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 This day in History - December 7
333 Historic Events for December 7
1911

Leslie J Stuarts musical "Betsy," premieres in NYC

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1911

Natl Hockey Assn forms with New Westminister, Vancouver and Victoria

Event
1912

George Darwin, theorized Moon was pulled out of Pacific Ocean, dies

Death
1912

Daniel Jones, composer

Birth
1912

Louis Prima, New Orleans La, singer (That Old Black Magic)

Birth
1912

Bust of Queen Nefertete found in El-Amarna, Egypt

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1914

Winston Place, cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948)

Birth
1915

Brackett Hamilton Leigh, [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star)

Birth
1915

Eli Wallach, Bkln NY, actor (Magnificent 7, Misfits, People Next Door)

Birth
1916

British govt of David Lloyd George forms

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1916

David Lloyd George replaces resigning H H Asquith as British PM

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1917

Helen Gurley Brown, editor-in-chief (Cosmopolitan)

Birth
1917

Leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91

Death
1917

US becomes 13th country to declare war on Austria during World War I

Event
1918

Jorunn Vidar, composer

Birth
1919

Ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group)

Birth
1920

USPD-KPD parties merge into Vereinigte Communist Party of Germany

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1920

NSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81

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1921

Arne Dorumsgaard, composer

Birth
1921

KWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions

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1923

Ted Knight, Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort)

Birth
1924

M rio Soares, (Socialist), premier of Portugal (1976-78, 1983- )

Birth
1924

German election (Social Democrats win/Nazis and Communists lose)

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1925

Biltmore Theater opens at 261 W 47th St NYC

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1925

No‰l Coward's "Easy Virtue," premieres in NYC

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