Historical Events In December - 14
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
1927 On this day in history iraq gains independence from Britain, but British troops remain
1927 Jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch internal minister (VVD) (1982-86) on December - 14.
1928 2nd Test Cricket Australia v England starts with Bradman 12th man on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history theodore Roberts, actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments), dies at 77
1929 On this day in history alexander Zaimis elected pres of Greece
1929 On this day in history ron Nelson, composer
1930 NY Giants defeat Notre Dame 22-0 in a charity game on December - 14.
1931 On this day in history 1st assembly of Anton Musserts NSB in Utrecht
1932 French govt of Herriot falls on December - 14.
1932 Abbe Lane, Bkln, aka Mrs Xavier Cugat/singer (Xavier Cugat Show) on this day in history.
1933 Josephine Baker performs in Amsterdam on December - 14.
1934 First streamlined steam locomotive introduced, Albany NY on December - 14.
1934 On December - 14 turkish women are given the right to vote.
1934 1st streamlined steam locomotive introduced (Albany NY) on December - 14.
1935 On December - 14 the birth of Lee Remick, American actress
1935 Test Cricket debut of "Chuck" Fleetwood-Smith v S Africa, Durban on this day in history.
1935 On this day in history stanley G Weinbaum, US, sci-fi writer (Martian Odyssey), dies
1937 Japanese troops conquer/plunder Nanjing on this day in history.
1938 On December - 14 aL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games
1938 On December - 14 marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76
1939 On this day in history league of Nations drops the Soviet Union
1939 Soviet Union attacks Finland-League of Nations drops Soviet Union on December - 14.
1941 On this day in history 1st NFL division playoff, Bears beat Packers 33-14
1942 Eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch trade union leader, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1943 Capt. Paul Triguet (Royal 22e Regiment) wins the Victoria Cross at Casa Berardi, Italy on December - 14.
1944 On December - 14 congress establishes rank of General of the Army (5-star general)
1944 Begin(ning) Liese-Aktion: werving of labor force for Germany on December - 14.
1945 On December - 14 elmer Rice' "Dream Girl," premieres in NYC
1945 On December - 14 constantino Gaito, composer, dies at 67
1946 On this day in history the United Nations General Assembly votes to establish UN headquarters in New York.
1946 Togo made a trusteeship territory of the UN on this day in history.
1946 On December - 14 "Three to Make Ready" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 323 perfs
1947 Cleve Browns beat NY Yankees 14-3 in AAFC championship game on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history franz Zorell, German RC lexicographer, dies at 84