Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Sunday, 25 January 2015
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 Continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38) on December - 01.
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 On this day in history father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town
1917 On December - 01 boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb
1917 Marty Marion, baseball player (NL MVP 1944) on December - 01.
1918 On December - 01 iceland becomes independent state under the Danish crown
1918 Danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence on December - 01.
1918 Kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history lady Astor sworn-in as first female member of British Parliament
1919 On December - 01 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 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 December - 01.
1921 US Post Office establishes philatelic agency on December - 01.
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 this day in history 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF
1922 On this day in history geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
1923 CFL Grey Cup: Queen's U beats Regina, 54-0 at Toronto on December - 01.
1923 On December - 01 stansfield Turner, CIA director
1924 On December - 01 calles becomes president of Mexico
1925 On December - 01 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 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 this day in history.
1929 On December - 01 game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe
1930 Ruth Nichols becomes first woman pilot to cross the continent on this day in history.
1930 NHL drops 20 minute slashing-about-the-head penalty on December - 01.