Historical Events In December - 09
Friday, 16 April 2021
1932 On December - 09 jessie "Ooh Poo Pah Doo" Hill, jazz musician
1933 On this day in history 21st CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Sarnia Imperials, 4-3
1933 On December - 09 milt Campbell, Plainfield NJ, hurdler/decathlete (Olympics-gold-56)
1933 On this day in history morice Bird, cricketer (scored 280 runs in 10 Tests for England), dies
1934 The birth of Dame Judi Dench, British actress on this day in history.
1934 On December - 09 nY Giants defeat Chicago Bears 30-13 for NFL championship
1935 On December - 09 walter Liggett American newspaper editor and muckraker killed in gangland murder.
1936 AL OKs night baseball for St Louis on December - 09.
1939 On this day in history 27th Grey Cup: Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeats Ottawa Rough Riders, 8-7
1940 British troops first major offensive in North Africa during WW II on December - 09.
1940 On this day in history illegal Jewish immigrants to Haifa are deported to Mauritius
1940 British assault on Banghazi Libya on December - 09.
1940 Maletti, Italian general, dies in battle on December - 09.
1941 On December - 09 china declares war on Japan, Germany and Italy
1941 Citizen Register reports "Hostile planes reported nearing Westchester" on this day in history.
1941 The first US WW II bombing mission in the Far East, Luzon, Philippines on this day in history.
1941 1st US WW II bombing mission in Far East, Luzon, Philippines on this day in history.
1941 Leonard "Leo" Polak, Dutch philosopher, dies in Sachsenhausen at 61 on December - 09.
1944 On this day in history laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), dies at 28
1948 UN General Assembly unanimously approves Convention on Genocide on December - 09.
1948 Sir Timothy O'Brien, cricketer (Bart 5 Tests England 1884-96), dies on December - 09.
1949 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty
1951 On December - 09 voters approve merger of 3 states to form Baden-Worttemberg, W Germany
1951 Voters approve merger of 3 states to form Baden-Wurttemberg, W Germ on this day in history.
1953 General Electric announces all Communist employees will be fired on December - 09.
1954 On this day in history dmitri Sjostakovitsj appointed honored guest of Swed Royal Music Acad
1956 On December - 09 hans Barth, composer, dies at 59
1957 On December - 09 1st Japanese ambassador to Israel
1957 Carswell Adams, sportscaster (Your Sports Special), dies on this day in history.
1958 On December - 09 robert H.W. Welch Jr and 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form the anti-Communist John Birch Society
1958 On this day in history robert H W Welch Jr & 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form anti-Communist John Birch Society
1959 On December - 09 walter Compton, news anchor (DuMont Evening News), dies at 47
1960 On this day in history 1st broadcast of "Coronation Street" on British ITV
1961 On December - 09 sS Colonel Adolf Eichman found guilty of war crimes in Israel