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Historical Events In December - 02

Monday, 15 August 2022

1906  On December - 02 eric Dalton, cricketer (2 centuries in 15 Tests for S Africa 1929-39)  

1907  Tommy Burns KOs Gunner Moir to retain the heavyweight boxing title on December - 02.  

1907  On December - 02 english Professional Football Player's Association forms  

1908  Pu Yi (Hsuan-T'ung) became China's Last Emperor at age 3 on December - 02.  

1908  Robert F Simon, Mansfield Oh, actor (Man who shot Liberty Valance) on December - 02.  

1910  On December - 02 robert Paige, Indianapolis Ind, actor (Colgate Comedy Hour)  

1913  On this day in history archdiocese of Managua created  

1914  On this day in history austria army occupies Belgrade Serbia  

1914  Eddie Sauter, Bkln, musician (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue) on this day in history.  

1915  Adolph Green, songwriter (married to Phyllis Newman) on December - 02.  

1915  On this day in history jan Malat, composer, dies at 72  

1916  On this day in history baseballers who are injured now get full pay for duration of contract  

1916  On this day in history john Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair)  

1916  Francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69 on December - 02.  

1917  Han Yong-woon, found Zen awakening at Osean Monastery Korea on this day in history.  

1917  Ezra Stone, US, actor/producer (Henry Aldrich) on December - 02.  

1918  Milton Delugg, LA Calif, orch leader (Tonight Show) on December - 02.  

1918  Margit Kaffka, writer, dies at 38 on December - 02.  

1919  On this day in history michael Geoffrey Corcos, medical researcher  

1919  Henry Clay Frick, built largest coke & steel operation, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

1920  On this day in history robert Moevs, composer  

1922  On this day in history 10th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 13-1  

1922  On this day in history leo V Gordon, Baltimore MD, actor (Circus Boy, Enos, Winds of War)  

1923  On this day in history maria M Callas, NYC, soprano (Carmen) [or 12/4]  

1923  On December - 02 tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer, dies at 72  

1924  On this day in history british-German trade agreement signed  

1924  Alexander Haig Jr, Bala-Cynwyd Pa, US Sec of State (1981-82)/General on December - 02.  

1925  Julie Harris, Grosse Pt Mich, actress (Bell Jar, East of Eden) on December - 02.  

1925  On this day in history julio Garreta, composer, dies at 50  

1927  On December - 02 henry Ford unveils the first Model A automobile, successor to the Model T, in New York City's Waldorf Hotel.  

1927  1st Model A Fords sold, for $385 on December - 02.  

1928  On this day in history cardinals 1B Jim Bottomley is voted NL MVP  

1929  1st skull of Peking man found, 50 km out of Peking at Tsjoe Koe Tien on December - 02.  

1929  Harvey Phillips, Aurora Missouri, tubist (NYC Ballet Orch) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1578  Agostino Agazzari, composer was born on this day in history.  

1678  Nicolaas S Cruquius, Dutch hydraulic engineer (drained Haarlemmermeer) was born on December - 02.  

1694  On December - 02 birth of william Shirley, Colonial Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1771)  

1703  Ferdinand Konscak, Croatian explorer (d. 1759) was born on this day in history.  

1710  On this day in history birth of bertinazzi, Italian actor and writer (d. 1783)  

1728  Ferdinando Galiani, Italian economist/philosopher/diplomat was born on December - 02.  

1738  Richard Montgomery, Irish-born soldier (d. 1775) was born on December - 02.  

1754  William Cooper, American judge (d. 1809) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In December - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0537  Sylvester, Italian Pope (536-37), dies on December - 02.  

1348  On December - 02 death of emperor Hanazono of Japan (b. 1297)  

1381  Death of John of Ruysbroeck, Flemish mystic on this day in history.  

1463  On this day in history albrecht VI, archduke of Habsburg, dies  

1515  Gonzalo de Cordoba, Spanish general/strategist/viceroy of Naples, dies on December - 02.  

1552  Death of Francis Xavier, Spanish Catholic missionary (b. 1506) on December - 02.  

1592  Alexander Farnese, land guardian of Neth (1579-92), dies at 46 on December - 02.  

1615  Death of Louis des Balbes de Berton de Crillon, French general on this day in history.  

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