On this day: December 7

Published On: Dec 07 2012 12:21:31 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 07 2012 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 - Gorbachev Reagan
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Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

1987: Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev sets foot on American soil for the first time. He had come to the U.S. for a Washington summit with U.S. President Ronald Reagan.

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