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December 19


1732   Benjamin Franklin begins publication of his Poor Richard's Almanac.

1777   George Washington's Continental Army goes into winter quarters at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.

1984   Wayne Gretzky at age 23 is the youngest NHL player to score 1,000 points

1997   The movie Titanic is released. It will be the largest grossing movie for 12 years. Avatar surpasses it.

Famous Birthdays:

1906   Leonid Brezhnev (Leader of the Soviet Union)

1967   Criss Angel (Magician)

1972   Alyssa Milano (Actress)

1974   Jake Plummer (NFL Quarterback)

1980   Marla Sokolof (Actress)

1980   Jake Gyllenhaal (Actor)

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