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#178396 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
14) On this day in 1964, "(Title, please)" premiered on ABC-TV, with Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha Stephens.
A) Bewitched
B) The Fugitive
C) Hogan's Heroes
D) M*A*S*H
E) Mission Impossible
14) On this day in 1964, "Bewitched" premiered on ABC-TV, with Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha Stephens.

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#178397 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
15) On this day in 1965, "(Title, please)" debuted on CBS-TV. Cast included Richard Dawson and Ivan Dixon.
A) Bewitched
B) The Fugitive
C) Hogan's Heroes
D) M*A*S*H
E) Mission Impossible
15) On this day in 1965, "Hogan's Heroes" debuted on CBS-TV. Cast included Richard Dawson and Ivan Dixon.

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#178398 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
16) On this day in 1966, "(Title, please)" premiered on CBS-TV, with Stephen Hill as Dan Briggs.
A) Bewitched
B) The Fugitive
C) Hogan's Heroes
D) M*A*S*H
E) Mission Impossible
16) On this day in 1966, "Mission Impossible" premiered on CBS-TV, with Stephen Hill as Dan Briggs.

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#178399 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
17) On this day in 1972, "(Title, please)" premiered on CBS-TV, with Alan Alda as “Hawkeye” Pierce.
A) Bewitched
B) The Fugitive
C) Hogan's Heroes
D) M*A*S*H
E) Mission Impossible
17) On this day in 1972, "M*A*S*H" premiered on CBS-TV, with Alan Alda as “Hawkeye” Pierce.

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#178400 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
18) On this day in 1976, NASA unveiled the space shuttle Enterprise in (Community, please).
A) Palmdale, California
B) Pasadena, California
C) Daytona Beach, Florida
D) Miami, Florida
E) New Orleans, Louisiana
F) Canton, Ohio
18) On this day in 1976, NASA unveiled the space shuttle Enterprise in Palmdale, California.

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#178401 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
19) On this day in 1983, Vanessa Williams, as Miss (State, please), became the first black woman to be crowned Miss America. <an Empire?>
19) On this day in 1983, Vanessa Williams, as Miss New York, became the first black woman to be crowned Miss America.

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#178402 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
20) On this day in 1983, Johnny Bench (Sports Organization, please) retired after 16 years as a catcher.
A) Boston Red Sox
B) Cincinnati Reds
C) Minnesota Vikings
20) On this day in 1983, Johnny Bench (Cincinnati Reds) retired after 16 years as a catcher.

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#178403 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
21) On this day in 1983, Carl Yastrzemski (Sports Organization, please) broke Hank Aaron's major league record for games played when he started his 3,299th game.(MLB)
A) Boston Red Sox
B) Cincinnati Reds
C) Minnesota Vikings
21) On this day in 1983, Carl Yastrzemski (Boston Red Sox) broke Hank Aaron's major league record for games played when he started his 3,299th game.(MLB)

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#178404 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
22) On this day in 1984, 9,706 immigrants became Naturalized citizens when they were sworn in by U.S. Vice-President George Bush in (Community, please). It was the largest group to become U.S. citizens.
A) Palmdale, California
B) Pasadena, California
C) Daytona Beach, Florida
D) Miami, Florida
E) New Orleans, Louisiana
F) Canton, Ohio
22) On this day in 1984, 9,706 immigrants became Naturalized citizens when they were sworn in by U.S. Vice-President George Bush in Miami, Florida. It was the largest group to become U.S. citizens.

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#178405 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
23) On this day in 1984,(Personality, please) hit his 500th career home run. It was exactly 17 years from the day he hit his first major league home run.
A) Ernie Banks
B) Reggie Jackson
C) Phillip W. Pratt
23) On this day in 1984, Reggie Jackson hit his 500th career home run. It was exactly 17 years from the day he hit his first major league home run.

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#178406 Sep 17, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
24) On this day in 1991, the United Nations General Assembly opened its 46th session. The new members were Estonia,(Country, please), Lithuania, North and South Korea, Micronesia and the Marshall Islands.
A) France
B) Latvia
C) United States
24) On this day in 1991, the United Nations General Assembly opened its 46th session. The new members were Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, North and South Korea, Micronesia and the Marshall Islands.

