Today in history: January 29


Take a look back in time and see the events -- both big and small -- that happened on January 29 throughout the years. Here are some of the highlights:

  • First five members of baseball's Hall of Fame, were named in Cooperstown, N.Y. in 1936

  • Poet Robert Frost died at age 88 in 1963

  • The San Francisco 49ers became the first team to win five Super Bowl titles when they beat the San Diego Chargers 49-26 in Super Bowl XXIX in 1995

  • A bomb exploded at an abortion clinic in Birmingham, Ala., in 1998 killing an off-duty policeman and severely wounding a nurse

This Day in History, January 29, 2016
This Day in History, January 29, 2016

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