On this day: February 5

POSTED: 10:36 PM PST Feb 04, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Feb 04, 2016 

The U.S. military scores its first aerial victory, Reader's Digest is first published, Disney's "Peter Pan" premieres, and Manuel Noriega is indicted, all on this day.

OTD February 5 - Roger Staubach
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1942: Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Roger Staubach, who joined the Dallas Cowboys in 1969 following service in the U.S. Navy after graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy, is born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Staubach, who is also a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, led the Cowboys to two Super Bowl titles, winning the MVP award in Super Bowl VI to become the first player to win both the Heisman Trophy as college's best player and the Super Bowl MVP award. He was named to the Pro Bowl six times during his 11-year NFL career.


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