Historical Events In December - 01
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1942 On this day in history gasoline rationed in US
1943 On December - 01 fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
1944 Béla Bartòk's Concerto for orchestra, premieres on this day in history.
1945 On December - 01 bette Midler actress was born this day
1945 On this day in history the birth of Bette Midler, American actress and singer
1945 On December - 01 cFL Grey Cup: Toronto beats Winnipeg, 35-0 at Toronto
1945 Harvey Bartlett Gaul, composer, dies at 64 on December - 01.
1946 On December - 01 australia compile 645 v India at the Gabba (Bradman 187)
1947 On December - 01 marine Helicopter Experimental Squadron, HMX-1, was established at MCAS Quantico,its mission was to develop techniques and tactics for the various uses of helicopters in amphibious operations.
1947 On this day in history bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba
1947 On this day in history aleister Edward S Crowley, British occultist, dies at 72
1948 Arabic Congress names Abdullah of Trans Jordan, King of Palestine on this day in history.
1949 WBNG TV channel 12 in Binghamton, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting on December - 01.
1950 On December - 01 ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55
1951 Golden Gate Bridge closes due to high winds on December - 01.
1951 17th Heisman Trophy Award: Dick Kazmaier, Princeton (HB) on December - 01.
1951 On this day in history felix Petyrek, composer, dies at 59
1952 The New York Daily News reports the first successful sexual reassignment operation on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history victor E Orlando, Italian premier (1917-19), dies at 92
1953 On December - 01 red Sox trade M McDermott & Tom Umphlett for Wash's Jackie Jensen
1954 Nationalist China & US sign dike agreement on this day in history.
1955 Rosa Parks (black) arrested for refusing to move to back of the bus on December - 01.
1955 Rosa Parks, a black seamstress during segragation, refuses to give her bus seat to a white man, an event that sparked the Montgomery (Alabama) bus boycott, one of the critical events in the U.S. civil rights fight on this day in history.
1955 The first remote-control railroad passenger car went into service on this day on this day in history.
1958 On December - 01 central African Rep made autonomous member of Fr Comm (Nat'l Day)
1958 On December - 01 our Lady of Angels School burns, killing 92 students and 3 nuns (Chic)
1959 12 nations sign a treaty for scientific peaceful use of Antarctica on this day in history.
1959 The First color photograph of Earth from outer space on this day in history.
1959 Twelve countries sign a treaty to protect Antarctica, as a preserve for scientific research on December - 01.
1960 Carol Alt supermodel was born this day on December - 01.
1960 On this day in history ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57
1962 Grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27) on this day in history.
1963 Nagaland becomes a state of the Indian union on this day in history.
1963 On December - 01 wendell Scott took first place in the Grand National race in Jacksonville, Florida, becoming the first black driver ever to win a NASCAR event.