Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Monday, 22 December 2014
1913 1st drive-up gasoline station opens (Pitts) on December - 01.
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 Dame Alicia Markova, ballerina (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1925-32) on December - 01.
1916 On December - 01 charles E Vicomte de Foucauld, French explorer, dies at 58
1917 On December - 01 father Edward Flanagan founded Boys Town
1917 On December - 01 boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb
1917 On this day in history marty Marion, baseball player (NL MVP 1944)
1918 On this day in history iceland becomes independent state under the Danish crown
1918 Danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence on December - 01.
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 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 December - 01.
1921 The Detroit Steam Motors Corporation announced the Trask steam car, a favorite project of automobile distributor O.C. Trask on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 December - 01 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 this day in history stansfield Turner, CIA director
1924 On December - 01 calles becomes president of Mexico
1925 Treaty of Locarno signed on this day in history.
1925 On this day in history david Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels)
1925 On December - 01 vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54
1926 Allyn Ann McLerie, Quebec, actress (Tony Randall Show, Thorn Birds) on this day in history.
1926 On December - 01 hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83
1928 CFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton on December - 01.
1929 On this day in history bINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe
1929 Game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe on December - 01.
1930 On December - 01 ruth Nichols becomes first woman pilot to cross the continent
1930 On December - 01 nHL drops 20 minute slashing-about-the-head penalty