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Historical Events In December - 07

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

1932  The birth of Ellen Burstyn, American actress on this day in history.  

1932  1st gyro-stabilized vessel to cross Atlantic arrives in NY on December - 07.  

1932  On this day in history ellen Burstyn, Detroit, actress (Exorcist, Alice Doesn't Live Here)  

1934  Wiley Post discovers the jet stream on December - 07.  

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

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

1935  On December - 07 jean-Claude Casadesus, composer  

1937  Dutch Minister Romme proclaims married women are forbidden to work on December - 07.  

1938  Philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC on this day in history.  

1938  Harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1941  HMCS Windflower (Corvette) lost in a collision on December - 07.  

1941  Japanese attack Pearl Harbor (a date that will live in infamy) first Japanese submarine sunk by a US ship (USS Ward) on December - 07.  

1941  Pearl Harbour attacked without a declaration of war by Japanese aircraft, sinking much of the US fleet on December - 07.  

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

1941  Cecil Forsyth, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

1943  Cairo: president Roosevelt travels back to the US on December - 07.  

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

1944  On this day in history convention on International Civil Aviation drawn up in Chicago  

1945  On December - 07 microwave oven patented  

1946  Fire at Winecoff Hotel in Atlanta kills 119 on this day in history.  

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

1948  On December - 07 godfrey Turner, composer, dies at 35  

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 December - 07 israel's PM Ben-Gureon retires  

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

1954  Japanese government of Joshida, resigns on December - 07.  

1955  Clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party on December - 07.  

1956  On this day in history helen O'Connell joins the Today Show panel  

1956  Helen O'Connell joins Today Show panel on December - 07.  

1957  Tony Kubek of the Yanks selected as AL Rookie of the Year on December - 07.  

1958  Romulo Betancourt elected pres of Venezuela on December - 07.  

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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  Abd Al-Rahman Al Sufi, Persian astronomer (d. 986) was born on this day in history.  

1302  On December - 07 birth of azzone Visconti lord of Milan (d. 1339)  

1542  Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587) was born on December - 07.  

1545  Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, consort of Mary I of Scotland (d. 1567) was born on this day in history.  

1557  On December - 07 birth of girolamo Trombeti, composer  

1561  On this day in history birth of kikkawa Hiroie, Japanese politician (d. 1625)  

1598  Giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy) was born on December - 07.  

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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 December - 07.  

0283  On December - 07 death of pope Eutychian  

0983  Otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28 on December - 07.  

1254  Innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies on this day in history.  

1279  Death of King Boleslaus V of Poland (b. 1226) on December - 07.  

1295  Death of Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Hertford, English politician (b. 1243) on this day in history.  

1383  On December - 07 wenceslaus, duke of Brabant, dies  

1498  Death of Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist on this day in history.  

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