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Historical Events In December - 03

Saturday, 08 May 2021

1985  On this day in history 23rd Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-lands at Edwards AFB  

1985  Sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

1988  Barry Sanders wins the Heisman Trophy on this day in history.  

1989  On this day in history george Bush & Mikhail Gorbachev end summit in Malta  

1989  George Bush &: Mikhail Gorbachev end summit in Malta on this day in history.  

1990  On this day in history gavin Reed, actor (Body Beneath), dies at 59  

1991  Hulk Hogan defeats Undertaker to become 4th time WWF champion on December - 03.  

1991  On this day in history muslim Shiites release US hostage Alan Steen  

1991  White House Chief of Staff John Sununu resigns on December - 03.  

1991  Alex Graham, British cartoonstrip artist (Fred Basset), dies on December - 03.  

1992  On December - 03 harry Ellerbe, actor (House of Usher, Magnetic Monster), dies at 91  

1993  On December - 03 lewis Thomas, biologist, dies of cancer at 80  

1994  On December - 03 aIDS activist Elizabeth Glaser, infected with HIV from a blood transfusion, dies in Santa Monica, CA, at age 47.  

1994  On this day in history dolf Verspoor, literary/translator (M Nijhoff prize 1958), dies at 77  

1995  On this day in history jimmy Jewel, comedian, dies at 82  

1996  On December - 03 babrak Karmal, PM of Afghanistan (1980-81), dies  

1997  Marian Kratochwil, artist, dies at 91 on this day in history.  

2005  Birth of Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway, grandson of King Harald V of Norway on this day in history.  

2006  Ed Stelmach is elected the new Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Alberta, Canada, after the second ballot results, and second choice votes for Ted Morton have been added up. Ed becomes the Premier-designate of Alberta on December - 03.  

2006  On this day in history explosive demolition of Germany's tallest chimney at former Westerholt Power Station.  

2006  On December - 03 hugo Chávez is re-elected President of Venezuela.  

2007  14 - United Nations Climate Change Conference at Nusa Dua in Bali, Indonesia on December - 03.  

2007  Kevin Rudd is sworn in as the 26th Prime Minister of Australia, by Governor General Major-General Michael Jeffery on December - 03.  

2012  Voyager 1 spacecraft, launched in 1977, reaches the end of our solar system and enters interstellar space on this day in history.  

2014  On December - 03 darren Wilson, the police officer who shot dead unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, resigns  

2017  On December - 03 first pizza party in space held by astronauts of the International Space Station  

2018  On December - 03 david Attenborough warns collapse of civilisation and the natural world on the horizon at UN climate summit in Poland  

2018  Dutch court in Arnhem rejects man's request to legally be recognised 20 years younger on December - 03.  

2018  On December - 03 7-year old Ryan of Ryan Toysreview is the year's highest-paid YouTube star earning $22 million  

2018  Ballon d'Or: Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modrić wins; first time since 2007 that either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't win award; Norwegian striker Ada Hegerberg is inaugural women's winner on this day in history.  

2018  NASA reports the arrival of the OSIRIS-REx probe at Bennu, the agency's first sample-return mission to an asteroid on December - 03.  

2019  On December - 03 spotify say Drake the most streamed star of the 2010s with 28 billion streams, Ed Sheeran 's "Shape Of You" most streamed track with 2.4 billion streams  

2019  Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin announce they are stepping down from roles at parent company Alphabet, Sundar Pichai to become head of both on December - 03.  

2019  70th anniversary of NATO marked by gathering in London of world leaders and reception by Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 03

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1368  On December - 03 birth of charles VI, [the Well-Beloved], king of France (1380-1422)  

1483  Nicolaus von Amsdorf, German reformation theologist was born on this day in history.  

1560  On this day in history birth of jan Gruter, Dutch critic (d. 1627)  

1576  On this day in history birth of marsilio Casentini, composer  

1668  Casimir Schweizelsperg, composer was born on December - 03.  

1684  On this day in history birth of ludvig Baron Holberg, founder (Danish & Norwegian literature)  

1729  On this day in history birth of padre Antonio Francisco J Jose Soler, Olot Spain, composer (Fandango)  

1750  Johann Franz Xaver Sterkel, composer was born on December - 03.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 03

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0450  On December - 03 petrus Chrysologus, 1st archbishop of Ravenna, dies  

1137  On December - 03 lotharius III, of Supplinburg, Roman-Ger emperor (1133-37), dies at 67  

1154  On December - 03 anastasius IV, Pope (1153-54), dies  

1265  Death of Odofredus, Italian jurist on this day in history.  

1463  Louis Chalon, prince of Orange, dies on this day in history.  

1469  Piero de' Medici, ruler of Florence, dies at about 53 on this day in history.  

1491  Thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies on this day in history.  

1533  On December - 03 vasili III, great prince of Moscow (1505-33), dies at 54  

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