Historical Events In December - 21
Saturday, 08 May 2021
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 J Edgar Hoover deports anarchists/feminist Emma Goldman to Russia on this day in history.
1919 On December - 21 gert Fredriksson, Sweden, 1K kayak (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)
1920 Jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1920 Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death on this day in history.
1921 Supreme Court rules labor injunctions and picketing unconstitutional on December - 21.
1921 On this day in history supreme Court rules labor injunctions & picketing unconstitutional
1921 On December - 21 alica Alonso, Havana, ballerina
1921 P B S Pinchback, major Reconstruction politician, dies at 84 on December - 21.
1922 Paul Winchell, NYC, ventriloquist (Jerry Mahoney, Knucklehead Smith) on December - 21.
1923 On this day in history nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation
1923 On December - 21 intizar Hussain, Urdu writer and columnist of Pakistan
1924 Joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986) on December - 21.
1925 Eisenstein's movie Potemkin premieres in Moscow on December - 21.
1926 On this day in history soccer team DOS Struggle forms
1926 On this day in history john Herbert McDowell, composer
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 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 December - 21 1st group hospital insurance plan offered (Dallas Tx)
1929 On December - 21 jack Philip Cannon, composer
1930 Willem R "Wim" van der Zee, secretary of Council of Churches on December - 21.
1931 Caroline Kaart, [Paterson Raitt], Dutch alto singer on this day in history.
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 Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, 1st joint movie (Flying Down to Rio) on December - 21.
1932 Ilja Zeljenka, composer on this day in history.
1933 Dried human blood serum first prepared, University of Pennsylvania on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history newfoundland reverts to being a crown colony
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 December - 21.
1935 On this day in history kurt Tucholsky, Ger journalist/writer (Panter, Tiger & Co), dies at 45