYC, drummer (Berlin-You Take My Breath Away)
- Robby Benson, Dallas, Texas, American actor (One on One, Running Brave, Chosen)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Sam Langford, Canadian boxer (b. 1883)

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