Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Sunday, 26 October 2014
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 Continuous moving assembly line introduced by Ford (car every 2:38) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history dame Alicia Markova, ballerina (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1925-32)
1916 On this day in history charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58
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 December - 01.
1918 On this day in history danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence
1918 On December - 01 kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire
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 Anne Cox Chambers, Dayton Ohio, US ambassador to Belgium (1977-81) on this day in history.
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 December - 01 the First US helium-filled dirigible makes first flight
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 On December - 01 ralph Manza, SF Calif, actor (Banacek, Mama Malone, Newhart)
1922 On December - 01 1st skywriting over US-"Hello USA"-by Capt Turner, RAF
1922 On this day in history geraldine McCulloug, Maywood Ill, painter/sculptor (Phoenix)
1923 On this day in history cFL Grey Cup: Queen's U beats Regina, 54-0 at Toronto
1923 Stansfield Turner, CIA director on December - 01.
1924 On December - 01 calles becomes president of Mexico
1925 Treaty of Locarno signed on this day in history.
1925 On December - 01 david Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels)
1925 On December - 01 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 this day in history cFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton
1929 On December - 01 bINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe
1929 On this day in history 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.