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December 11, 1961: Three-judge panel in Israel announces guilty verdict in trial of former German general Adolf Eichmann Eichman Trial judges.jpg
December 11, 1961: Three-judge panel in Israel announces guilty verdict in trial of former German general Adolf Eichmann
December 28, 1961: Edith Wilson, "The First Woman U.S. President", dies at 89 Woodrow and Edith Wilson2.jpg
December 28, 1961: Edith Wilson, "The First Woman U.S. President", dies at 89
December 8, 1961: Formerly The Pendletones, The Beach Boys release first single The Beach Boys Lost Concert.jpg
December 8, 1961: Formerly The Pendletones, The Beach Boys release first single

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Contents

December 1, 1961 (Friday)

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The Morning Star Flag

December 2, 1961 (Saturday)

December 3, 1961 (Sunday)

December 4, 1961 (Monday)

December 5, 1961 (Tuesday)

December 6, 1961 (Wednesday)

December 7, 1961 (Thursday)

December 8, 1961 (Friday)

December 9, 1961 (Saturday)

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Colonial flag
National flag Flag of Tanganyika (1961-1964).svg
National flag

December 10, 1961 (Sunday)

December 11, 1961 (Monday)

December 12, 1961 (Tuesday)

December 13, 1961 (Wednesday)

December 14, 1961 (Thursday)

December 15, 1961 (Friday)

December 16, 1961 (Saturday)

December 17, 1961 (Sunday)

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ZAPU Flag

December 18, 1961 (Monday)

December 19, 1961 (Tuesday)

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Kennedy Sr.

December 20, 1961 (Wednesday)

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December 21, 1961 (Thursday)

December 22, 1961 (Friday)

December 23, 1961 (Saturday)

December 24, 1961 (Sunday)

December 25, 1961 (Monday)

December 26, 1961 (Tuesday)

December 27, 1961 (Wednesday)

December 28, 1961 (Thursday)

December 29, 1961 (Friday)

December 30, 1961 (Saturday)

December 31, 1961 (Sunday)

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