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Notable Historical Events for December 7th

1990Ted Turner & Jane Fonda announce their engagement

1931Bradman scores 219 NSW v South Africa, 234 mins, 15 fours

1929Bradman scores 124 for Woodfull's XI against Ryder's XI 166 mins

1990Iraqi parliment endorses Saddam Hussein's decision to free hostages

1937Red Sox acquire the contract of 19-year-old Ted Williams

1804Naturalist Alexander von Humboldt reports his discovery of the decrease in intensity of Earth's magnetic field from the poles to the equator in a memoir to the Paris Institute

1808James Madison elected 4th US President and George Clinton Vice-President

1877Thomas Edison demonstrates his phonograph (gramophone) to the editors of "Scientific American"

1836Martin Van Buren elected 8th president

1978Islander's Mike Bossy's 1st career hat trick

December 7th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on December 7th

1947Johnny Bench, Oklahoma City Oklahoma, MLB catcher (Reds)

1956Larry Bird, West Baden, Indiana, NBA star (Boston Celtics, 12-time NBA All Star)

1598Giovanni Bernini, Naples, Kingdom of Naples, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy), (d. 1680)

1761Madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud, Strasbourg, France, created wax museum, (d. 1850)

December 7th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on December 7th

1929Nizari Imam Aga Khan III (52) weds Andrée Joséphine Carron in Aix-les-Bains, France

2003Queen of hip-hop soul, Mary Jane Blige (32) weds record producer Kendu Isaacs in Bergen County, New Jersey

December 7th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on December 7th

1902Thomas Nast, US political cartoonist, dies aged 62

43 BCCicero, Roman politician and orator, killed as part of the proscriptions at 63

2011Harry Morgan, American actor (Colonel Potter-M*A*S*H) dies at 96

1970Rube Goldberg, US cartoonist (Mike & Ike, Pulitzer 1948), dies at 87

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