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Historical Events In December - 08

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1969  On this day in history vincenzo Davico, composer, dies at 80  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On this day in history christopher K Ingold, English chemist, dies at 77  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  On December - 08 george Collins, (Rep-Ill), dies at 47, in airplane crash  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1978  On December - 08 golda Meir served as Israel's PM (1969-74, dies in Jerusalem at 80  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1978  On December - 08 golda Meir, Israel's PM (1969-74), dies in Jerusalem at 80  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1980  John Lennon assassinated in New York by Mark David Chapman on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1980  On December - 08 john Lennon, assassinated in NY by Mark David Chapman at 40  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1981  On this day in history shakey, [Walter Horton], harmonicist (Everybody's Fishin'), dies at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1982  Andre Kamperveen, Suriname minister, murdered on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1983  Slim Pickins western actor dies at 64 after brain surgery on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1983  On this day in history slim Pickins, actor (Blazing Saddles), dies after brain surgery at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1984  On this day in history luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1987  Occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1987  President Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1988  On this day in history anne Seymour, actress (Misty, Chevy Mystery Show), dies at 79  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1989  On this day in history hans Hartung, German/French painter, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1990  On December - 08 martin Ritt, US, director/actor (Norma Rae), dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  Russia, Byelorussia & Ukraine form Commonwealth of Ind States on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  On December - 08 the Soviet Union comes to an end, with the forming of a 'Commonwealth of Independent States'  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1991  Buck Clayton, US jazz trumpeter/orchestra leader, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1992  On this day in history william Shawn, US editor-in-chief (New Yorker, 1952-87), dies at 85  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1993  On December - 08 the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is signed into US law. NAFTA is a trade pact between the United States, Canada, and Mexico, eliminates virtually all tariffs and trade restrictions between the three nations.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1993  On December - 08 andre Cerf, French actor/producer (Nana), dies at 93  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1994  Antonio Carlos Jobim, Brazil composer (Girl From Ipanema), dies at 67 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1995  Carl Marsden, bodyguard, dies at 36 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1996  On this day in history howard E Rollins Jr, actor (Ed Harding-Another World), dies at 46  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1997  The Carlton Trail Railway (Omnitrax) takes over the operation of the following CN lines in north western Saskatchewan Warman Junction to just north of Prince Albert. Speers Junction to Meadow Lake on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1997  The Carlton Trail Railway (Omnitrax) takes over the operation of the following CN lines in north western Saskatchewan: Warman Junction to just north of Prince Albert. Speers Junction to Meadow Lake on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

2005  On this day in history southwest Airlines Flight 1248 overshoots the runway at Chicago Midway Airport, killing a 6-year-old boy and injuring 11 other people.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

2007  On this day in history 2007 Africa-EU Summit takes place as European Union and African Union leaders gather in Lisbon, Portugal, for their first joint summit in seven years. The British and Czech prime ministers boycott the event due to the presence of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

2012  On December - 08 uN climate conference agrees to extend the Kyoto Protocol to 2020  Click To Send On Whatsapp

2012  On December - 08 in Qatar, the UN Climate Change Conference agrees to extend the Kyoto Protocol until 2020.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

2018  On this day in history uS President Trump announces John Kelly will be stepping down as White House Chief of Staff at the end of the year  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1508  On this day in history birth of gemma Frisius, [Jemme Reinersz], Frisian geographer/astronomer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1574  Maria Anna of Bavaria, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1616) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On December - 08 birth of christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1678  Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton, English diplomat (d. 1757) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1699  On this day in history birth of maria Josepha of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1757)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1704  On December - 08 birth of anton de Haen, medical expert (Ratio Medendi)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  Francis I, Holy Roman emperor (1745-1765) was born on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1715  On December - 08 birth of john Althuysen, Frisian vicar/poet (Frisianche rymlery)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0644  Death of Omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0899  Arnulf of Carinthia, last emperor of Austria-France, dies on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1292  John Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Death of Mary, Queen of Scots (1560-1587), executed on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  On December - 08 death of luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Death of John Davies, English poet (b. 1569) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Death of Philippe van Lansberge, Flemish astronomer (b. 1561) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1643  John Pym, English House of Commons member, dies at about 59 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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