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Historical Events In December - 05

Friday, 04 December 2020

1925  On December - 05 canadian comedian David Broadfoot, a star of the Royal Canadian Air FArce is born  

1925  On December - 05 13th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Senators defeats Win Tammany Tigers, 24-1  

1925  Anastasio "Tachito" Somoza Debayle, president of Nicaragua (1967..79) on this day in history.  

1925  On December - 05 wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist, dies at 78  

1926  On this day in history sergei Eisenstein's "Battleship Potemkin," debuts  

1926  George Savalas, Bronx NY, actor (Kojak) on this day in history.  

1927  On December - 05 rama IX, [Bhumibol Adulyadej], Mass, king of Thailand (1946- )  

1928  England defeats Australia by record 675 runs at Brisbane on December - 05.  

1928  On this day in history johannes F "Johan" Bakker Sr, actor/husband of Truus Soete, dies at 61  

1929  On this day in history first US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, NYC)  

1929  SS Frances Duncan, built 1907 by Palmers Newcastle on Tyne. Foundered off Lands End, Cornwall, while carrying coal from Barry, South Wales to Rouen, France. 16 lost out of the crew of 21 on this day in history.  

1929  1st US nudist organization (American League for Physical Culture, NYC) on this day in history.  

1931  On this day in history cFL Grey Cup: Mtl AAA beats Regina, 22-0 at Montreal  

1932  German physicist Albert Einstein granted a visa on this day in history.  

1932  On this day in history the first Ford Model C automobile was introduced. It boasted the first four-cylinder engine made by Ford with a counter-balanced crankshaft.  

1932  Little Richard [Wayne Penniman], Macon Ga, rocker (Tutty Fruity) on December - 05.  

1933  On this day in history 18th Amendment (Prohibition) repealed  

1933  In America, prohibition is repealed after over 13 years on December - 05.  

1933  On this day in history 21st Am ratified, 18th Amendment (Prohibition) repealed (5:32 PM EST)  

1933  Bernard van Beurden, Dutch composer/music educator on December - 05.  

1934  Joan Didion, US novelist/journalist (Salvador) on December - 05.  

1935  At Challander, Ontartio, the infant Dionne quintuplets are filmed for a movie based on their birth on December - 05.  

1935  Commercial hydroponics operation established (Montebello CA) on December - 05.  

1935  On this day in history 1st coml hydroponics operation established (Montebello Calif)  

1935  On this day in history calvin Trillin, author (New Yorker)  

1935  Frans, [MJ Francois] Erens, literary (Years Gone By), dies at 78 on this day in history.  

1936  On this day in history 24th CFL Grey Cup: Sarnia Imperials defeats Ottawa Rough Riders, 26-20  

1936  On this day in history james Lee Burke, American writer  

1938  On December - 05 john J Cale, Oklahoma City, rock guitarist (After Midnight)  

1938  On December - 05 christina "Dina" Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer, dies at 54  

1939  A Sunderland aircraft of 10 Squadron RAAF, part of the RAF Coastal Command, flies on the first official RAAF operation of World War Two on this day in history.  

1939  Frederik van Rossum, composer on this day in history.  

1940  HMCS Saguenay (Destroyer) first Canadian Warship torpedoed, limps into a British port on this day in history.  

1940  Boris Ignatyev, Russian footballer and manager on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1377  On December - 05 birth of jianwen Emperor of China (d. 1402)  

1443  Pope Julius II (d. 1513) was born on December - 05.  

1495  Nicolas Cleynaerts, Flemish grammarian (d. 1542) was born on December - 05.  

1537  Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Japanese shogun (d. 1597) was born on this day in history.  

1539  On December - 05 birth of fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (d. 1604)  

1545  On December - 05 birth of janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician/poet  

1547  On December - 05 birth of ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian  

1661  Robert Haley, earl of Oxford/English premier (Whig, 1710-14) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0749  Death of Saint John of Damascus, theologian on December - 05.  

1082  Death of Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona on December - 05.  

1212  Derek II of Are, Bishop of Utrecht (1197-1212), dies on December - 05.  

1244  Johanna of Constantinople, countess of Flanders (1205-44), dies on December - 05.  

1355  Jan III, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies on this day in history.  

1560  Francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16 on this day in history.  

1570  Death of Johan Friis, Danish statesman (b. 1494) on this day in history.  

1594  On December - 05 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82  

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