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  1. Although the band existed through several different incarnations (the blue velvets and the golliwogs), Creedance Clearwater Revival was only a band for 5 years, releasing 7 studio albums during that time, 5 of which were released in just 23 months between January of 1969 and December of 1970?

  2. Yucatan became the eighth state to join the United Mexican States on December 23, 1823.

  3. Queretaro became the eleventh Mexican state on December 23, 1823.

  4. Speartooth shark is a type of viviparous shark (female gives birth to live sharks). Babies are born from October to December. They are usually 20 to 23 inches long at birth and they can survive in the waters with increased salinity while they are young. Speartooth sharks usually grow 7.5 inches in length per year.

  5. Zacatecas was the tenth state to join Mexico on December 23, 1823.

  6. Paramount Pictures began working on a movie adaptation of the Battle of Wake Island (8–23 December 1941) before the battle was even over.

  7. On December 23 1944, 25 German POW's escaped a POW camp. Two prisoners decided to give up. They went to a house and asked a kid alone to let them in the house until the police came. The kid let them in and the POW's shared chocolate and talked until the parents called the police.

  8. On December 23, 1660 he was ordained and some of his sermons were on seeing God in creation.

  9. On December 23, 1947 Bardeen and Walter Brattain successfully created a point-contact transistor.

  10. There were 37 sets of brothers assigned to the USS Arizona on December 7, 1941. 23 sets of brothers died and only one full set of brothers survived the attack.

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Every December third, 23 thousand luminaries are lit and placed at the site of the Civil War battle of Antietam, to remember the lives lost over the course of 8 hours of fighting.

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