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 This day in History - December 20
371 Historic Events for December 20
1946

Uri Geller, Israel, psychic (bends forks)

Birth
1946

John Spencer, actor (Tommy Mullanney-LA Law)

Birth
1946

Darius Milhaud's 2nd Symphony, premieres

Event
1946

Patti Smith, singer/songwriter

Birth
1947

St-Georges de Bouch‚lier, Fr author (Children's Carnival), dies at 71

Death
1947

Gigliola Cinquetti, Italian singer

Birth
1947

Peter Criss[coula], Bkln NY, rocker (Kiss-Beth)

Birth
1948

"Little" Stevie Wright, rocker (Easybeats)

Birth
1948

C Aubrey Smith, actor (Prisoner of Zenda), dies at 85

Death
1948

Second Chamber accept 2nd Police Action in Indonesia

Event
1948

Ladha Ramji, cricketer (bro of Amar Singh, Test Ind 1933-34), dies

Death
1949

Maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty and the Beast," premieres

Event
1949

Claudia Jennings, [Mary Ellen Chestrerton], Minn, playmate (Nov, 1969)

Birth
1950

"Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY

Event
1950

Alex Chllton, rocker

Birth
1952

KHQ TV channel 6 in Spokane, WA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1952

Jenny Agutter, Taunton England, actress (Logan's Run, Equus, Amy)

Birth
1952

Sergio Vastano, Italian actor (Nightclub, Prete Bello)

Birth
1953

KID (now KIDK) TV channel 3 in Idaho Falls, ID (CBS) 1st broadcasting

Event
1953

KWTV TV channel 9 in Oklahoma City, OK (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1954

Emilis Melngailis, composer, dies at 80

Death
1954

James Hilton, English author (Lost Horizon), dies at 54

Death
1955

Ed Kuepper, German/Australian, singer/songwriter (Saints)

Birth
1955

Sammy Mitchell, US programmer (Qedit/TSE/Semware)

Birth
1955

Pierre Bokma, Dutch actor (Avonden, Leedvermaak)

Birth