23 January 2009

Where Have You Gone Jackie Robinson ?

Today's Flavor
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Today's Specials
50% off the lowest price marked on sale rack.

Pitchers and Catchers Report in 22 Days!

Today in History
1950-AP picks "Miracle Braves" of 1914 as greatest sports upset
1950- Israeli Knesset resolves Jerusalem is capital of Israel
1953-NFL Dallas Texans become Baltimore Colts (now Indianapolis Colts)
1962-Bob Feller & Jackie Robinson elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
1970-US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1970-Dolle Mina's burns her bra in Amsterdam
1973-Pres Nixon announces an accord has been reached to end Vietnam War
1975-Ralph Kiner elected to baseball's Hall of Fame
1986-1st induction of Rock 'N' Roll Hall of Fame (Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Domino, Everly Bros, B Holly, J L Lewis & Elvis Presley)

Jackie Robinson made history when he entered baseball setting a precedence that has continued.


1970-Mark Wohlers, Holyoke MA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
1948-Anita Pointer, Oakland, rock vocalist (Pointer Sisters-She's So Shy)
1950-William Cunningham, rock bassist/pianist (Box Tops-Letter)
1950-Patrick Simmons, guitarist/vocal (Doobie Brothers-Minute by Minute)

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