Historical Events In December - 03
Sunday, 09 August 2020
1864 On this day in history skirmish at Thomas' Station, Georgia
1864 Herman Heijermans Jr, Dutch writer (Kamertjeszonde, Diamond City) on December - 03.
1866 Paid fire department replaces volunteer companies on December - 03.
1866 Paid fire dept replaces volunteer companies on December - 03.
1866 On December - 03 johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, composer, dies at 65
1868 On December - 03 trial of Jefferson Davis starts; first blacks on US trial jury
1868 Trial of Jefferson Davis starts; 1st blacks on US trial jury on December - 03.
1875 On December - 03 bernhard Lichtenberg, German clergyman/antifascist
1876 On December - 03 hermann Goetz, composer, dies at 35
1878 On this day in history settlers arrive at Petach Tikvah Israel
1881 Henry M Stanley finds Leopoldville/Kinshasa on December - 03.
1883 On December - 03 48th Congress (1883-85) convenes
1883 On December - 03 the first coed higher education institution in the U.S., Oberlin College, begins classes in Ohio.
1883 On December - 03 albert "Tibby" Cotter, cricketer (great Aussie quick of early century)
1885 On December - 03 marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old)
1888 On December - 03 ion Nonna Otescu, composer
1889 Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82 on December - 03.
1890 Bill Midwinter, cricketer (8 Tests for Australia, 4 for England), dies on this day in history.
1892 William Bonaparte, grandson of Lucien, dies on this day in history.
1893 Ndebeles destroy Rhodesia on December - 03.
1893 On this day in history allan Wilson, British/Rhodesian major, dies in battle
1894 On December - 03 hM Jozef Schadde, Flem architect (Antwerp Stock exchange), dies at 76
1895 Anna Freud, Austrian/English psychoanalytist/daughter of Sigmund F on December - 03.
1896 Boleslaw Szabelski, composer on this day in history.
1897 Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak) on December - 03.
1898 On this day in history lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer
1900 On December - 03 lester Matthews, Nottingham England, (Sir Dennis-Adv of Fu Manchu)
1901 On December - 03 theodore Roosevelt, in a speech to the house of representatives, kicks off his effort to curb the power of business trusts.
1901 On this day in history milwaukee is dropped from the AL & replaced by St Louis Browns
1902 On December - 03 willem Arnold de Vries Robbe, composer
1903 On December - 03 panglima Polim surrenders to Capt Colijn at Atjeh
1904 Juan E Yrausquin, founder (Party of Patriot Arubans)/minister on this day in history.
1905 Leslie Ames, cricketer (England wicket-keeper of 30's Outstanding bat) on December - 03.
1907 On this day in history george Cohans musical "Talk of the Town," premieres in NYC