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By On This Day in NYC's History

J-E-T-S…JETS! JETS! JETS!

On January 12, 1969: The New York Jets beat the Baltimore Colts, 16-7, to win Super Bowl III in what is considered to be one of the greatest upsets in sports history.

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IT’S ALL IN THE FAMILY

On January 12, 1971: All in the Family, which was set in Queens and starred Carroll O’Conor, Jean Stapleton, Sally Struthers, and Rob Reiner, premiered on CBS. The show was on the air for eight years.

RAEKWON

On January 12, 1970: Rapper and member of Wu-Tang Clan Raekwon was born on Staten Island. Apart from his renowned work with the Wu-Tang Clan, Raekwon has released numerous successful solo albums and launched his own label, Ice H20 Records.

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