Historical Events In December - 03
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1907 On this day in history andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader
1908 On this day in history edward Elgar's 1st Symphony in A, premieres
1908 On this day in history halsey Stevens, Scott NY, composer (Triskelion)
1910 Neon lights, 1st publically seen (Paris Auto Show) on December - 03.
1910 On December - 03 robert Arthur Hughes, missionary/surgeon
1910 Mary Baker Eddy, founder (Christian Science (Monitor)), dies on this day in history.
1911 The birth of Nino Rota, Italian composer on this day in history.
1911 Dana Suesse, songwriter (You Ought to be in Pictures) on December - 03.
1912 On this day in history gerrit Brinkman becomes 1st Dutch traffic officer
1913 On this day in history omer Vanaudenhoven, Flemish industrial/resistance fighter
1914 Neth army shoots up geïnterneerde Belgian soldiers: 8 killed on this day in history.
1914 Irving Fine, Boston Mass, composer (Toccata) on December - 03.
1917 On this day in history prv. Henry James Nicholas, 1st Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Polderhoek, Belgium
1917 After nearly 20 years of planning and construction, the Quebec Bridge opens to traffic on this day in history.
1919 Charles Craig, opera singer on December - 03.
1919 On this day in history pierre A Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78
1920 Turkey & Armenia agree to peace treaty on this day in history.
1921 On December - 03 9th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 23-0
1921 On December - 03 hans G Kresse, Dutch cartoonist (Eric the Viking)
1922 On December - 03 the Toll of the Sea becomes the first successful Technicolor motion picture, screened at the Rialto Theatre in New York City.
1922 On this day in history 1st successful technicolor movie (Tall of the Sea), shown in NYC
1923 The birth of Maria Callas, American soprano on this day in history.
1923 On December - 03 1st Congressional open session broadcast via radio (Wash DC)
1923 On this day in history maria Callas, opera singer
1924 John Backus, inventor (FORTRAN computer language) on this day in history.
1925 Ken Funston, South African cricket batsman (18 Tests during 1950's) on December - 03.
1926 On December - 03 manchester Guardian (German Reichswehr/Red Army work together)
1926 Hans Gunther Franz Otte, composer on this day in history.
1927 On December - 03 isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics)
1929 On December - 03 boston Bruins begins then NHL record 14 game winning streak
1929 Clarence Ford, sax player on December - 03.
1930 On December - 03 air-borne chemicals combine with fog to kill 60 (Meuse Valley Belgium)
1930 On December - 03 the birth of Jean Luc Godard, French director
1930 On December - 03 andy Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, singer (Moon River, Andy Williams Show)