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 This day in History - December 3
358 Historic Events for December 3
1947

Tennessee Williams' "Streetcar Named Desire," premieres in NYC

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1948

Bradman scores his last century, 123 in his own testimonial

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1948

Chinese refugee ship "Kiangya" explodes in E China Sea, killing 1,100

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1948

1st US woman army officer not in medical corps sworn-in

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1948

"Pumpkin Papers" come to light (claimed to be from Alger Hiss)

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1948

Diane Kurys, [Emir Kusturica], Sarajevo, bass guitarist

Birth
1948

Ozzy Osbourne, England, rock vocalist (Black Sabbath-Bark at the Moon)

Birth
1949

Heather Menzies, Toronto Canada, actress (Jessica-Logan's Run)

Birth
1949

Elin Pelin, writer, dies

Death
1949

Maria Ouspenskaya, actress (Spookies), dies at 62

Death
1949

Mickey Thomas, rock vocalist (Jefferson Airplane, Starship)

Birth
1949

KRLD (now KDFW) TV channel 4 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (CBS) begins

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1949

Christopher John Seward, aid worker

Birth
1950

Cleve Browns last NFL team with no-pass game (beat Phila 13-7)

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1950

Paul Harvey begins his national radio broadcast

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1950

Muntu Myeza, South African anti-apartheid activist

Birth
1950

Cleveland Browns' Horace Gillom sets club record with 12 punts

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1950

John Akii-bua, Uganda, 400m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1951

Riki Chosyu, [Mitsuo Yoshida], wrestler (NJPW/All-Japan)

Birth
1951

Rick Mears, Indy-car racer (over 25 wins)

Birth
1951

James Turner Brewer, Maywood Ill, basketball player (Oly-silver-1972)

Birth
1951

Danger Alberto Juantorena, Cuba, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1951

Mike Stock, rocker (Stock, Aitken and Waterman-Road Block)

Birth
1952

Duane Roland, rock guitarist (Molly Hatchet)

Birth
1952

1st TV broadcast in Hawaii

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