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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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SANDY KOZEL

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It’s a Wonderful Life,
a 1946
Christmas fantasy drama film produced and
directed by
Frank Capra and starring James Stewart, premiered in New
York on this day. The film is one of the most beloved in American cinema,
and has become traditional viewing during the Christmas season. It is 
now considered one of the greatest films of all time. It was nominated
for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and had been\ rated
as one of the 100 best American films ever made by the American Film
Institute.

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        Frank Russell Capra             James "Jimmy" Maitland Stewart
(May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997)      (May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991)

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DICTATOR CAPTURED ON THIS DAY IN 2003

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After spending nine months on the run, former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein
was captured on December 13, 2003. Saddam’s downfall began on March 20,
2003, when the United States
led an invasion force into Iraq to topple his government, which had controlled the country for more than 20 years.

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A U.S. soldier shows news media the small underground bunker
where former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein was found in Ad
Dawr, Iraq.

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JOHN BELMONT

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In Oslo, Norway, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel
Peace Prize on this day in 1964. He was the youngest person
to receive the award.

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Nobel Peace Prize Dr. King was awarded the  Nobel Peace Prize  in December 1964. At 35 years old, he was the youngest reci...

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TIM MAGUIRE

Rescuers prepare to lower a volunteer into a well parallel to the one 18-month-old Jessica McClure fell into, during rescue efforts in Midland, Texas, Oct. 17, 1987.

Rescuers prepare to lower a volunteer into a well parallel to the one
18-month-old Jessica McClure fell into.
     
    
    
     
   
Rescue worker Steven Forbes holds 18-month-old Jessica McClure after she was rescued from abandoned water well in Midland, Texas, Oct. 16, 1987.

On this day in 1887, rescuers freed Jessica McClure from the abandoned well
that she had fallen into in Midland,
TX. She was trapped for 58 hours.

A rescue worker carries 18-month-old Jessica McClure in this Oct.16,1987 photo, shortly after she was rescued from an abandoned water well at Midland,Texas.

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Jessica McClure Morales became 33 years young in March.

Following McClure’s rescue on October 16, 1987, surgeons had to
amputate a toe due to
gangrene from loss of circulation while she
was in the well. She also has a scar on her forehead where her
head rubbed against the well casing. She had 15 surgeries over
the years and has no first-hand memory of the event.

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SANDY KOZEL

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Comedian James Douglas Muir
"Jay" Leno is 69 today.

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Jay Leno hosted The Tonight Show on NBC from May 25, 1992, to
May 29, 2009, and resumed production on March 1, 2010 until ending
on February 6, 2014.

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Jay Leno Gets the Last Laugh With Jimmy Fallon on his ‘Tonight
Show’ Exit Week.

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Jay leno’s car collection.

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