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On This Day: January 1

J.D. Salinger

Born: January 1, 1919
Died: January 27, 2010
Age: 91 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Author

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Born On This Day
J.D. Salinger
Born: January 1, 1919
Died: January 27, 2010
Age: 91 years old
Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Occupation: Author
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Frank Langella
Born: January 1, 1938
Age: 75 years old
Birthplace: Bayonne, NJ, United States
Occupation: Actor
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Barry Goldwater
Born: January 1, 1909
Died: May 29, 1998
Age: 89 years old
Birthplace: Phoenix, AZ, United States
Occupation: U.S. Representative
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Hank Williams
Died: January 1, 1953
Age: 29 years old
Place: Oak Hill, WV, United States
Occupation: Songwriter, Singer
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Died: January 1, 2005
Age: 80 years old
Place: Ormond Beach, FL, United States
Occupation: U.S. Representative
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Died: January 1, 1998
Age: 92 years old
Place: Carmel, CA, United States
Occupation: Coach, Tennis Player
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