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Performing Artists
1922 Jack Klugman (Pennsylvania-born Actor) Pennsylvania Performing Artists Actors Television Film Internet Movie Database
1932 Anouk Aimée (Paris-born Actress) Parisian Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
Casey Kasem (Detroit-born Disc Jockey) Detroit Performing Artists Radio Popular Music Internet Movie Database
1959 Sheena Easton (Scottish Popular Singer) Scottish Performing Artists Popular Music Internet Movie Database
Sports Figures
1896 Rogers Hornsby (Texas-born Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Texas Sports Figures Baseball Hall of Fame
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
2002 Ruth Handler (Colorado-born Inventor of the Barbie Doll) Colorado Business Leaders Inventors & Inventions Barbie
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1937 A Star Is Born Debuts A Star Is Born History Channel
1947 An Ailing Babe Ruth Is Honored at Yankee Stadium Babe Ruth Baseball Hall of Fame New York Yankees New York Times
1954 White Christmas Debuts, Starring Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye Bing Crosby White Christmas History Channel
1956 Rocky Marciano Retires As Undefeated World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Rocky Marciano International Boxing Hall of Fame The New York Times
1963 In Wisconsin, the Dave Brubeck Quartet Performs at Beloit College Beloit Wisconsin Dave Brubeck Jazz Beloit College Wisconsin Historical Society
1983 Nolan Ryan Surpasses Walter Johnson's Career Strikeout Record Nolan Ryan Baseball Hall of Fame Walter Johnson Baseball Hall of Fame Baseball Library
1986 Video Pirate Disrupts HBO Satellite Service with Personal Message History of Technology HBO Crime
1992 Zambia's National Soccer Team Perishes in Air Crash Off the Coast of Gabon Zambia Soccer Air Disasters Death CNN

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