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 This day in History - December 13
387 Historic Events for December 13
1981

Pigmeat Markham, comedian (Here Comes da Judge-Laugh In), dies at 75

Death
1981

Chelsea Hertford, actress (Major Dad)

Birth
1981

Cornelius Cardew, composer, dies at 45

Death
1981

70th Davis Cup: USA beats Argentina in Cincinnati (3-1)

Event
1981

Polish govt declares martial law, arrests Solidarity activists

Event
1982

Jack Badcock, cricketer (7 Tests, 1 century but inconsistent), dies

Death
1982

71st Australian Mens Tennis: Johan Kriek beats Steve Denton (63 63 62)

Event
1982

Earthquake hits Northern Yemen; 2,000 die

Event
1983

9,655 see highest-scoring NBA game: Detroit 186, Denver 184 (3 OT)

Event
1983

British Airways incorporates

Event
1983

KYA-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KOIT

Event
1983

Leora Dana, actress (Amityville II, Change of Habit), dies at 60

Death
1983

Leora Dana, actress (Sylvie Kosloff-Another World), dies

Death
1983

Mary Renault [Challans], British author (Funeral games), dies at 78

Death
1983

Martha Layne Collins inaugurated as Kentucky's 1st female governor

Event
1983

Islander's Butch Goring scorings 4 goals against Oilers

Event
1984

Artificial heart recipient William Schroeder suffers 1st stroke

Event
1985

David Boon's 1st Test century, 123 v India at Adelaide

Event
1985

Test debut of Merv Hughes, Geoff Marsh and Bruce Reid (v India)

Event
1986

Heather Angel, actress (Lifeboat, Daniel Boone), dies at 77

Death
1987

Browns set club record for most points scored in a quarter, 28

Event
1987

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1987

Belgium Christian Democrats (CVP) loses parliamentary election

Event
1988

3 men end 29-hr all-466-station subway ride in NYC

Event
1988

Arafat addresses UN in Geneva

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