Historical Events In December - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1942 On this day in history gasoline rationed in US
1943 On this day in history fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
1944 BĂ©la BartĂ˛k's Concerto for orchestra, premieres on December - 01.
1945 On December - 01 bette Midler actress was born this day
1945 The birth of Bette Midler, American actress and singer on December - 01.
1945 CFL Grey Cup: Toronto beats Winnipeg, 35-0 at Toronto on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history harvey Bartlett Gaul, composer, dies at 64
1946 Australia compile 645 v India at the Gabba (Bradman 187) on December - 01.
1947 Marine Helicopter Experimental Squadron, HMX-1, was established at MCAS Quantico,its mission was to develop techniques and tactics for the various uses of helicopters in amphibious operations on December - 01.
1947 Bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba on this day in history.
1947 Aleister Edward S Crowley, British occultist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1948 On December - 01 arabic Congress names Abdullah of Trans Jordan, King of Palestine
1949 On December - 01 wBNG TV channel 12 in Binghamton, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting
1950 On this day in history ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55
1951 Golden Gate Bridge closes due to high winds on this day in history.
1951 On December - 01 17th Heisman Trophy Award: Dick Kazmaier, Princeton (HB)
1951 On December - 01 felix Petyrek, composer, dies at 59
1952 On this day in history the New York Daily News reports the first successful sexual reassignment operation.
1952 Victor E Orlando, Italian premier (1917-19), dies at 92 on this day in history.
1953 Red Sox trade M McDermott & Tom Umphlett for Wash's Jackie Jensen on December - 01.
1954 On December - 01 nationalist China & US sign dike agreement
1955 Rosa Parks (black) arrested for refusing to move to back of the bus on December - 01.
1955 On this day in history rosa Parks, a black seamstress during segragation, refuses to give her bus seat to a white man, an event that sparked the Montgomery (Alabama) bus boycott, one of the critical events in the U.S. civil rights fight.
1955 The first remote-control railroad passenger car went into service on this day on December - 01.
1958 On this day in history central African Rep made autonomous member of Fr Comm (Nat'l Day)
1958 On this day in history our Lady of Angels School burns, killing 92 students and 3 nuns (Chic)
1959 On December - 01 12 nations sign a treaty for scientific peaceful use of Antarctica
1959 The First color photograph of Earth from outer space on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history twelve countries sign a treaty to protect Antarctica, as a preserve for scientific research
1960 On December - 01 carol Alt supermodel was born this day
1960 Ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27)
1963 On December - 01 nagaland becomes a state of the Indian union
1963 Wendell Scott took first place in the Grand National race in Jacksonville, Florida, becoming the first black driver ever to win a NASCAR event on December - 01.