Today in History for 7th February 1969

Historical Events

Events 1 - 4 of 4

- "This Is Tom Jones," debuts on ABC TV
- Al-Fatah-leader Yasser Arafat becomes president of PLO
- Diane Crump becomes 1st woman jockey at a major US racetrack (Hialeah)
- The original Hetch Hetchy Moccasin Powerhouse is removed from service.

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- Bucky Richardson, US football quarterback (Houston Oilers)
- Fiona Robinson, Collie Western Aust, basketball player (Oly-bronze-96)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Bainbridge Crist, composer, dies at 85

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