Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Thursday, 28 July 2016
1913 On this day in history 1st drive-up gasoline station opens (Pitts)
1913 On December - 01 mary Martin, Weatherford Tx, actress (Peter Pan) Larry Hagman's mom
1913 On December - 01 continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38)
1914 Dame Alicia Markova, ballerina (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1925-32) on this day in history.
1916 On December - 01 charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58
1917 Father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town on December - 01.
1917 Boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb on December - 01.
1917 Marty Marion, baseball player (NL MVP 1944) on December - 01.
1918 On December - 01 iceland becomes independent state under the Danish crown
1918 On December - 01 danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence
1918 On December - 01 kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire
1919 Lady Astor sworn-in as first female member of British Parliament on December - 01.
1919 On this day in history aA Milne's "Mr Pim Passes By," premieres in Manchester
1919 On December - 01 anne Cox Chambers, Dayton Ohio, US ambassador to Belgium (1977-81)
1921 On this day in history the Detroit Steam Motors Corporation announced the Trask steam car, a favorite project of automobile distributor O.C. Trask.
1921 On December - 01 the First US helium-filled dirigible makes first flight
1921 US Post Office establishes philatelic agency on December - 01.
1921 On December - 01 1st US helium-filled dirigible makes 1st flight
1921 On this day in history ralph Manza, SF Calif, actor (Banacek, Mama Malone, Newhart)
1922 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF on December - 01.
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 On this day in history stansfield Turner, CIA director
1924 Calles becomes president of Mexico on this day in history.
1925 Treaty of Locarno signed on this day in history.
1925 David Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels) on December - 01.
1925 On this day in history vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54
1926 On this day in history allyn Ann McLerie, Quebec, actress (Tony Randall Show, Thorn Birds)
1926 Hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1928 On December - 01 cFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton
1929 On December - 01 bINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe
1929 On December - 01 game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe
1930 On December - 01 ruth Nichols becomes first woman pilot to cross the continent
1930 NHL drops 20 minute slashing-about-the-head penalty on December - 01.