Historical Events In December - 21
Thursday, 04 March 2021
1918 Red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000 on this day in history.
1918 Donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85) on this day in history.
1919 On December - 21 j Edgar Hoover deports anarchists/feminist Emma Goldman to Russia
1919 Gert Fredriksson, Sweden, 1K kayak (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56) on this day in history.
1920 Jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally," premieres in NYC on December - 21.
1920 Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death on December - 21.
1921 Supreme Court rules labor injunctions and picketing unconstitutional on December - 21.
1921 On December - 21 supreme Court rules labor injunctions & picketing unconstitutional
1921 Alica Alonso, Havana, ballerina on December - 21.
1921 On this day in history p B S Pinchback, major Reconstruction politician, dies at 84
1922 On December - 21 paul Winchell, NYC, ventriloquist (Jerry Mahoney, Knucklehead Smith)
1923 On December - 21 nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation
1923 On December - 21 intizar Hussain, Urdu writer and columnist of Pakistan
1924 On this day in history joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986)
1925 On this day in history eisenstein's movie Potemkin premieres in Moscow
1926 On December - 21 soccer team DOS Struggle forms
1926 John Herbert McDowell, composer on this day in history.
1927 Michael Carreras, film director on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history jack Saunders, cricketer (79 wickets-14 Tests for Aust 1902-08), dies
1928 On this day in history ed Nelson, New Orleans La, actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider)
1928 On this day in history harry Butt, cricketer (England wicket-keeper v S Africa 1895-96), dies
1929 On December - 21 first group hospital insurance plan effected, Dallas TX
1929 1st group hospital insurance plan offered (Dallas Tx) on December - 21.
1929 Jack Philip Cannon, composer on this day in history.
1930 On December - 21 willem R "Wim" van der Zee, secretary of Council of Churches
1931 Caroline Kaart, [Paterson Raitt], Dutch alto singer on December - 21.
1932 On December - 21 sS Gateshead, sunk in a storm off Seaham Harbour, Durham after a collision with the Norwegian vessel Miranda. Most of the crew including the Captain, Matthew W. Hall lost their lives.
1932 Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, 1st joint movie (Flying Down to Rio) on this day in history.
1932 Ilja Zeljenka, composer on this day in history.
1933 On December - 21 dried human blood serum first prepared, University of Pennsylvania
1933 Newfoundland reverts to being a crown colony on December - 21.
1933 On December - 21 dried human blood serum 1st prepared, Univ of Pennsylvania
1933 On this day in history knud J V Rasmussen, Danish Pole explorer (Thule), dies at 54
1935 Kurt Tucholsky, Ger journalist/writer (Panter, Tiger & Co), dies at 45 on this day in history.