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January 22, 1957 - A string band performed during a square dance at the VFW Club in Hazard.
January 22, 1972 - Dewey Daniel died. He rose to statewide prominence as a business, civic, and political leader. Known to many in the region as the "King of the Mountains," Daniel devoted his life to promoting Eastern Kentucky. He was co-founder and president of the Kentucky Better Roads Council and chairman of the Republican State Central Committee from 1954 until 1959.
January 22, 1992 - Glen Sims died. He was an announcer on WSGS & WKIC from 1959 - 1975.