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 This day in History - December 6
367 Historic Events for December 6
1958

US lunar probe Pioneer 3 reaches 107,269 km, falls back

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1958

Erwin Bodky, composer, dies at 62

Death
1959

Len Doyle, actor (Harrington-Mr District Attorney), dies at 66

Death
1960

AL grants Gene Autry a franchise, LA Angels

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1960

Jasmina Perazic Gipe, WNBA guard/forward (NY Liberty)

Birth
1961

27th Heisman Trophy Award: Ernie Davis, Syracuse (HB)

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1962

US abandons Skybolt balastic missile program

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1962

Janine Turner, Lincoln Neb, actress (Maggie-Northern Exposure)

Birth
1962

Ben Watt, rocker (Everything but the Girls-Sir Idlewood)

Birth
1963

Beatles begin a tradition of releasing a Christmas record for fans

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1963

Test Cricket debut of Graeme Pollock at the Gabba

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1963

Jozef Goossenaerts, Flem philologist (Language Boundary), dies at 81

Death
1964

President Segni of Italy resigns

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1964

KTVR TV channel 13 in La Grande, OR (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1964

Will Johnson, CFL defensive end (Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Birth
1965

2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125

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1965

Teri Hatcher, Sunnyvale Calif, actress (Lois and Clark)

Birth
1965

Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90

Death
1966

Polio vaccination becomes obligatory in Belgium

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1966

Hermann Heiss, composer, dies at 68

Death
1966

Lindsay Price, actress (All My Children)

Birth
1967

USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR

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1967

Kevin Appier, Lancaster CA, pitcher (KC Royals)

Birth
1967

Spanky Marcus, Hollywood Calif, actor (Jimmy Joe-Mary Hartman)

Birth
1968

Baseball dismisses Commissioner William Eckert after 3 years

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