Historical Events In December - 01
Saturday, 23 January 2021
1942 Gasoline rationed in US on this day in history.
1943 On this day in history fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
1944 Béla Bartòk'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 December - 01.
1945 Harvey Bartlett Gaul, composer, dies at 64 on December - 01.
1946 Australia compile 645 v India at the Gabba (Bradman 187) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1947 On December - 01 bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba
1947 Aleister Edward S Crowley, British occultist, dies at 72 on December - 01.
1948 Arabic Congress names Abdullah of Trans Jordan, King of Palestine on this day in history.
1949 WBNG TV channel 12 in Binghamton, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting on December - 01.
1950 On December - 01 ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55
1951 Golden Gate Bridge closes due to high winds on December - 01.
1951 17th Heisman Trophy Award: Dick Kazmaier, Princeton (HB) on December - 01.
1951 On December - 01 felix Petyrek, composer, dies at 59
1952 The New York Daily News reports the first successful sexual reassignment operation on December - 01.
1952 On December - 01 victor E Orlando, Italian premier (1917-19), dies at 92
1953 Red Sox trade M McDermott & Tom Umphlett for Wash's Jackie Jensen on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1958 On December - 01 central African Rep made autonomous member of Fr Comm (Nat'l Day)
1958 Our Lady of Angels School burns, killing 92 students and 3 nuns (Chic) on this day in history.
1959 On December - 01 12 nations sign a treaty for scientific peaceful use of Antarctica
1959 On December - 01 the First color photograph of Earth from outer space
1959 Twelve countries sign a treaty to protect Antarctica, as a preserve for scientific research on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history carol Alt supermodel was born this day
1960 Ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1962 Grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27) on December - 01.
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 this day in history.