Historical Events In December - 13
Friday, 21 January 2022
1906 On December - 13 german chancellor Bernhard von Bulow disbands the Parliament
1906 On December - 13 ingemar Liljefors, composer
1907 George Gunn scores 119 on Test debut v Australia SCG on December - 13.
1908 On this day in history victor Babin, composer
1909 Innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter, dies at 53 [OS 11/30] on December - 13.
1910 Lillian Roth, [Rutstein], singer/actress (Animal Crackers) on December - 13.
1911 On this day in history kenneth Patchen, US, poet/novelist (Cloth of the Tempest)
1911 On December - 13 reg Duff, cricketer (23 Tests for Australia 1902-05, 1317 runs), dies
1912 On December - 13 max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
1913 On December - 13 mona Lisa stolen in Aug 1911 returned to Louvre
1913 On December - 13 archie Moore, light-heavyweight boxing champ (1952-60)
1914 Alan L Bullock, British historian on December - 13.
1915 Balthazar Johannes Vorster, Prime Minister of South Africa (1966-77) on this day in history.
1916 On December - 13 avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian and Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
1916 On December - 13 avalanche kills 10,000 Austrian & Italian troops in 24 hrs in Tyrol
1917 On this day in history dave Street, LA Calif, actor/singer (Broadway Open House)
1918 On December - 13 uS army of occupation crosses the Rhine, enters Germany
1918 On this day in history wilson, becomes first to make a foreign visit as president (France)
1918 US army of occupation crosses Rhine, enters Germany on December - 13.
1919 Ross and Smith land in Australia from a flight from London on December - 13.
1919 On December - 13 ross & Smith land in Australia from a flight from London
1919 Amintore Galli, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history f Pease's interferometer measures first stellar diameter (Betelgeuse)
1920 F Pease's interferometer measures 1st stellar diameter (Betelgeuse) on December - 13.
1920 Don Taylor, Freeport Pa, actor (Father's Little Dividend) on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history frederick Martin, cricketer (14 wkts in 2 Tests for Eng 1890-92), dies
1922 Charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps on this day in history.
1923 On December - 13 fred van der Spek, Dutch 2nd chamber member (PSP)
1924 On December - 13 kOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions
1924 Larry Doby, 1st black in baseball's AL (Cleve Indians) on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history samuel Gompers, organizer (American Federation of Labor), dies at 74
1925 The birth of Dick Van Dyke, American actor and comedian, of stage and screen on December - 13.
1925 On December - 13 dick Van Dyke, West Plains Mo, actor (Rob Petrie-Dick Van Dyke Show)
1926 On this day in history carl Erskine, baseball player (Bkln Dodgers)