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 This day in History - December 23
368 Historic Events for December 23
1925

Harry Guardino, NYC, actor (Monty Nash, Perry Mason, Hill St Blues)

Birth
1925

Pierre B‚r‚govoy, French premier (1992-93)

Birth
1925

Sultan Ibn Saud of Nedzjed conquers Djeddah

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1926

Dusan Kostic, composer

Birth
1926

KEX-AM in Portland OR begins radio transmissions

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1926

James Dewar, journalist/documentary film-maker

Birth
1926

Robert Bly, US, poet/editor/translator (Loving a Woman in 2 Worlds)

Birth
1927

Joseph Castaldo, composer

Birth
1928

NBC sets up a permanent, coast-to-coast radio network

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1929

Dick Weber, pro bowler (16, 300 games)

Birth
1930

Bette Davis arrives in Hollywood under contract to Universal Studios

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1930

Barbara Ruick, Pasadena CA, actress (Apache War Smoke, T£ Para Mi)

Birth
1930

Police Bureau of Criminal Alien Investigation started in NYC

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1930

Johannes H Been, Brielle archivist, dies at 71

Death
1931

Ronnie Schell, Richmond Cal, comedian (Gomer Pyle, Good Morning World)

Birth
1932

Revjames Cleveland, rocker

Birth
1932

Tertius Metcalf, businessman

Birth
1933

Howie Morenz takes over NHL career goal lead at 251

Event
1933

Marinus van der Lubbe sentenced to death

Event
1933

Train crash in Eastern Paris; 230 die

Event
1933

Akihito, emperor of Japan (1989- )

Birth
1935

Paul Hornung, Green Bay Packer (the Golden Boy)

Birth
1935

Esther Phillips, [EM Jones], US singer (When a Woman Loves a Man)

Birth
1936

Claude Albert Coppens, composer

Birth
1936

Frederic Forrest, Waxahachie TX, actor (Music Box, Lonesone Dove)

Birth