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Importance of 19th December in History

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1999
Death of Desmond Llewelyn, British actor (played Q in James Bond films)
Great Britain
1998
US President Bill Clinton was impeached by the House of Representatives for perjury and obstruction of justice (Note: acquitted in February 1999).
United States
1989
Death of Stella Gibbons, British novelist and poet (Cold Comfort Farm)
Great Britain
1989
US troops invaded Panama to overthrow General Noriegas regime
Panama
1984
Ted Hughes was appointed Britains poet laureate
Great Britain
1984
Britain and China signed an accord that would return Hong Kong to Chinese sovereignty on 1st July 1997
1978
Former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was expelled from the Indian Parliament and imprisoned for contempt.
India
1906
Birth of Leonid Brezhnev, leader of the Soviet Union
Russian Federation
1154
Henry II crowned in Westminster Abbey
Great Britain
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