Historical Events In December - 07
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
1909 Leo Baekeland, Yonkers, patents 1st thermosetting plastic (Bakelite) on this day in history.
1909 On December - 07 jacob Kainen, artist/curator
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 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 this day in history.
1915 The birth of Eli Wallach, American actor on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history 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 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 December - 07.
1917 On December - 07 leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91
1918 On December - 07 jorunn Vidar, composer
1919 Ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group) on this day in history.
1920 NSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81 on December - 07.
1920 Fiorenzo Magni, Italian cyclist on this day in history.
1921 KWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions on December - 07.
1921 On this day in history arne Dorumsgaard, composer
1923 Ted Knight, Terryville Ct, (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort) on this day in history.
1924 German election (Social Democrats win/Nazis & Communists lose) on December - 07.
1925 Biltmore Theater opens at 261 W 47th St NYC on December - 07.
1925 On December - 07 hernando da Silva Ramos, Brazilian racing driver
1926 On this day in history gas refrigerator patented
1926 On December - 07 victor Kermit Kiam II, CEO (Remington shavers)/NFL owner (Patriots)
1927 On this day in history vlastimir Pericic, composer
1928 On this day in history noam Chomsky, linguist (founded transformational grammar)
1929 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1930 Richard Felciano, composer on December - 07.
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 Bradman scores 219 NSW v South Africa, 234 mins, 15 fours on this day in history.
1932 First gyro-stabilized vessel to cross the Atlantic arrives in New York on December - 07.