Historical Events In December - 03
Saturday, 06 March 2021
1907 Andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader on this day in history.
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 this day in history robert Arthur Hughes, missionary/surgeon
1910 Mary Baker Eddy, founder (Christian Science (Monitor)), dies on December - 03.
1911 The birth of Nino Rota, Italian composer on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history dana Suesse, songwriter (You Ought to be in Pictures)
1912 On this day in history gerrit Brinkman becomes 1st Dutch traffic officer
1913 Omer Vanaudenhoven, Flemish industrial/resistance fighter on December - 03.
1914 Neth army shoots up geïnterneerde Belgian soldiers: 8 killed on December - 03.
1914 Irving Fine, Boston Mass, composer (Toccata) on this day in history.
1917 On December - 03 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 December - 03.
1919 On December - 03 charles Craig, opera singer
1919 On this day in history pierre A Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78
1920 On December - 03 turkey & Armenia agree to peace treaty
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 this day in history 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 On December - 03 the birth of Maria Callas, American soprano
1923 On this day in history 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 On December - 03 ken Funston, South African cricket batsman (18 Tests during 1950's)
1926 On December - 03 manchester Guardian (German Reichswehr/Red Army work together)
1926 Hans Gunther Franz Otte, composer on December - 03.
1927 Isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics) on December - 03.
1929 On this day in history boston Bruins begins then NHL record 14 game winning streak
1929 Clarence Ford, sax player on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history air-borne chemicals combine with fog to kill 60 (Meuse Valley Belgium)
1930 On this day in history the birth of Jean Luc Godard, French director
1930 On this day in history andy Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, singer (Moon River, Andy Williams Show)