Historical Events In December - 02
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 this day in history.
1907 English Professional Football Player's Association forms on December - 02.
1908 Pu Yi (Hsuan-T'ung) became China's Last Emperor at age 3 on this day in history.
1908 Robert F Simon, Mansfield Oh, actor (Man who shot Liberty Valance) on this day in history.
1910 Robert Paige, Indianapolis Ind, actor (Colgate Comedy Hour) on December - 02.
1913 On December - 02 archdiocese of Managua created
1914 On December - 02 austria army occupies Belgrade Serbia
1914 Eddie Sauter, Bkln, musician (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue) on December - 02.
1915 On December - 02 adolph Green, songwriter (married to Phyllis Newman)
1915 Jan Malat, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1916 Baseballers who are injured now get full pay for duration of contract on this day in history.
1916 On December - 02 john Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair)
1916 On December - 02 francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
1917 Han Yong-woon, found Zen awakening at Osean Monastery Korea on December - 02.
1917 On this day in history ezra Stone, US, actor/producer (Henry Aldrich)
1918 On December - 02 milton Delugg, LA Calif, orch leader (Tonight Show)
1918 Margit Kaffka, writer, dies at 38 on December - 02.
1919 Michael Geoffrey Corcos, medical researcher on December - 02.
1919 On this day in history henry Clay Frick, built largest coke & steel operation, dies at 69
1920 On December - 02 robert Moevs, composer
1922 10th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 13-1 on December - 02.
1922 On December - 02 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 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1924 British-German trade agreement signed on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history alexander Haig Jr, Bala-Cynwyd Pa, US Sec of State (1981-82)/General
1925 On December - 02 julie Harris, Grosse Pt Mich, actress (Bell Jar, East of Eden)
1925 Julio Garreta, composer, dies at 50 on December - 02.
1927 On this day in history henry Ford unveils the first Model A automobile, successor to the Model T, in New York City's Waldorf Hotel.
1927 On December - 02 1st Model A Fords sold, for $385
1928 Cardinals 1B Jim Bottomley is voted NL MVP on this day in history.
1929 1st skull of Peking man found, 50 km out of Peking at Tsjoe Koe Tien on this day in history.
1929 Harvey Phillips, Aurora Missouri, tubist (NYC Ballet Orch) on December - 02.