What Happened on December 19, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Inner City" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 97 performances
  • CBS airs "Homecoming A Christmas Story," (introducing the Waltons)
  • NASA launches Intelsat 4 F-3 for COMSAT Corp

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Stanley Kubrick's X-rated film "A Clockwork Orange" starring Malcolm McDowell premieres

Film Director Stanley Kubrick
Film Director
Stanley Kubrick

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Locane, actress (Andrea-Spencer, Sandy-Melrose Place), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Jen[nifer] Dore, Kearny NJ, rower (Olympics-4TH-96)
  • Liz Cho, American television reporter
  • Mike Groh, WLAF quarterback (Rhein Fire)