Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
1913 1st drive-up gasoline station opens (Pitts) on this day in history.
1913 On December - 01 mary Martin, Weatherford Tx, actress (Peter Pan) Larry Hagman's mom
1913 On this day in history continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38)
1914 On December - 01 dame Alicia Markova, ballerina (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1925-32)
1916 Charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58 on December - 01.
1917 Father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb
1917 On December - 01 marty Marion, baseball player (NL MVP 1944)
1918 Iceland becomes independent state under the Danish crown on this day in history.
1918 On December - 01 danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence
1918 On this day in history kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire
1919 On December - 01 lady Astor sworn-in as first female member of British Parliament
1919 AA Milne's "Mr Pim Passes By," premieres in Manchester on December - 01.
1919 On December - 01 anne Cox Chambers, Dayton Ohio, US ambassador to Belgium (1977-81)
1921 The Detroit Steam Motors Corporation announced the Trask steam car, a favorite project of automobile distributor O.C. Trask on December - 01.
1921 The First US helium-filled dirigible makes first flight on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history uS Post Office establishes philatelic agency
1921 1st US helium-filled dirigible makes 1st flight on December - 01.
1921 Ralph Manza, SF Calif, actor (Banacek, Mama Malone, Newhart) on this day in history.
1922 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
1923 On December - 01 cFL Grey Cup: Queen's U beats Regina, 54-0 at Toronto
1923 Stansfield Turner, CIA director on this day in history.
1924 Calles becomes president of Mexico on this day in history.
1925 On December - 01 treaty of Locarno signed
1925 David Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels) on December - 01.
1925 On December - 01 vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54
1926 Allyn Ann McLerie, Quebec, actress (Tony Randall Show, Thorn Birds) on December - 01.
1926 On this day in history hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83
1928 CFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton on this day in history.
1929 BINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe on December - 01.
1929 On December - 01 game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe
1930 Ruth Nichols becomes first woman pilot to cross the continent on December - 01.
1930 NHL drops 20 minute slashing-about-the-head penalty on December - 01.