Historical Events For December - 13
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
1906 German chancellor Bernhard von Bulow disbands the Parliament on December - 13.
1906 On December - 13 ingemar Liljefors, composer
1907 George Gunn scores 119 on Test debut v Australia SCG on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history victor Babin, composer
1909 Innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter, dies at 53 [OS 11/30] on December - 13.
1910 On this day in history lillian Roth, [Rutstein], singer/actress (Animal Crackers)
1911 On this day in history kenneth Patchen, US, poet/novelist (Cloth of the Tempest)
1911 Reg Duff, cricketer (23 Tests for Australia 1902-05, 1317 runs), dies on this day in history.
1912 Max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13] on December - 13.
1913 Mona Lisa stolen in Aug 1911 returned to Louvre on December - 13.
1913 On December - 13 archie Moore, light-heavyweight boxing champ (1952-60)
1914 On December - 13 alan L Bullock, British historian
1915 Balthazar Johannes Vorster, Prime Minister of South Africa (1966-77) on this day in history.
1916 On December - 13 avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian and Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
1916 Avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian & Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol on this day in history.
1917 On December - 13 dave Street, LA Calif, actor/singer (Broadway Open House)
1918 On December - 13 uS army of occupation crosses the Rhine, enters Germany
1918 Wilson, becomes first to make a foreign visit as president (France) on December - 13.
1918 On December - 13 uS army of occupation crosses Rhine, enters Germany
1919 Ross and Smith land in Australia from a flight from London on December - 13.
1919 On December - 13 ross & Smith land in Australia from a flight from London
1919 On December - 13 amintore Galli, composer, dies at 74
1920 F Pease's interferometer measures first stellar diameter (Betelgeuse) on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history f Pease's interferometer measures 1st stellar diameter (Betelgeuse)
1920 On this day in history don Taylor, Freeport Pa, actor (Father's Little Dividend)
1921 On December - 13 frederick Martin, cricketer (14 wkts in 2 Tests for Eng 1890-92), dies
1922 Charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps on December - 13.
1923 Fred van der Spek, Dutch 2nd chamber member (PSP) on this day in history.
1924 KOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions on December - 13.
1924 On December - 13 larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians)
1924 Samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1925 On December - 13 the birth of Dick Van Dyke, American actor and comedian, of stage and screen
1925 On December - 13 dick Van Dyke, West Plains Mo, actor (Rob Petrie-Dick Van Dyke Show)
1926 Carl Erskine, baseball player (Bkln Dodgers) on December - 13.