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Historical Events In December - 04

Wednesday, 06 July 2022

1892  The birth of General Franco, Spanish military dictator on December - 04.  

1892  Francisco Franco, [y Bahamonde], Spanish General/dictator (1936-75) on December - 04.  

1895  Nils FA Nilsson Piraten, Swedish writer (Bombi Bitt Och Jag) on this day in history.  

1896  On this day in history nikolai S Tichonov, Russian writer (against Pasternak) [NS]  

1897  On December - 04 mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker)  

1899  On December - 04 56th Congress (1899-1901) convenes  

1899  On this day in history webb Hayes son of President Rutherford Hayes receives medal of honor  

1899  Douwe Hermans Kiestra, [Harm Harmstra], Frisian farmer/writer on this day in history.  

1901  On this day in history anne Russell's "Girl & the judge," premieres in NYC  

1902  On this day in history charles Dow, American journalist (Dow Jones & Company  

1903  Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian on this day in history.  

1905  British government of Balfour resigns on this day in history.  

1905  Emilio Médici, president Brazil (1969-74) on this day in history.  

1906  Alpha Phi Alpha, 1st Black Greek Letter Fraternity, forms on this day in history.  

1907  Jo Boer, Dutch author (Catharina & the Magnolias) on December - 04.  

1908  Haiti's president-General Alexis Nord flees from military coup on December - 04.  

1908  On December - 04 a D Hershey, US, biologist, worked with bacteriophages (Nobel 1969)  

1909  On this day in history first Grey Cup game (University of Toronto 26, Toronto Parkdale 6)  

1909  On December - 04 1st CFL Grey Cup: University of Toronto defeats Toronto Parkdale, 26-6  

1909  On December - 04 paul-Albert Besnard, French painter/graphic artist (Elle), dies at 60  

1910  On this day in history alex North, Chester Penn, composer (Spartacus, Viva Zapata)  

1912  On December - 04 alfons "Alphons" Berckmans, Flemish/British actor (Family Stastok)  

1914  On this day in history walter Johnson accepts money from Federal League Chicago Whales Clark Griffith threatens to take Johnson to court  

1915  On this day in history ku Klux Klan receives charter from Fulton County GA  

1915  Panama-Pacific International Exposition closes in SF (Opened Feb 20 1015) on this day in history.  

1915  F F Fletcher is 1st admiral to receive Congressional Medal of Honor on this day in history.  

1915  On this day in history allan Jackson, Hot Springs Ark, newscaster (Youth Takes a Stand)  

1915  Gustav Hollaender, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

1918  Kingdom of Serbs, Croats & Slovenes (Yugoslavia) proclaimed on this day in history.  

1918  President Woodrow Wilson sails in USS George Washington for Paris Peace Conference on this day in history.  

1918  Pres Wilson sails for Versailles Peace Conference in France, 1st chief executive to travel outside US while in office on this day in history.  

1920  1st Pro football playoff game Buffalo-7, Canton-3 at Polo Grounds on December - 04.  

1920  Michael Bates, Jhansi India, actor (Clockwork Orange, Patton) on this day in history.  

1921  On December - 04 the Virginia Rappe manslaughter trial against Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle ends in a hung jury.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 04

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1443  On this day in history birth of pope Julius II, (1503-13), patron of Michelangelo, Bramante, Raphael  

1555  Heinrich Meibom, German historian and poet (d. 1625) was born on this day in history.  

1580  On this day in history birth of samuel Argall, English adventurer and naval officer (d. 1626)  

1584  John Cotton, Puritan clergyman in Mass Bay colony was born on this day in history.  

1595  On December - 04 birth of jean Chapelain, French writer (d. 1674)  

1646  Alain Emmanuel de Coëtlogon, Marshal of France (d. 1730) was born on December - 04.  

1660  On December - 04 birth of andre Campra, composer  

1667  On this day in history birth of michel Pignolet de Monteclair, composer  

Famous Deaths In December - 04

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0765  Death of Jafar Sadiq, Shia Imam (b. 702) on December - 04.  

0771  Karloman II, French king of Burgundy, dies at about 20 on December - 04.  

0811  Charles, eldest son of emperor Charles the Great, dies at about 39 on this day in history.  

1075  Death of Archbishop Anno II of Cologne on December - 04.  

1123  Death of Omar Khayyám, Persian poet, astronomer, mathematician, and philosopher (b. 1048) on this day in history.  

1137  Lotharius III of Supplinburg, emperor (1125, 33-37), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

1182  Henry, earl of Gelre/Zutphen (1141/79-82), dies on this day in history.  

1214  Death of William I of Scotland on December - 04.  

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