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On this day: January 14

Published On: Jan 11 2013 01:12:46 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 14 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

FDR becomes the first president to fly while in office, Joltin' Joe and Marilyn Monroe elope, Bogie dies, and the Miami Dolphins cap off a perfect season, all on this day.

OTD January 14 - Edmond Halley
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1742: Astronomer and mathematician Edmond Halley, best known for computing the orbit of the comet that bears his last name, dies at the age of 85 in London, England.

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