The Raven
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ONCE UPON A MIDNIGHT DREARY

On January 29, 1845: The New York Evening Mirror published “The Raven.” It was the first publication with the name of the author, Edgar Allan Poe.

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BIG SPENDER

On January 29, 1966: Sweet Charity premiered on Broadway at the Palace Theatre. The musical was conceived, directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: EDWARD BURNS

On January 29, 1968: Actor Edward Burns was born in Woodside, Queens.

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