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Dec 7
1941
Pearl Harbor attacksPearl Harbor is attacked (1941)World War II: Attack on Pearl Harbor - History
Top 10 Shipwrecks
Top 10 United States Landmarks

1956
Birthday of Larry BirdWatchMojo.com continues our series on the Greatest Sports Franchises of All Time with a look at the Boston Celtics.Greatest Sports Franchises: Boston Celtics

1972
Apollo 17, the last Apollo moon mission, is launchedImportant Firsts in the History of Space ExplorationSpace Race: 20th Century Timeline and Firsts

1976
Birthday of Georges Laraque Birthday of Georges Laraque (1976)Georges Laraque: Racism, Role of Enforcer, Charity Work
Georges Laraque On NHL Drug Use, Gretzky as Coach

1977
Birthday of Dominic HowardBirthday of Dominic Howard (1977)Top 10 Muse Songs

1979
Release: Theatrical release of Star Trek: The Motion Picture.Theatrical release of Star Trek: The Motion Picture. This is the film that not only brought back the series, but introduced revised Klingons with a fictionalized language (1979)Top 10 Good Movie Aliens
Top 10 Fictional Languages

1982
American murderer Charles Brooks, Jr. became the first person in the USA to be executed by lethal injectionHistory of Capital Punishment in AmericaThe History of Capital Punishment in the United States

1990
Release: Edward ScissorhandsThe film Edward Scissorhands is released (1990)Top 10 Tim Burton Movies
Top 10 Unlikely Movie Sequels

1996
The first Celebrity Jeopardy skit airs on Saturday Night LiveThe first Celebrity Jeopardy skit airs on Saturday Night Live (1996)Top 10 Saturday Night Live Sketches

2001
Release: Ocean's ElevenThe film Ocean's Eleven is released (2001)Top 10 Coolest Movie Characters

2010
North American release of World of Warcraft Cataclysm. North American release of World of Warcraft Cataclysm. This is the third expansion pack for the MMORPG.Top 10 Greatest Dragons in Video Games

2012
Release: Crime drama 'Deadfall' is released theatrically.Crime drama 'Deadfall' is released theatrically. This film is about a failed casino heist and stars stars Eric Bana, Olivia Wilde, and Charlie Hunnam.Top 10 Memorable Movie Heists

2012
Release: So Undercover starring Miley Cyrus is releasedAction comedy 'So Undercover' starring Miley Cyrus is releasedMiley Cyrus: Biography of the Hannah Montana Singer and Actress
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