Historical Events In December - 19
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
1891 On December - 19 edward Bernard Andre Maria Raczynski, Poland, pres-in-exile (1979-86)
1894 Cricket day 5 1T Aus v Eng Eng 437 all out, Aus need 177 are 2-113 on December - 19.
1894 On this day in history ford C Frick, baseball commissioner (1951-65)
1895 Ingeborg Refling-Hagen, Norwegian author/poet (Loke Saar Havre) on this day in history.
1896 John Seldon Whale, theologian on this day in history.
1897 On December - 19 louis Darquier de Pellepoix, France, anti-Semite/nazi collaborator
1901 Oliver [Hazard Perry] La Farge, NYC, anthropologist/novelist on December - 19.
1902 The birth of Sir Ralph Richardson, English actor on December - 19.
1902 Leonard Hirsch, British violinist/orchestra leader (RAF Symph Orch) on this day in history.
1903 Williamsburg suspension bridge opens between Brooklyn and Manhattan on this day in history.
1903 Williamsburg suspension bridge opens between Brooklyn & Manhattan on December - 19.
1903 On this day in history cyril Dean Darlington, England, biologist (hereditary mechanisms)
1904 On December - 19 the Dawson City (Yukon) hockey team starts walking towards Seattle to catch a train to Ottawa to play in the Stanley Cup on Jan 13 1905
1904 Dawson City hockey team begins 9 day walk to get a boat to Seattle to catch a train to Ottawa to play in Stanley Cup on Jan 13 1905 on December - 19.
1905 On this day in history charles Robert Owen Medley, dancer/choreographer
1906 On December - 19 leonid Brezhnev Russian leader of the Communist Party was born
1906 The birth of Leonid Brezhnev, Former President and General secretary of the Soviet Union on this day in history.
1906 H Allen Smith, Ill, humorist/author (Low Man on Totem Pole) on December - 19.
1907 239 workers died in a coal mine explosion in Jacobs Creek PA on December - 19.
1907 Explosion at Jacobs Creek PA, coal mine kills 239 on December - 19.
1907 On December - 19 239 workers died in a coal mine explosion in Jacobs Creek, Pennsylvania
1910 Rayon first commercially produced, Marcus Hook PA on December - 19.
1910 1st city ordinace requiring white & black residential areas (Balt) on this day in history.
1910 Jean Genet, Paris France, criminal/novelist/dramatist (The Blacks) on December - 19.
1913 On December - 19 jack Johnson fights Jim Johnson to a draw in 10 for hw boxing title
1913 On December - 19 william C De Vries, surgeon/inventor (artificial heart)
1914 On December - 19 johann F Ritter von Schulte, German catholic lawyer, dies at 87
1915 The birth of Edith Piaf, French singer on December - 19.
1915 On December - 19 edith Piaf, [E Giovanna Gassion], Paris, chanteuse (Little Sparrow)
1915 Alvis Alzheimer, German neurologist (Alzheimer Disease), dies at 51 on December - 19.
1916 On December - 19 suriname Bauxite Company forms in Paramaribo
1916 Adriaan van der Veen, Dutch writer (Sister at Sea) on December - 19.
1917 On December - 19 1st NHL game played on artificial ice (Toronto)
1917 On December - 19 graham Sharp, ice skater