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World AIDS Day
(Observed annually on December 1 since 1988)
AIDS Presidential Proclamation World AIDS Day Web Site
Eat a Red Apple Day
(Observed annually on December 1)
Apples Food Reference
1925 Martin Rodbell (Maryland-born Biochemist: 1994 Nobel Laureate for Physiology or Medicine) Martin Rodbell Protein Cells 1994 Nobel Laureate for Physiology or Medicine
Sports Figures
1939 Lee Trevino (Texas-born Latin-American Member of the Golf Hall of Fame) Texas Sports Figures Latin-American Studies Golf Hall of Fame Biography
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1989 Alvin Ailey (Texas-born African-American Dancer, Choreographer) Alvin Ailey Dance Notable African-Americans
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1906 Fred Beell, of Marshfield, Wisconsin, Wins the American Heavyweight Wrestling Championship in New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana Wisconsin Sports Figures Wrestling Wisconsin Historical Society
1925 Mr. Peanut Trademark Is Registered Trademarks & Patents Propaganda Pleanter's Peanuts USPTO
1928 8.0 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 225 in Talca, Chile Chile Earthquake Death USGS
1934 Benny Goodman Debuts As a Regular on Radio Variety Show Let's Dance Benny Goodman Radio Dance History Channel

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