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* Rosa Parks bus protestRosa Parks bus protest

1 Dec 1955 - American Civil Rights Movement: In Montgomery, Alabama, seamstress Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to a white man and is arrested for violating the city's racial segregation laws, an incident which leads to the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

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* M. Van BurenM. Van Buren

Martin Van Buren (December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862)

* NevadaNevada

Nevada (Cary) Summers, Spouse's paternal grandmother (16 0ct 1865 - 05 Dec 1950)

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* Gian Lorenzo BerniniGian Lorenzo Bernini

Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Naples, 7 December 1598 –Rome, 28 November 1680)

* Pearl HarborPearl Harbor

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. (7 Dec, 1941)

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* Eli WhitneyEli Whitney

Eli Whitney (December 8, 1765 – January 8, 1825)

* George BDGeorge BD

Time: 12:00 am

George Cary (8 Dec 1830, Kentucky - 29 Sep 1886, Missouri) was my Spouse's Great grandfather

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* John MiltonJohn Milton

John Milton (9 December, 1608 – 8 November, 1674)

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* Robert KochRobert Koch

Heinrich Herman Robert Koch (11 December 1843 – 27 May 1910)

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* John JayJohn Jay

John Jay (December 12, 1745 - May 17, 1829)

* Margaret's BDMargaret's BD

Margaret (Byler) Cary, spouse's paternal great-grandmother (12 Dec 1833 - 21 Oct 1899)

* Logan & NevadaLogan & Nevada

Logan Summers & Nevada (Cary) Summers, spouse's paternal grandparents, married 12 Dec 1889 in Missouri

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* Henry IVHenry IV

Henry IV (13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610)

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* Tycho BraheTycho Brahe

Tycho Brahe (14 December 1546 – 24 October 1601)

* Washington DiesWashington Dies

Death of George Washington (14 Dec 1799)

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* Jane AustenJane Austen

Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817)

* Tea PartyTea Party

Boston Tea Party (Dec 16, 1773)

* BeethovenBeethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (16 December 1770 – 26 March 1827)

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* 1st Flight1st Flight

Wright Bros. first flight at Kittyhawk (Dec 17 1903)

* Edward BDEdward BD

Edward Murray, paternal great-grandfather (b. 17 Dec 1862, Illinois – d. 13 Jul 1900, Kansas)

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* Joseph StalinJoseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin (18 December 1878 – 5 March 1953)

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* Louisiana PurchaseLouisiana Purchase

Louisiana Purchase from France (20 Dec 1803)

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* Roger WilliamsRoger Williams

Roger Williams (December 21, 1603 – April 18, 1683)

* Pilgrims LandPilgrims Land

Pilgrims Land at Plymouth Rock (21 Dec 1620)

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* ChristmasChristmas

Christmas Day - Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus in Nazareth on this day.

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* MaoMao

Mao Zedong (Mao Tse-tung) (December 26 1893 – September 9, 1976)

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* Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895)

* Johannes KeplerJohannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler (December 27, 1571 – November 15, 1630)

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* Woodrow WilsonWoodrow Wilson

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924)

* Emma's BDEmma's BD

Emma (Sallee) Murray (28 Dec 1864, Illinois - 21 May 1934, Montana) My Great-Grandmother

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* Andrew JohnsonAndrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson (December 29, 1808 – July 31, 1875)

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