Historical Events In December - 07
Friday, 14 May 2021
1909 Leo Baekeland, Yonkers, patents 1st thermosetting plastic (Bakelite) on this day in history.
1909 Jacob Kainen, artist/curator on December - 07.
1910 On December - 07 edmundo Ros, English orchestra leader
1911 On December - 07 leslie J Stuarts musical "Betsy," premieres in NYC
1912 Bust of Queen Nefertete found in El-Amarna, Egypt on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history daniel Jones, composer
1912 George Darwin, theorized Moon was pulled out of Pacific Ocean, dies on December - 07.
1914 Winston Place, cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948) on December - 07.
1915 On this day in history the birth of Eli Wallach, American actor
1915 Brackett Hamilton Leigh, [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star) on December - 07.
1916 David Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM on this day in history.
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 December - 07 leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91
1918 Jorunn Vidar, composer on this day in history.
1919 On December - 07 ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group)
1920 NSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81 on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history fiorenzo Magni, Italian cyclist
1921 KWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history arne Dorumsgaard, composer
1923 On this day in history ted Knight, Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort)
1924 On December - 07 german election (Social Democrats win/Nazis & Communists lose)
1925 On this day in history biltmore Theater opens at 261 W 47th St NYC
1925 Hernando da Silva Ramos, Brazilian racing driver on December - 07.
1926 On December - 07 gas refrigerator patented
1926 Victor Kermit Kiam II, CEO (Remington shavers)/NFL owner (Patriots) on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history vlastimir Pericic, composer
1928 Noam Chomsky, linguist (founded transformational grammar) on December - 07.
1929 On December - 07 bradman scores 124 for Woodfull's XI against Ryder's XI 166 mins
1930 13th PGA Championship: Tommy Armour at Fresh Meadows CC Flushing on December - 07.
1930 On this day in history richard Felciano, composer
1931 On December - 07 the last Ford Model A was produced on this day. The Ford motor works were then shut down for six months for retooling.
1931 On December - 07 bradman scores 219 NSW v South Africa, 234 mins, 15 fours
1932 First gyro-stabilized vessel to cross the Atlantic arrives in New York on December - 07.