Historical Events In December - 07
Thursday, 25 February 2021
1909 On December - 07 leo Baekeland, Yonkers, patents 1st thermosetting plastic (Bakelite)
1909 On this day in history jacob Kainen, artist/curator
1910 On December - 07 edmundo Ros, English orchestra leader
1911 Leslie J Stuarts musical "Betsy," premieres in NYC on December - 07.
1912 Bust of Queen Nefertete found in El-Amarna, Egypt on this day in history.
1912 On December - 07 daniel Jones, composer
1912 On this day in history george Darwin, theorized Moon was pulled out of Pacific Ocean, dies
1914 Winston Place, cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948) on December - 07.
1915 The birth of Eli Wallach, American actor on December - 07.
1915 On this day in history brackett Hamilton Leigh, [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star)
1916 On this day in history david Lloyd George replaces resigning H.H. Asquith as British PM
1916 British govt of David Lloyd George forms on December - 07.
1917 US becomes 13th country to declare war on Austria during World War I on this day in history.
1917 On December - 07 leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91
1918 On December - 07 jorunn Vidar, composer
1919 On this day in history ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group)
1920 On this day in history nSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81
1920 On this day in history fiorenzo Magni, Italian cyclist
1921 On this day in history kWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions
1921 Arne Dorumsgaard, composer on this day in history.
1923 Ted Knight, Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort) on December - 07.
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 Hernando da Silva Ramos, Brazilian racing driver on this day in history.
1926 On this day in history gas refrigerator patented
1926 Victor Kermit Kiam II, CEO (Remington shavers)/NFL owner (Patriots) on this day in history.
1927 Vlastimir Pericic, composer on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history noam Chomsky, linguist (founded transformational grammar)
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 December - 07 richard Felciano, composer
1931 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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.