Historical Events In December - 02
Monday, 21 September 2020
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 On December - 02 english Professional Football Player's Association forms
1908 On December - 02 pu Yi (Hsuan-T'ung) became China's Last Emperor at age 3
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 December - 02 austria army occupies Belgrade Serbia
1914 On this day in history eddie Sauter, Bkln, musician (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue)
1915 On this day in history adolph Green, songwriter (married to Phyllis Newman)
1915 On December - 02 jan Malat, composer, dies at 72
1916 On December - 02 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 this day in history.
1918 On December - 02 milton Delugg, LA Calif, orch leader (Tonight Show)
1918 On this day in history margit Kaffka, writer, dies at 38
1919 Michael Geoffrey Corcos, medical researcher on this day in history.
1919 On December - 02 henry Clay Frick, built largest coke & steel operation, dies at 69
1920 Robert Moevs, composer on this day in history.
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 Maria M Callas, NYC, soprano (Carmen) [or 12/4] on December - 02.
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 Alexander Haig Jr, Bala-Cynwyd Pa, US Sec of State (1981-82)/General on this day in history.
1925 Julie Harris, Grosse Pt Mich, actress (Bell Jar, East of Eden) on December - 02.
1925 Julio Garreta, composer, dies at 50 on December - 02.
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 December - 02 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 On this day in history harvey Phillips, Aurora Missouri, tubist (NYC Ballet Orch)