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 This day in History - December 1
438 Historic Events for December 1
1958

"Flower Drum Song" opens at St James Theater NYC for 602 performances

Event
1958

Charlene Tilton, San Diego Calif, actress (Lucy Ewing-Dallas)

Birth
1959

12 nations sign treaty for scientific peaceful use of Antarctica

Event
1959

The 1st color photograph of Earth received from outer space

Event
1959

25th Heisman Trophy Award: Billy Cannon, LSU (HB)

Event
1959

1st color photograph of Earth from outer space

Event
1960

Carol Alt[man], Queens NY (Mrs Ron Greshner)/actress (Private Parts)

Birth
1960

Patrice Lumumba caught in the Congo

Event
1960

Ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57

Death
1961

Barb Mucha, Parma OH, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile Classic)

Birth
1962

KGMB TV channel 9 in Honolulu, HI (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1962

Stan Albers, Pleasant Beach NJ, actor (Curtis-Loving)

Birth
1962

Pamela McGee, WNBA center/forward (Sacramento Monarchs)

Birth
1962

Grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27)

Event
1963

Nagaland becomes a state of Indian union

Event
1963

NY Jets 1st shutout, beat KC 17-0

Event
1963

Arjuna Ranatunga, cricketer (Sri Lankan Test batsman since 1982)

Birth
1964

Soren Henriksen, Denmark cricket all-rounder (86-94 ICC, Lancs 85-86)

Birth
1964

Houston Colt .45s change name to Astros

Event
1964

ML King speaks to J Edgar Hoover about his slander campaign

Event
1965

Airlift of refugees from Cuba to US began

Event
1965

South Africa govt says children of white fathers are white

Event
1966

Steve Walsh, NFL quarterback (Chic Bears)

Birth
1966

Mike Flores, NFL defensive end (Washington Redskins)

Birth
1966

Matthew Laborteaux, actor (Killing Stone, Deadly Friend)

Birth