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#178407 Sep 17, 2012
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I) Hello, Perfessor. A comedian, singer, songwriter, and trombonist, this Italian-American is perhaps best remembered as the zaniest of Bob Hope's sidekicks on Hope's popular radio shows and films of the 1940s and 1950s. With his pop-eyed facial expressions and walrus-sized handlebar mustache,(Personality, please)(17 September, 1904 – 21 November, 1986) was known for singing loudly in a comic caterwaul.
Gerardo Luigi "Jerry" Colonna

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#178408 Sep 17, 2012
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II) He was the 15th Chief Justice of the United States from 1969 to 1986. Although (Personality, please)(17 September, 1907 – 25 June, 1995) had conservative leanings and was considered a strict constructionist, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered a variety of transformative decisions on abortion, capital punishment, religious establishment, and school desegregation during his tenure.
Warren Earl Burger

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#178409 Sep 17, 2012
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III)(17 September, 1923 – 01 January, 1953), born was an American singer-songwriter and musician regarded as one of the most important country music artists of all time. Williams recorded 35 singles (five released posthumously) that would place in the Top 10 of the Billboard Country & Western Best Sellers chart.
Hank Williams [Hiram King Williams]

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#178410 Sep 17, 2012
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IV) Known as "The Grand Old Man", he was a collegiate and professional football quarterback and placekicker.(Personality, please)(17 September, 1927 – 27 September, 2010) has the distinction of having played 26 seasons of Professional Football, the most in the sport's history, and had scored more points than anyone in history at the time of his retirement. He retired from pro football in 1976. He was one of only three players to play in four different decades, and he holds the record for most extra points kicked.
George Frederick Blanda

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#178411 Sep 17, 2012
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V) A British actor and photographer, his film roles included Cornelius and Caesar in the “Planet of the Apes” film series.(Personality, please)(17 September 1928 – 3 October 1998) began his long acting career as a child in “How Green Was My Valley”(1941),“My Friend Flicka”(1943), and “Lassie Come Home”(1943). As an adult, he appeared most frequently as a character actor on stage and television; “Class of 1984" (1982); “Fright Night”(1985), and “Overboard”(1987). He also appeared on stage and was frequently a guest star on television shows, appearing in such series as the original “The Twilight Zone”,“The Eleventh Hour”,“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century”,“Night Gallery”,“The Invaders”,“The Carol Burnett Show”,“Fantasy Island”,“Columbo”, and “Quantum Leap”.
Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude "Roddy" McDowall

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#178412 Sep 17, 2012
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VI) She made her film debut in “Don't Bother to Knock”(1952) and, following a string of supporting film roles during the 1950s, won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in “The Miracle Worker”(1962), receiving subsequent nominations for her roles in “The Pumpkin Eater”(1964),“The Graduate”(1967),“The Turning Point”(1977), and “Agnes of God”(1985).(Personality, please)(17 September, 1931 – 06 June, 2005)’s other acclaimed movies as a lead actress include “Young Winston”(1972),“The Prisoner of Second Avenue”(1975),“To Be or Not to Be”(1983), and “84 Charing Cross Road”(1987). Among her survivors were her husband of 40 years, Mel Brooks, and their son Max Brooks.
Anne Bancroft [Anna Maria Louisa Italiano]

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#178413 Sep 17, 2012
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VII) A former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, he served from 1990 until his retirement on June 29, 2009. Appointed by President George H. W. Bush to fill the seat vacated by William J. Brennan, Jr.,(Personality, please)(17 September, 1939) was the only Justice during his time on the Court with extensive prior court experience outside of a federal appeals court, having served as a prosecutor, a state's attorney general, and as a judge on state trial and appellate courts. He sat on both the Rehnquist and Roberts courts, and came to vote reliably with the court's liberal members.
David H Souter

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#178414 Sep 17, 2012
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VIII) An American politician from the state of California,(Personality, please)(17 September, 1941 – 01 January, 2005) was a member of the Democratic Party and served in the U.S. House of Representatives as the congressman for California's 5th congressional district until his death midway through his 14th consecutive term. His widow, Doris, was elected to the position soon after his death, and has held it, since.
Robert Takeo Matsui

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#178415 Sep 17, 2012
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IX) This American actress is best known for her on-screen horror hostess character Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.(Personality, please)(17 September, 1951) gained fame on Los Angeles television station KHJ wearing a black, gothic, cleavage-enhancing gown as host of Movie Macabre, a weekly horror movie presentation. Her wickedly vampish appearance is offset by her comical character, quirky and quick-witted personality, and Valley girl-type speech.
Cassandra Peterson

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