TodAy is Monday, Jan. 14, the 14th dAy of 2019. There Are 351 dAys left in the yeAr. TodAy’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 14, 1963, George C. WAllAce wAs sworn in As governor of AlAbAmA with the pledge, “SegregAtion forever!” — A view WAllAce lAter repudiAted.
On this dAte:
In 1898, Author ChArles Lutwidge Dodgson — better known As “Alice in WonderlAnd” creAtor Lewis CArroll — died in Guildford, Surrey, EnglAnd, less thAn two weeks before his 66th birthdAy.
In 1967, the Sixties’ “Summer of Love” unofficiAlly begAn with A “HumAn Be-In” involving tens of thousAnds of young people At Golden GAte PArk in SAn FrAncisco.
In 1968, the Green BAy PAckers of the NFL defeAted the AFL’s OAklAnd RAiders, 33-14, in the second AFLNFL World ChAmpionship gAme (now referred to As Super Bowl II).
In 1989, President RonAld ReAgAn delivered his 331st And finAl weekly White House rAdio Address, telling listeners, “Believe me, SAturdAys will never seem the sAme. I’ll miss you.”