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 This day in History - December 7
333 Historic Events for December 7
1958

Edd Hall, TV announcer (Jay Leno's Tonight Show)

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1959

"Saratoga" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 80 performances

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1959

Salim Yousuf, cricketer (Pakistani wicket-keeper in 32 Tests 1986-90)

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1960

Ivory Coast claims independence from France

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1961

Mary Beth Evans, Pasadena CA, actress (Katherine Ashton-Gen Hospital)

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1962

Grecia Colmenares, Italian entertainer

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1962

Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1962

Kirsten Flagstead, Norwegian soprano (Wagner), dies at 67

Death
1963

Ian Meckiff no-balled for throwing against the South Africans

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1963

Kristi Albers, El Paso TX, LPGA golfer (1993 Sprint Classic)

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1963

Barbara Weathers, vocalist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)

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1964

George Harrison changes his company's name from Mornyork to Harrisongs

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1964

Mike Nolan, rocker (Bucks Fizz-My Camera Never Lies)

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1964

Duncan Miller, rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich and Famous)

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1964

Peter Laviolette, Norwood Mass, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)

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1965

Pope Paul VI and Orthodox Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously lift mutual excommunications that led to split of 2 churches in 1054

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1965

Peter Draisaitl, Karvina CZE, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998)

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1966

C Thomas Howell, LA Calif, actor (Red Dawn, Tank, Soul Man)

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1967

House Peters, silent film actor (Kansas Territory), dies at 87

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1967

Vaclav Chalupa, Czechoslovakia, rower (Henley Royal Regatta 1989)

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1967

Tino Martinez, Tampa FL, 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees)

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1967

"How Now, Dow Jones" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 220 perfs

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1967

Otis Rescue records "Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay"

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1968

Tom Myslinski, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Pitts Steelers)

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1968

Ricky Ervins, NFL running back (SF 49ers)

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