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Historical Events In December - 07

Tuesday, 07 July 2020

1932  On December - 07 the birth of Ellen Burstyn, American actress  

1932  On this day in history 1st gyro-stabilized vessel to cross Atlantic arrives in NY  

1932  Ellen Burstyn, Detroit, actress (Exorcist, Alice Doesn't Live Here) on this day in history.  

1934  Wiley Post discovers the jet stream on this day in history.  

1934  On this day in history wiley Post discovers jet stream  

1935  On December - 07 cFL Grey Cup: Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat Ham Tigers, 18-12 at Hamilton  

1935  Jean-Claude Casadesus, composer on December - 07.  

1937  Dutch Minister Romme proclaims married women are forbidden to work on this day in history.  

1938  Philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC on December - 07.  

1938  On this day in history harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies  

1939  On this day in history lou Gehrig, 36, is elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame  

1940  28th CFL Grey Cup (Game 2): Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Ottawa, 12-5 on December - 07.  

1941  HMCS Windflower (Corvette) lost in a collision on this day in history.  

1941  Japanese attack Pearl Harbor (a date that will live in infamy) first Japanese submarine sunk by a US ship (USS Ward) on this day in history.  

1941  On this day in history pearl Harbour attacked without a declaration of war by Japanese aircraft, sinking much of the US fleet  

1941  Australian bombers land on Timor/Ambon on this day in history.  

1941  On this day in history cecil Forsyth, composer, dies at 71  

1943  On this day in history cairo: president Roosevelt travels back to the US  

1943  On this day in history john Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22  

1944  Convention on International Civil Aviation drawn up in Chicago on December - 07.  

1945  Microwave oven patented on this day in history.  

1946  Fire at Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta kills 119 on December - 07.  

1946  On this day in history fire at Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta, kills 119  

1948  Godfrey Turner, composer, dies at 35 on this day in history.  

1949  15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) on December - 07.  

1952  On December - 07 kKTV TV channel 11 in Colorado Spgs-Pueblo, CO (CBS) 1st broadcast  

1953  On this day in history israel's PM Ben-Gureon retires  

1953  Israel's PM Ben-Gurion retires on December - 07.  

1954  On this day in history japanese government of Joshida, resigns  

1955  On this day in history clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party  

1956  On December - 07 helen O'Connell joins the Today Show panel  

1956  Helen O'Connell joins Today Show panel on this day in history.  

1957  On this day in history tony Kubek of the Yanks selected as AL Rookie of the Year  

1958  On December - 07 romulo Betancourt elected pres of Venezuela  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 07

Famous People Born On This Day In History

0521  Saint Columba, Irish Christian missionary to Scotland (d. 597) was born on this day in history.  

0903  On this day in history birth of abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi, Persian astronomer (d. 986)  

1302  Azzone Visconti lord of Milan (d. 1339) was born on this day in history.  

1542  On this day in history birth of mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587)  

1545  Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, consort of Mary I of Scotland (d. 1567) was born on December - 07.  

1557  Girolamo Trombeti, composer was born on December - 07.  

1561  Kikkawa Hiroie, Japanese politician (d. 1625) was born on this day in history.  

1598  On December - 07 birth of giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy)  

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Famous Deaths In December - 07

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0043  Death of Cicero, Roman politician and author (b. 106 BC) on this day in history.  

0283  Death of Pope Eutychian on December - 07.  

0983  Otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28 on this day in history.  

1254  On December - 07 innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies  

1279  On this day in history death of king Boleslaus V of Poland (b. 1226)  

1295  On December - 07 death of gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Hertford, English politician (b. 1243)  

1383  On this day in history wenceslaus, duke of Brabant, dies  

1498  Death of Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist on December - 07.  

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