What Happened in 1961 (Part 9)

Historical Events


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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 801 - 832 of 832

  • Dec 18th Ken Foreman, rocker (Thrashing Doves-Reprobate's Hymm)
  • Dec 18th Lalchand Rajput, cricketer (Indian Test opening batsman 1985-86)
  • Dec 18th Thomas Strittmatter, writer

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Dec 19th Reggie White, Chattanooga Tennessee, NFL defensive end (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31)

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  • Dec 20th Bonnie Marino, playmate (Jun, 1990), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Dec 20th Gale Gilbert, NFL quarterback (San Diego Chargers)
  • Dec 20th Nate Newton, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Dec 20th Mohammad Fouad, Arab singer and actor
  • Dec 21st Trevor Bayliss, cricketer (NSW batsman)
  • Dec 21st Francis Ng, Hong Kong actor
  • Dec 21st Ryuji Sasai, Japanese composer
  • Dec 22nd Yuri Ivanovich Malinchenko, Russian lt-col/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-19)
  • Dec 22nd Andrew Fastow, American businessman
  • Dec 23rd Carol Smillie, British television personality
  • Dec 24th Ilham Aliyev, President of Azerbaijan Republic
  • Dec 24th Jay Wright, American basketball coach
  • Dec 24th Mary Barra, American CEO of General Motors (1st woman to head a global automotive company), born in Waterford, Michigan
  • Dec 25th Storm Davis, baseball player
  • Dec 25th Ingrid Betancourt, Colombian senator
  • Dec 26th Storm Davis, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Dec 26th Tahnee Welch, [La Tahn Renee Welch], actress (Cocoon), born in San Diego, California
  • Dec 26th John Lynch, Irish actor
  • Dec 27th Caroline Gowan, Greenville SC, LPGA golfer (SC Women's Amat-1981, 83)
  • Dec 28th Heather Hafner, WPVA volleyballer (National-7th-90), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Dec 28th Kent Nielsen, Danish footballer and football coach
  • Dec 29th Robert Louis Tewdwr Moss, journalist/travel writer
  • Dec 29th Jim Reid, Scottish singer (The Jesus and Mary Chain, Freeheat)
  • Dec 30th Ben Johnson, Falmouth, Jamaica, Canadian 100m runner (Olympic-gold-1988-disqualified)
  • Dec 30th Sue Malaxos, Australian marathoner (Olympics-96)
  • Dec 30th Douglas Coupland, Canadian author
  • Dec 31st Joanna Johnson, actress (Caroline-Bold & Beautiful)
  • Dec 31st Rick Aguilera, San Gabriel CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

Famous Weddings


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Famous Deaths


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