On this day: January 4

POSTED: 03:04 PM PST Jan 03, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Jan 03, 2015 

Billboard publishes its first music chart, Sputnik falls to Earth, The Beatles record together for the last time, and Nancy Pelosi becomes the first female speaker of the House, all on this day.

OTD January 4 - Don Shula
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1930: Football coach Don Shula, who won 347 games as a coach with the Baltimore Colts and Miami Dolphins to become the winningest coach in NFL history, is born in Grand River, Ohio. Shula also guided the Dolphins to two Super Bowl titles, including the team's perfect 17-0 run during the 1972 season.


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