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Dec 9, 2012
 
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II) This American film actress was best known for her portrayal of Kansas curmudgeon Miss Almira Gulch and the Wicked Witch of the West in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz”. A former schoolteacher,(Personality, please)(09 December, 1902 – 16 May, 1985) worked as a character actor in films for seven years before she was offered the role that defined her public image.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
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III) Although celebrated as an actor,(Personality, please)(09 December, 1909 – 07 May 2000) was commissioned a reserve officer in the United States Navy at the onset of World War II and assigned to Lord Louis Mountbatten's Commando staff in the United Kingdom. He was subsequently transferred to Virginia Beach where he came under the command of Admiral H. Kent Hewitt, who was preparing U.S. Naval forces for the invasion of North Africa. For his planning the diversion-deception operations and his part in the amphibious assault on Southern France, Lieutenant Commander ___ was awarded the United States Navy's Legion of Merit with bronze V (for valor), the Italian War Cross for Military Valor, the French Légion d'honneur and the Croix de guerre with Palm, and the British Distinguished Service Cross. He was also awarded the Silver Star for valor displayed while serving on PT boats and the National Order of the Southern Cross, conferred by the Brazilian government. Among his other exploits was the sinking of the light cruiser Capriole while in command of a mixed division of American PT Boats and British MGBs.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
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IV) His popular films include “Out of the Past”(1947),“Champion”(1949),“ Ace in the Hole”(1951),“The Bad and the Beautiful”(1952),“20,000 Leagues Under the Sea”(1954),“Lust for Life”(1956),“Paths of Glory”(1957),“Gunfight at the O.K. Corral”(1957),“The Vikings”(1958),“Spartacus”(196 0),“Lonely Are the Brave”(1962),“The Heroes of Telemark”(1965), and “Tough Guys”(1986). Look for (Personality, please)(09 December 9, 1916), as well, in “Cast A GIANT Shadow”(1966).
Kirk Douglas [Issur Danielovitch]

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Dec 9, 2012
 
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VI) Films in which she appears include “Desk Set”(1957),“Operation Petticoat”(1959; with Cary Grant, who was married to her cousin, Woolworth heiress Barbara Hutton),“The Sundowners”(1960), and “Butterfield 8" (1960),“The Young Savages”(1961),“The Courtship of Eddie's Father”(1963),“A Wedding”(1977),“True Colors”(1991), and 1992's “The Player.”(Personality, please)(09 December 9, 1925) appeared regularly as a guest star on numerous television series in the 1960s, notably as villainess Calamity Jan in a 1966 episode of “Batman” alongside her then-husband, Cliff Robertson.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
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VII) A former American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers, and the Washington Redskins,(Personality, please)(09 December, 1938) was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1980.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
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VIII) In 1989, in perhaps his best known role, he starred opposite his brother Jeff as one of “The Fabulous Baker Boys”. In the 1993–94 television season,(Personality, please)(09 December, 1941) appeared with his father in the 15-episode CBS comedy/western series,“Harts of the West”, set at a dude ranch in Nevada. Later, he starred with his father, and his son Dylan, in "The Sandkings", the two-part pilot episode of the Showtime science fiction series,“The Outer Limits”.
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IX) An American actor and voice artist,(Personality, please)(09 December, 1952) is best known for his role as the Klingon Worf from the “Star Trek” franchise.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
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X) She is known for her role as executive producer Dana Whitaker on the ABC television show “Sports Night”(1998–2000), which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination.(Personality, please)(09 December, 1962) has also appeared as hectic supermom Lynette Scavo on the ABC show “Desperate Housewives”(2004–2012), which has earned her an Emmy Award.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
01) On 10 December, 1901, the first (Specify, please) prizes were awarded.

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Dec 9, 2012
 
02) On this date in 1906, U.S. President (PotUS, please) became the first American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, for helping mediate an end to the Russo-Japanese War.

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Dec 9, 2012
 
03) On this date in 1931,(Personality, please) became a co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, she was the first American woman to do so.
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Dec 9, 2012
 
04) On this date in 1939, the (Sports Organization, please)'s attendance exeeded 1 million in a season for the first time.
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05) On this date in 1948, the United Nations (Organization, please) adopted its Universal Declaration on Human Rights.

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Dec 9, 2012
 
06) On this date in 1950, Dr.(Personality, please) was presented the Nobel Peace Prize. He was the first African-American to receive the award. He was awarded the prize for his efforts in mediation between Israel and neighboring Arab states.
A) Ralph J. Bunche
B) Frank Gifford
C) Shimon Peres
D) Desmond Tutu

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Dec 9, 2012
 
07) On this date in 1958, the first domestic passenger jet flight took place in the U.S. when 111 passengers flew from(Community, please), to Miami, Florida, on a National Airlines Boeing 707.
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08) On this date in 1962,(Personality, please)(New York Giants) was on the cover of "Sports Illustrated".
A) Ralph J. Bunche
B) Frank Gifford
C) Shimon Peres
D) Desmond Tutu

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Dec 9, 2012
 
09) On this date in 1964, in (Community, please), Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize. He was the youngest person to receive the award.
A) Montego Bay, Jamaica
B) Oslo, Norway

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Dec 9, 2012
 
10) On this date in 1982, the Law of the Sea Convention was signed by 118 countries in (Community, please). Twenty-three nations and the U.S. were excluded.
A) Montego Bay, Jamaica
B) Oslo, Norway

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11) On this date in 1984, South African Bishop (Personality, please) received the Nobel Peace Prize.
A) Ralph J. Bunche
B) Frank Gifford
C) Shimon Peres
D) Desmond Tutu

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Dec 9, 2012
 
12) On this date in 1993, crew of the space shuttle (Name of Vessel, please) deployed the repaired Hubble Space Telescope into Earth's orbit.
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