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Historical Events In December - 06

Tuesday, 04 August 2020

1950  Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Mirabile illud on this day in history.  

1951  J Edward Bromberg, dies at 47 on this day in history.  

1952  On December - 06 czech govt tells Israeli ambassador, he's persona non grata  

1953  Brown's Lou "Toe" Groza kicks 8 PATs, beating Giants 62-14 on December - 06.  

1953  On December - 06 konstanty I Galczynski, Polish poet (Zielona Ges), dies at 48  

1954  On December - 06 simone de Beauvoir receives Prix Goncourt  

1955  On this day in history new York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing  

1955  The Federal government standardized the size of license plates throughout the U.S. Previously, individual states had designed their own license plates, resulting in wide variations on this day in history.  

1955  On December - 06 nY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing  

1956  On this day in history nelson Mandela and 156 others arrested for political activities in S Africa  

1956  "Happy Hunting" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 413 performances on this day in history.  

1957  On this day in history aFL-CIO votes to expel Teamsters (readmitted in October 1987)  

1957  The first US attempt to launch a satellite fails-Vanguard rocket blows up on December - 06.  

1957  On December - 06 1st US attempt to launch a satellite fails-Vanguard rocket blows up  

1958  On this day in history uS lunar probe Pioneer 3 reaches 107,269 km, falls back  

1958  Erwin Bodky, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

1959  On December - 06 len Doyle, actor (Harrington-Mr District Attorney), dies at 66  

1960  AL grants Gene Autry a franchise, LA Angels on this day in history.  

1961  On December - 06 27th Heisman Trophy Award: Ernie Davis, Syracuse (HB)  

1962  On this day in history uS abandons Skybolt ballistic missile program  

1962  On December - 06 uS abandons Skybolt balastic missile program  

1963  On December - 06 beatles begin a tradition of releasing a Christmas record for fans  

1963  On December - 06 jozef Goossenaerts, Flem philologist (Language Boundary), dies at 81  

1964  "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV on December - 06.  

1965  On this day in history 2 trucks crashed into a crowd of dancers (Sotouboua Togo) kills 125  

1965  Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90 on December - 06.  

1966  On December - 06 hermann Heiss, composer, dies at 68  

1969  300,000 attend the Altamont CA, rock concert feature Rolling Stones on this day in history.  

1970  On this day in history thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65  

1971  Lewis Franklin Powell confirmed as Supreme Court justice on this day in history.  

1971  Hugo Godron, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

1972  Janet Munro, actress (Crawling Eye, Swiss Family Robinson), dies at 38 on December - 06.  

1973  On this day in history gerald Ford sworn-in as first unelected VP, succeeds Spiro T Agnew  

1973  On this day in history justus Hermann Wetzel, composer, dies at 94  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 06

Famous People Born On This Day In History

0846  On this day in history birth of hasan al-Askari, Shia Imam (d. 874)  

1285  King Ferdinand IV of Castile (d. 1312) was born on this day in history.  

1421  Henry VI, king of England (1422-61, 1470-71) was born on this day in history.  

1478  On this day in history birth of baldassare Castiglione, Italian diplomat and author (d. 1529)  

1550  Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer was born on this day in history.  

1586  On December - 06 birth of niccolò Zucchi, Italian astronomer (d. 1670)  

1608  On this day in history birth of george Monck/Monk, English general/gov of Scotland  

1637  Sir Edmund Andros, English governor in North America (d. 1714) was born on December - 06.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 06

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0343  Death of Saint Nicholas on December - 06.  

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

1352  Clement VI, [Pierre Roger], Pope (1342-52), dies on December - 06.  

1531  On December - 06 death of john Volkertsz Trimaker, Dutch anabaptist leader, beheaded  

1550  Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter, dies at 48 on this day in history.  

1562  On this day in history jan van Scorel, Dutch painter/architect, dies  

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

1618  On December - 06 death of jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (b. 1556)  

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