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 This day in History - December 5
353 Historic Events for December 5
1972

Randolph Ross, Shelby NC, 110m hurdler

Birth
1972

38th Heisman Trophy Award: Johnny Rodgers, Nebraska (FL)

Event
1972

Australia Labour party wins parliamentary election

Event
1972

Stanislav Jasecko, hockey defenseman (Team Slovakia 1998)

Birth
1972

Kevin Sally, Richmond Hill Ontario, archer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1972

Cliff Floyd, Chicago IL, outfielder/1st base (Montreal Expos)

Birth
1972

Roderick Mullen, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1973

Corissa Yasen, WNBA forward/guard (Sacramento Monarchs)

Birth
1973

Shalom Harlow, Toronto Canada, model (House of Style, Harper's Bazaar)

Birth
1973

Dodgers trade Willie Davis to Expos for relief pitcher Mike Marshall

Event
1973

Cubs' Ron Santo became 1st baseball player to veto his trade

Event
1973

Paul McCartney releases "Band on the Run" album

Event
1974

Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, tennis player (US Open 1909-11), dies at 87

Death
1974

Pietro Germi, actor/director (Serafino, Climax), dies at 60

Death
1974

Henry Wadsworth, actor (Applause, Ceiling Zero), dies at 72

Death
1974

Tom Williams is unsuccessful on Wash Capitals 1st NHL penalty shot

Event
1974

Oliver Tilden Triangle in the Bronx named

Event
1974

NFL's Seattle Seahawks forms

Event
1974

Monty Python's final episode airs on BBC

Event
1974

Airport terminal roof collapses killing 17 (Teheran Iran)

Event
1974

1st World Football League Bowl, Birmingham Americans beat Florida

Event
1974

1st Wash Cap penalty shot, Tom Williams unsuccessful vs Buff Sabres

Event
1974

"Monty Python's Flying Circus" last shown on BBC

Event
1975

Jimmy Nervo, actor (Frozen Limits), dies

Death
1975

"Me and Bessie" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 453 performances

Event