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 This day in History - December 4
377 Historic Events for December 4
1977

NFL's 5,000th game, Cincinnati beats KC 27-7

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1977

Jean-Bedel Bokassa, ruler of Central African Empire, crowns himself

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1977

Hollis Stacy/Jerry Pate wins Pepsi-Cola Mixed Team Golf Championship

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1978

Samuel Abraham Goldsmith, Neth/US phycists, dies at 76

Death
1978

War criminal Pieter Menten freed

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1978

Pioneer Venus 1 goes into orbit around Venus

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1978

Dutch War criminal Pieter Menten freed

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1978

Dianne Feinstein is named SF 1st female mayor

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1979

Liza Minnelli's 3rd marriage (Mark Gero)

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1979

Cleveland Cavaliers retire jersey # 7, Bingo Smith

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1979

Robert Karnes, actor (Max-The Lawless Years), dies at 62

Death
1980

Stella Walsh-S-Walasiewicz, sprinter (Olympic-gold-1932), shot at 69

Death
1980

Francisco S  Carneiro, PM of Portugal (1980), dies in air crash

Death
1980

Islanders end 15 game undefeated streak (13-0-2) (Col Rockies)

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1980

2 months after death of drummer John Bonham, Led Zeppelin breaks up

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1981

Reagan Executive Order on Intelligence (No 12333)

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1981

Pres Reagan allows CIA to engage in domestic counter-intelligence

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1981

"Falcon Crest" premieres on CBS-TV

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1981

According to South Africa, Ciskei gains independence Not recognized as an independent country outside South Africa

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1982

48th Heisman Trophy Award: Herschel Walker, Georgia (RB)

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1982

China adopts its constitution

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1982

Police and racist demonstrators clash in Antwerp

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1983

Estelle Omens, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays), dies at 55

Death
1983

US jet fighters strike Syrian anti-aircraft positions in Lebanon

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1983

"Amen Corner" closes at Nederlander Theater NYC after 83 performances

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