Historical Events In December - 06
Saturday, 27 February 2021
1920 Karel Kovarovic, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history as a result of the Anglo-Irish Treaty, the 'Irish Free State' is formally created
1921 On December - 06 irish Free State gains independence from Britain
1921 Anglo-Irish Treaty signed; Ireland receives dominion status; partition creates Northern Ireland on December - 06.
1921 On December - 06 otto Graham, AAFC/NFL QB (Cleveland Browns)
1922 The first commercial carrier of electricity launched its service on this day in 1922 in Utica, New York on December - 06.
1922 the first constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation on this day in history.
1922 On December - 06 1st constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation
1923 On this day in history presidential address broadcast on radio (President Calvin Coolidge) for the first time
1923 On December - 06 1st presidential address broadcast on radio (Pres Calvin Coolidge)
1924 On this day in history wally Cox, Detroit, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares)
1925 Italy, Britain & Egypt sign Jaghbub accord (Italy) on December - 06.
1925 Andy Robustelli, NFL defensive end (LA Rams, NY Giants) on December - 06.
1926 On December - 06 italian dictator, Benito Mussolini, introduces a tax on bachelors
1926 Martti Katajisto, Parkano Finland, actor (Mar Oksalla Ylimmaellae) on this day in history.
1926 On this day in history claude [Oscar] Monet, French painter (impressionist), dies at 86
1927 On December - 06 jacques Bondon, composer
1929 Turkey introduces female suffrage on December - 06.
1930 On this day in history 18th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Balmy Beach defeat Regina Roughriders, 11-6
1933 On this day in history ban on James Joyce' "Ulysses" in US, lifted
1933 On December - 06 auguste Chapuis, composer, dies at 75
1938 On December - 06 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands
1939 5th Heisman Trophy Award: Nile Kinnick, Iowa (HB) on December - 06.
1940 Gestapo arrest German resistance fighter/poster artist Helen Ernst on December - 06.
1940 On this day in history charlie Hime, cricketer (one Test for S Africa 1895), dies
1941 On December - 06 nYC Council agrees to build Idlewild (Kennedy) Airport in Queens
1941 On December - 06 dutch & British pilots see Japanese invasion fleet at Singapore
1942 On December - 06 queen Wilhelmina announces Dutch Commonwealth
1943 Firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1944 US 95th Infantry division reaches Westwall on this day in history.
1946 Maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg, composer, dies at 63 on December - 06.
1947 On December - 06 the Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated.
1948 Arthur Godfrey’s Talent Scouts debuted on CBS-TV. The show introduced such talent as Pat Boone, The Chordettes, Carmel Quinn, The McGuire Sisters, Rosemary Clooney, Tony Bennett, Connie Francis, Steve Lawrence and Al Martino on December - 06.
1949 On December - 06 leadbelly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64