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 This day in History - September 12
414 Historic Events for September 12
1958

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1958

US Supreme Court orders Little Rock Ark high school to integrate

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1958

Gregg Edelman, Chicago IL, actor (Green Card)

Birth
1958

Wilfredo Benitez, PR, boxer (world champ at 17y176d)

Birth
1959

Luna 2 launched by USSR; 1st spacecraft to impact on Moon

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1959

J nos K d r becomes premier of Hungary

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1959

"Bonanza" premieres on NBC-TV

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1959

Cindy Rarick, Glenwood MN, LPGA golfer (1991 Northgate Computer)

Birth
1960

Lynn Connelly, Washington DC, LPGA golfer (1988 USX Golf Classic-6th)

Birth
1960

"Vintage '60" opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 8 performances

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1961

NASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 34,840 m

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1961

USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

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1961

Mylene Farmer, Montreal Canada, french singer (Cendres de Lune)

Birth
1962

Wash Senator Tom Cheney strikes out record 21 Orioles in 16 inn game

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1963

Ben Sealey, cricketer (one Test WI v England 1933), dies

Death
1963

Amy Yasbeck, Cincinnati, actress (Casey Davenport-Wings, Mask)

Birth
1963

Mervyn A Ellison, British astronomer (spectrohelioscope), dies at 63

Death
1963

WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1964

Ralph Boston of US, sets then long jump record at 27' 4«"

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1964

1st football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6

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1964

Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage

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1965

Mary Mills wins LPGA Eugene Golf Open

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1965

WCEE TV channel 23 in Rockford, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting

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1965

Manuel Santana wins US Tennis Open

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1965

Hurricane Betsy strikes Florida and Louisiana kills 75

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