Historical Events In December - 21
Friday, 03 July 2020
1918 On this day in history red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000
1918 On December - 21 donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85)
1919 On this day in history j Edgar Hoover deports anarchists/feminist Emma Goldman to Russia
1919 Gert Fredriksson, Sweden, 1K kayak (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56) on December - 21.
1920 On December - 21 jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally," premieres in NYC
1920 Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history supreme Court rules labor injunctions and picketing unconstitutional
1921 Supreme Court rules labor injunctions & picketing unconstitutional on this day in history.
1921 On December - 21 alica Alonso, Havana, ballerina
1921 P B S Pinchback, major Reconstruction politician, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history paul Winchell, NYC, ventriloquist (Jerry Mahoney, Knucklehead Smith)
1923 Nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation on this day in history.
1923 Intizar Hussain, Urdu writer and columnist of Pakistan on December - 21.
1924 On December - 21 joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986)
1925 On December - 21 eisenstein's movie Potemkin premieres in Moscow
1926 Soccer team DOS Struggle forms on December - 21.
1926 John Herbert McDowell, composer on this day in history.
1927 Michael Carreras, film director on this day in history.
1927 Jack Saunders, cricketer (79 wickets-14 Tests for Aust 1902-08), dies on December - 21.
1928 On December - 21 ed Nelson, New Orleans La, actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider)
1928 Harry Butt, cricketer (England wicket-keeper v S Africa 1895-96), dies on this day in history.
1929 First group hospital insurance plan effected, Dallas TX on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history 1st group hospital insurance plan offered (Dallas Tx)
1929 Jack Philip Cannon, composer on December - 21.
1930 Willem R "Wim" van der Zee, secretary of Council of Churches on December - 21.
1931 On December - 21 caroline Kaart, [Paterson Raitt], Dutch alto singer
1932 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 on December - 21.
1932 On December - 21 fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, 1st joint movie (Flying Down to Rio)
1932 On December - 21 ilja Zeljenka, composer
1933 On December - 21 dried human blood serum first prepared, University of Pennsylvania
1933 Newfoundland reverts to being a crown colony on this day in history.
1933 Dried human blood serum 1st prepared, Univ of Pennsylvania on this day in history.
1933 Knud J V Rasmussen, Danish Pole explorer (Thule), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1935 Kurt Tucholsky, Ger journalist/writer (Panter, Tiger & Co), dies at 45 on December - 21.