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Historical Events In December - 06

Friday, 03 July 2020

1920  On this day in history karel Kovarovic, composer, dies at 57  

1921  As a result of the Anglo-Irish Treaty, the 'Irish Free State' is formally created on December - 06.  

1921  On this day in history irish Free State gains independence from Britain  

1921  Anglo-Irish Treaty signed; Ireland receives dominion status; partition creates Northern Ireland on this day in history.  

1921  Otto Graham, AAFC/NFL QB (Cleveland Browns) on December - 06.  

1922  The first commercial carrier of electricity launched its service on this day in 1922 in Utica, New York on this day in history.  

1922  the first constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation on this day in history.  

1922  1st constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation on this day in history.  

1923  On this day in history presidential address broadcast on radio (President Calvin Coolidge) for the first time  

1923  1st presidential address broadcast on radio (Pres Calvin Coolidge) on December - 06.  

1924  On December - 06 wally Cox, Detroit, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares)  

1925  Italy, Britain & Egypt sign Jaghbub accord (Italy) on this day in history.  

1925  Andy Robustelli, NFL defensive end (LA Rams, NY Giants) on this day in history.  

1926  Italian dictator, Benito Mussolini, introduces a tax on bachelors on this day in history.  

1926  On this day in history martti Katajisto, Parkano Finland, actor (Mar Oksalla Ylimmaellae)  

1926  Claude [Oscar] Monet, French painter (impressionist), dies at 86 on this day in history.  

1927  Jacques Bondon, composer on this day in history.  

1929  Turkey introduces female suffrage on this day in history.  

1930  On December - 06 18th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Balmy Beach defeat Regina Roughriders, 11-6  

1933  Ban on James Joyce' "Ulysses" in US, lifted on December - 06.  

1933  Auguste Chapuis, composer, dies at 75 on December - 06.  

1938  On this day in history 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands  

1939  On this day in history 5th Heisman Trophy Award: Nile Kinnick, Iowa (HB)  

1940  On December - 06 gestapo arrest German resistance fighter/poster artist Helen Ernst  

1940  On December - 06 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  Queen Wilhelmina announces Dutch Commonwealth on this day in history.  

1943  Firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

1944  US 95th Infantry division reaches Westwall on December - 06.  

1946  On this day in history maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg, composer, dies at 63  

1947  The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1949  Leadbelly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 06

Famous People Born On This Day In History

0846  On December - 06 birth of hasan al-Askari, Shia Imam (d. 874)  

1285  King Ferdinand IV of Castile (d. 1312) was born on December - 06.  

1421  Henry VI, king of England (1422-61, 1470-71) was born on December - 06.  

1478  Baldassare Castiglione, Italian diplomat and author (d. 1529) was born on this day in history.  

1550  On this day in history birth of orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer  

1586  Niccolò Zucchi, Italian astronomer (d. 1670) was born on this day in history.  

1608  George Monck/Monk, English general/gov of Scotland was born on December - 06.  

1637  On this day in history birth of sir Edmund Andros, English governor in North America (d. 1714)  

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Famous Deaths In December - 06

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0343  Death of Saint Nicholas on this day in history.  

1185  Afonso I, the Conqueror, king of Portugal (1143-85), dies at 76 on December - 06.  

1352  On this day in history clement VI, [Pierre Roger], Pope (1342-52), dies  

1531  Death of John Volkertsz Trimaker, Dutch anabaptist leader, beheaded on December - 06.  

1550  On this day in history pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter, dies at 48  

1562  Jan van Scorel, Dutch painter/architect, dies on December - 06.  

1598  On this day in history elbertus Leoninus, Dutch lawyer/politician, dies at about 78  

1618  Death of Jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (b. 1556) on December - 06.  

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