Historical Events In December - 07
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
1909 On December - 07 leo Baekeland, Yonkers, patents 1st thermosetting plastic (Bakelite)
1909 Jacob Kainen, artist/curator on December - 07.
1910 Edmundo Ros, English orchestra leader on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history 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 December - 07 george Darwin, theorized Moon was pulled out of Pacific Ocean, dies
1914 On this day in history winston Place, cricketer (England opener in West Indies 1948)
1915 On December - 07 the birth of Eli Wallach, American actor
1915 Brackett Hamilton Leigh, [Douglass], US, sci-fi author (Ginger Star) on December - 07.
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 this day in history.
1917 On December - 07 uS becomes 13th country to declare war on Austria during World War I
1917 Leon Minkus, composer, dies at 91 on December - 07.
1918 On this day in history jorunn Vidar, composer
1919 Ellen Stewart, actress/founder (La Mama Theatre Group) on December - 07.
1920 On December - 07 nSW make 802 against South Australia, then Mailey takes 8-81
1920 Fiorenzo Magni, Italian cyclist on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history kWG-AM in Stockton CA begins radio transmissions
1921 On December - 07 arne Dorumsgaard, composer
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 this day in history.
1925 On December - 07 biltmore Theater opens at 261 W 47th St NYC
1925 On December - 07 hernando da Silva Ramos, Brazilian racing driver
1926 Gas refrigerator patented on December - 07.
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 On December - 07 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 December - 07.
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 this day in history.