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