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Historical Events In December - 14

Thursday, 22 April 2021

1927  Iraq gains independence from Britain, but British troops remain on December - 14.  

1927  On this day in history jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch internal minister (VVD) (1982-86)  

1928  2nd Test Cricket Australia v England starts with Bradman 12th man on December - 14.  

1928  Theodore Roberts, actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments), dies at 77 on this day in history.  

1929  On December - 14 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 this day in history.  

1932  On this day in history abbe Lane, Bkln, aka Mrs Xavier Cugat/singer (Xavier Cugat Show)  

1933  Josephine Baker performs in Amsterdam on December - 14.  

1934  On this day in history first streamlined steam locomotive introduced, Albany NY  

1934  On December - 14 turkish women are given the right to vote.  

1934  On this day in history 1st streamlined steam locomotive introduced (Albany NY)  

1935  On December - 14 the birth of Lee Remick, American actress  

1935  On December - 14 test Cricket debut of "Chuck" Fleetwood-Smith v S Africa, Durban  

1935  Stanley G Weinbaum, US, sci-fi writer (Martian Odyssey), dies on this day in history.  

1937  Japanese troops conquer/plunder Nanjing on December - 14.  

1938  AL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games on this day in history.  

1938  On December - 14 marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76  

1939  On December - 14 league of Nations drops the Soviet Union  

1939  On December - 14 soviet Union attacks Finland-League of Nations drops Soviet Union  

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  On this day in history capt. Paul Triguet (Royal 22e Regiment) wins the Victoria Cross at Casa Berardi, Italy  

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  Elmer Rice' "Dream Girl," premieres in NYC on December - 14.  

1945  Constantino Gaito, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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 December - 14.  

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  Franz Zorell, German RC lexicographer, dies at 84 on December - 14.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 14

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1009  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Suzaku of Japan (d. 1045)  

1363  On December - 14 birth of john Van [Jean C] Gerson, French theologist  

1503  On December - 14 birth of nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist/prophet  

1546  On December - 14 birth of tycho Brahe, Knudstrup Denmark, astronomer (Golden nose)  

1553  Henri IV the Bourbon, king of Navarra (Henri III)/France was born on this day in history.  

1625  Barthélemy d'Herbelot de Molainville, French orientalist (d. 1695) was born on December - 14.  

1631  Anne Conway, Viscountess Conway, English philosopher (d. 1679) was born on December - 14.  

1640  (baptism date) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 14

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0872  On December - 14 adrian II, Italian Pope (867-72)/last married pope, dies at about 80  

1077  On December - 14 agnes of Poitou, German empress/wife of emperor Henry III, dies  

1136  On this day in history death of harald IV, "Gylle Krist", king of Norway, murdered  

1417  On December - 14 death of john Oldcastle, Lord Cobham, English nobleman, hanged & burned  

1460  Death of Guarino da Verona (b. 1370) on December - 14.  

1476  Death of Vlad III the Impaler (b. 1431) on December - 14.  

1510  On this day in history death of friedrich of Saxony (b. 1473)  

1542  James, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30 on this day in history.  

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