Historical Events For December - 13
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
1906 On December - 13 german chancellor Bernhard von Bulow disbands the Parliament
1906 On this day in history ingemar Liljefors, composer
1907 On this day in history george Gunn scores 119 on Test debut v Australia SCG
1908 Victor Babin, composer on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter, dies at 53 [OS 11/30]
1910 Lillian Roth, [Rutstein], singer/actress (Animal Crackers) on December - 13.
1911 Kenneth Patchen, US, poet/novelist (Cloth of the Tempest) on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history reg Duff, cricketer (23 Tests for Australia 1902-05, 1317 runs), dies
1912 On December - 13 max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
1913 On this day in history mona Lisa stolen in Aug 1911 returned to Louvre
1913 On December - 13 archie Moore, light-heavyweight boxing champ (1952-60)
1914 Alan L Bullock, British historian on December - 13.
1915 On this day in history balthazar Johannes Vorster, Prime Minister of South Africa (1966-77)
1916 Avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian and Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian & Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
1917 On December - 13 dave Street, LA Calif, actor/singer (Broadway Open House)
1918 US army of occupation crosses the Rhine, enters Germany on December - 13.
1918 On this day in history wilson, becomes first to make a foreign visit as president (France)
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 this day in history.
1919 On December - 13 ross & Smith land in Australia from a flight from London
1919 On this day in history amintore Galli, composer, dies at 74
1920 On December - 13 f Pease's interferometer measures first stellar diameter (Betelgeuse)
1920 F Pease's interferometer measures 1st stellar diameter (Betelgeuse) on this day in history.
1920 Don Taylor, Freeport Pa, actor (Father's Little Dividend) on this day in history.
1921 On December - 13 frederick Martin, cricketer (14 wkts in 2 Tests for Eng 1890-92), dies
1922 On this day in history charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps
1923 On December - 13 fred van der Spek, Dutch 2nd chamber member (PSP)
1924 On December - 13 kOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions
1924 Larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians) on December - 13.
1924 On December - 13 samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74
1925 The birth of Dick Van Dyke, American actor and comedian, of stage and screen on December - 13.
1925 On this day in history dick Van Dyke, West Plains Mo, actor (Rob Petrie-Dick Van Dyke Show)
1926 On December - 13 carl Erskine, baseball player (Bkln Dodgers)