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Historical Events In December - 01

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

1925  David Doyle, Omaha Neb, actor (John Bosley-Charlie's Angels) on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1926  Hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

1928  On December - 01 cFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina, 30-0 at Hamilton  

1929  On this day in history bINGO invented by Edwin S Lowe  

1929  On this day in history game of Bingo invented by Edwin S Lowe  

1930  On this day in history ruth Nichols becomes first woman pilot to cross the continent  

1930  NHL drops 20 minute slashing-about-the-head penalty on this day in history.  

1931  Ottawa branch of Royal Mint begins operation as Royal Canadian Mint on December - 01.  

1932  On this day in history amadeo Vives, composer, dies at 61  

1933  Hitler declares legal unity of German state and Nazi party on December - 01.  

1933  Rudolf Hess & Earnest Rohm become a minister in Hitler govt on December - 01.  

1934  Leningrad mayor Sergey Kirov assassinated, used by Stalin as the excuse to begin the Great Purge of 1934-38 on December - 01.  

1934  On this day in history sergei M Kirov, Josef Stalin's collaborator, assassinated in Leningrad  

1935  On December - 01 the birth of Woody Allen, American actor, director and producer  

1935  Woody Allen (Allen Konigsberg) was born this day on December - 01.  

1935  Austria has world's 1st Day of Postage Stamp on this day in history.  

1935  On this day in history bernard Schmidt, inventor (Schmidt camera), dies  

1936  Bell Labs tests coaxial cable for TV use on this day in history.  

1936  On this day in history eW Brundin and FF Lyon obtain patent on soilless culture of plants  

1936  Lou Rawls (Louis Allen) was born this day on December - 01.  

1936  On December - 01 2nd Heisman Trophy Award: Larry Kelley, Yale (E)  

1937  Japan recognizes Franco govt on December - 01.  

1938  A fine of One Billion Marks is levied against German Jews for the destruction caused during Kristallnacht on this day in history.  

1938  On December - 01 school bus and train collide in Salt Lake City Utah  

1938  On December - 01 school bus & train collide in Salt Lake City Utah  

1939  On December - 01 lee Trevino golfer was born this day  

1939  SS-Fuhrer Himmler begins deportation of Polish Jews on this day in history.  

1939  On December - 01 max Fiedler, composer, dies at 79  

1940  Richard Pryor actor was born this day on this day in history.  

1941  On this day in history uS Civil Air Patrol (CAP) organizes  

1941  On December - 01 british cruiser Devonshire sinks German sub Python  

1941  On this day in history horace Chapman, cricketer (2 Tests for S Africa, 39 runs, 1 wkt), dies  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1081  On December - 01 birth of louis VI of France (d. 1137)  

1083  On this day in history birth of anna Comnena, Byzantine historian (d. 1153)  

1521  On this day in history birth of takeda Shingen, Japanese warlord (d. 1573)  

1525  Tadeáš Hájek, Czech physician and astronomer (d. 1600) was born on December - 01.  

1549  Johan van der Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC) was born on this day in history.  

1566  Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen was born on December - 01.  

1573  Philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostile was born on this day in history.  

1580  Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (d. 1637) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0660  On December - 01 eligius/Eloy, French bishop of Tournay-Noyon/saint, dies  

1135  On December - 01 henry I Beauclerc, king of England (1st king that could read), dies  

1241  Death of Isabella of England, wife of Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1214) on December - 01.  

1374  On December - 01 magnus Eriksson, king of Norway/Sweden, dies  

1377  Death of King Magnus II of Sweden (b. 1316) on December - 01.  

1417  Walraven I van Brederode, viceroy of Holland, dies on December - 01.  

1433  On this day in history death of emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (b. 1377)  

1455  Lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian sculptor, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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