Historical Events In December - 14
Friday, 30 September 2022
1927 Iraq gains independence from Britain, but British troops remain on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch internal minister (VVD) (1982-86)
1928 On this day in history 2nd Test Cricket Australia v England starts with Bradman 12th man
1928 On December - 14 theodore Roberts, actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments), dies at 77
1929 On December - 14 alexander Zaimis elected pres of Greece
1929 On December - 14 ron Nelson, composer
1930 On December - 14 nY Giants defeat Notre Dame 22-0 in a charity game
1931 On this day in history 1st assembly of Anton Musserts NSB in Utrecht
1932 On December - 14 french govt of Herriot falls
1932 Abbe Lane, Bkln, aka Mrs Xavier Cugat/singer (Xavier Cugat Show) on December - 14.
1933 On December - 14 josephine Baker performs in Amsterdam
1934 First streamlined steam locomotive introduced, Albany NY on December - 14.
1934 On December - 14 turkish women are given the right to vote.
1934 On December - 14 1st streamlined steam locomotive introduced (Albany NY)
1935 The birth of Lee Remick, American actress on this day in history.
1935 Test Cricket debut of "Chuck" Fleetwood-Smith v S Africa, Durban on December - 14.
1935 On December - 14 stanley G Weinbaum, US, sci-fi writer (Martian Odyssey), dies
1937 Japanese troops conquer/plunder Nanjing on this day in history.
1938 AL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games on this day in history.
1938 Marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1939 League of Nations drops the Soviet Union on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history soviet Union attacks Finland-League of Nations drops Soviet Union
1941 On December - 14 1st NFL division playoff, Bears beat Packers 33-14
1942 Eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch trade union leader, dies at 61 on December - 14.
1943 Capt. Paul Triguet (Royal 22e Regiment) wins the Victoria Cross at Casa Berardi, Italy on this day in history.
1944 Congress establishes rank of General of the Army (5-star general) on December - 14.
1944 On December - 14 begin(ning) Liese-Aktion: werving of labor force for Germany
1945 On this day in history elmer Rice' "Dream Girl," premieres in NYC
1945 Constantino Gaito, composer, dies at 67 on December - 14.
1946 On December - 14 the United Nations General Assembly votes to establish UN headquarters in New York.
1946 On this day in history togo made a trusteeship territory of the UN
1946 "Three to Make Ready" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 323 perfs on December - 14.
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