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 This day in History - December 19
369 Historic Events for December 19
1958

Rick Pearson, Marianna FL, Nike golfer (1990 Yuma Open)

Birth
1958

1st radio broadcast from space (Pres Eisenhower voice "To all mankind, America's wish for Peace on Earth and Good Will to Men Everywhere")

Event
1958

Limahl, British rocker (Kajagoogoo-Too Shy)

Birth
1959

Kathryn "Furu" Carpenter, Marshall Mich, fencer-epee (Olympics-96)

Birth
1959

1st Liberty Bowl game-Penn State beats Alabama 7-0

Event
1959

Walter Williams, claimed to be last survivor of Civil War, dies at 117

Death
1959

Edward Metgod, Dutch soccer goalie (Haarlem, Sparta)

Birth
1960

Daryl Hannah, Chicago IL, actress (Splash)

Birth
1960

Mike Lookinland, Mt Pleasant Utah, actor (Bobby-Brady Bunch)

Birth
1960

Fire aboard USS Constellation, under construction at Bkln (50 die)

Event
1960

Mercury-Redstone 1A reaches 210 km in test flight

Event
1960

Frank Sinatra's 1st session with Reprise Records (Ring-A-Ding-Ding)

Event
1961

British govt begins decimal coin system

Event
1961

Reggie White, NFL defensive end (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1961

Indonesian President Sukarno proclaims general mobilization

Event
1962

Transit 5A1, 1st operational navigational satellite, launched

Event
1962

Street signs in Golden Gate Park approved by Park Commission

Event
1962

Charith Senanayake, cricketer (played for Sri Lanka v NZ 1991)

Birth
1962

Bettina Huebers, Hamburg GFR, illegitimate daughter of Paul McCartney

Birth
1962

Nyasaland secedes from Rhodesia and Nyasaland

Event
1963

Chris Greatrex, LPGA golfer (1995 Fielcrest Cannon Classic-71st)

Birth
1963

Jennifer Beals, Chicago Ill, actress (Flashdance, Bride)

Birth
1963

Karen Bliss-Livingston, Quakertown PA, cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1963

Zanzibar becomes independent from UK

Event
1964

Arvydas Sabonis, NBA center (Portland Trailblazers)

Birth