On this day: December 7

Published On: Dec 07 2012 12:21:31 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 07 2015 01:00:00 AM CST

Jesse James robs his first bank, Japan attacks Pearl Harbor, America heads to the moon one last time, instant replay is born, and Rod Blagojevich goes to prison, all on this day.

OTD December 7 - Elizabeth Edwards
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2010: Elizabeth Edwards, the estranged wife of former Democratic vice-presidential nominee and U.S. Sen. John Edwards, dies of breast cancer at the age of 61 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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