Historical Events In December - 15
Saturday, 27 February 2021
1909 On this day in history francisco Tarrega y Eixea, composer, dies at 57
1913 Nicaragua becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty on December - 15.
1913 On December - 15 muriel Rukeyser, US, poet (1977 Shelley Memorial Award)
1914 After being closed for over four months, the NYSE got back into the swing of things on this day in 1914, albeit with a tight set of trading restrictions designed to prevent fiscal disaster on this day in history.
1914 Battle of Lodz ends; Russians retreat toward Moscow on December - 15.
1914 Ernie Toshack, cricket pace bowler (Aussie left-arm post-WWII) on December - 15.
1915 On December - 15 jose Toribio Merino Castro, admiral
1916 French defeat Germans in WW I Battle of Verdun on December - 15.
1916 Maurice Wilkins, England, physicist, worked with DNA (Nobel 1962) on this day in history.
1917 On December - 15 moldavian Republic declares independence from Russia
1918 On December - 15 american Jewish Congress holds it's 1st meeting
1918 Jeff Chandler, [Ira Grossel], Bkln, actor (Broken Arrow) on December - 15.
1919 Edna St Vincent Millay's "Aria da Capo," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1919 On December - 15 ake Seyffarth, 10K speed skater (Olympic-gold-1948)
1921 On December - 15 bobby Todd, US comic/actor (Original Sin)
1922 IVVV (association) peace congress on war forms in Hague on December - 15.
1922 On December - 15 alan Freed, Penn, DJ, accepted payola/introduced term "rock-n-roll"
1923 Freeman Dyson, English-born American physicist on this day in history.
1924 Ida Haendel, Polish violinist/author (Woman with Violin) on December - 15.
1925 On this day in history first road with a depressed trough (Texas) opened to traffic
1925 1st hockey game at Madison Sq Garden, Mont Candiens 3, NY Americans 1 on December - 15.
1925 On this day in history sam Pollock, Canadian ice hockey general manager
1926 Facist national symbol elevated in Italy on December - 15.
1927 Ed Hickman kidnaps child he later beheads on December - 15.
1928 On this day in history jimmy Nelson, Chic Ill, ventriloguist (Nestles, Farfel)
1929 Walter Mittelholzer flies as 1st about the Kilimanjaro on December - 15.
1929 Keith Andrew, cricketer (England wicket-keeper in 2 Tests 1954-63) on December - 15.
1930 The birth of Edna O'Brien, Irish novelist on December - 15.
1930 Don Bradman takes his 1st Test Cricket wicket (Ivan Barrow, WI, lbw) on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history alim-ud-Din, cricketer (Pakistani batsman in 25 Tests 1954-62)
1931 On this day in history evald Schorm, Prague Czech, director (Courage for Every Day)
1932 Edna O'Brien, Ireland, writer (Fanatic of Heart, Casualties of Peace) on this day in history.
1933 On December - 15 baseball owners agree to ban Sunday doubleheaders until after June 15
1933 On December - 15 jesse Belvin, Texarkana Arkansas, rock vocalist (Mr Easy)