Historical Events In December - 07
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1909 On this day in history leo Baekeland, Yonkers, patents 1st thermosetting plastic (Bakelite)
1909 On this day in history jacob Kainen, artist/curator
1910 On this day in history edmundo Ros, English orchestra leader
1911 On December - 07 leslie J Stuarts musical "Betsy," premieres in NYC
1912 On December - 07 bust of Queen Nefertete found in El-Amarna, Egypt
1912 On this day in history daniel Jones, composer
1912 George Darwin, theorized Moon was pulled out of Pacific Ocean, dies on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history winston Place, cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948)
1915 The birth of Eli Wallach, American actor on December - 07.
1915 On December - 07 brackett Hamilton Leigh, [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star)
1916 On December - 07 david Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM
1916 On December - 07 british govt of David Lloyd George forms
1917 US becomes 13th country to declare war on Austria during World War I on December - 07.
1917 On this day in history leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91
1918 On this day in history jorunn Vidar, composer
1919 On this day in history ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group)
1920 On December - 07 nSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81
1920 On this day in history fiorenzo Magni, Italian cyclist
1921 On December - 07 kWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions
1921 Arne Dorumsgaard, composer on December - 07.
1923 On December - 07 ted Knight, Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort)
1924 German election (Social Democrats win/Nazis & Communists lose) on December - 07.
1925 Biltmore Theater opens at 261 W 47th St NYC on this day in history.
1925 On December - 07 hernando da Silva Ramos, Brazilian racing driver
1926 Gas refrigerator patented on December - 07.
1926 On this day in history victor Kermit Kiam II, CEO (Remington shavers)/NFL owner (Patriots)
1927 On this day in history vlastimir Pericic, composer
1928 On December - 07 noam Chomsky, linguist (founded transformational grammar)
1929 Bradman scores 124 for Woodfull's XI against Ryder's XI 166 mins on December - 07.
1930 On this day in history 13th PGA Championship: Tommy Armour at Fresh Meadows CC Flushing
1930 Richard Felciano, composer on December - 07.
1931 The last Ford Model A was produced on this day. The Ford motor works were then shut down for six months for retooling on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history bradman scores 219 NSW v South Africa, 234 mins, 15 fours
1932 On December - 07 first gyro-stabilized vessel to cross the Atlantic arrives in New York