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DECEMBER 19

Sports Figures
1934 Al Kaline (Maryland-born Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Maryland Sports Figures Baseball Hall of Fame State of Michigan
1957 Kevin McHale (Minnesota-born Member of the Basketball Hall of Fame) Minnesota Sports Figures Basketball Hall of Fame
1961 Reggie White (Tennessee-born African-American Member of the Professional Football Hall of Fame) Tennessee Sports Figures Football Hall of Fame Famous African Americans African American Registry
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1917 National Hockey League (NHL) Plays Its First Games Ice Hockey National Hockey League Historic Firsts The Canadian Encyclopedia
1920 A Carnation Holstein Cow Breaks World's Record Producing 37,361 Pounds of Milk in a Year Washington Cows Foods & Nutrition Carnation Historic Firsts History Link
1977 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Destroys Entire Villages in Iran Iran Earthquake Death USGS
2003 The University of Delaware Defeats Colgate University 40-0 to Become the NCAA I-AA National Football Champion Delaware Education New York Education Football University of Delaware Football Colgate University Football State of Delaware

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