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JANUARY 22

1972 Elvis Stojko (Canadian Olympic Ice Skater) Canadian Sports Figures Ice Skating The Olympic Games
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1964 In Wisconsin, a 17.4-Ton Block of Cheddar Cheese Is Produced for the New York World's Fair Wisconsin New York Cheese Wisconsin Historical Society
1968 The National Basketball Association Awards a Franchise to be Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin Basketball Business National Basketball Association Wisconsin Historical Society
1973 In Jamaica, George Foreman TKO's Joe Frazier for Heavyweight Boxing Title Jamaica George Foreman Boxing Hall of Fame Boxing Hall of Fame African American Sports Figures New York Times
1980 The PGA Tournament Policy Board Approves Plans to Create a New Senior PGA Tour Golf PGA New York Times
1984 The Oakland Raiders Defeat the Washington Redskins 38-9 in Super Bowl XVIII The Super Bowl Florida Historical Society
1989 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 274 People in Tajikistan Tajikistan Earthquake Death USGS
Joe Montana Leads the San Francisco 49ers to a 20-16 Super Bowl Victory Over the Cincinnati Bengals Football Hall of Fame The Super Bowl New York Times

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