Historical Events In December - 01
Monday, 18 June 2018
1913 On December - 01 1st drive-up gasoline station opens (Pitts)
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 Dame Alicia Markova, ballerina (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1925-32) on December - 01.
1916 Charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1917 On December - 01 father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town
1917 Boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb on this day in history.
1917 Marty Marion, baseball player (NL MVP 1944) on December - 01.
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 Kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
1919 On December - 01 lady Astor sworn-in as first female member of British Parliament
1919 On this day in history aA Milne's "Mr Pim Passes By," premieres in Manchester
1919 On this day in history anne Cox Chambers, Dayton Ohio, US ambassador to Belgium (1977-81)
1921 On December - 01 the Detroit Steam Motors Corporation announced the Trask steam car, a favorite project of automobile distributor O.C. Trask.
1921 On this day in history the First US helium-filled dirigible makes first flight
1921 US Post Office establishes philatelic agency on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history 1st US helium-filled dirigible makes 1st flight
1921 Ralph Manza, SF Calif, actor (Banacek, Mama Malone, Newhart) on this day in history.
1922 On December - 01 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF
1922 Geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix) on December - 01.
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 On December - 01 calles becomes president of Mexico
1925 On this day in history treaty of Locarno signed
1925 On December - 01 david Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels)
1925 Vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1926 Allyn Ann McLerie, Quebec, actress (Tony Randall Show, Thorn Birds) on December - 01.
1926 On December - 01 hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83
1928 On December - 01 cFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton
1929 BINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe on December - 01.
1929 Game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe on December - 01.
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.