Historical Events In December - 03
Tuesday, 16 August 2022
1907 Andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader on this day in history.
1908 On December - 03 edward Elgar's 1st Symphony in A, premieres
1908 On this day in history halsey Stevens, Scott NY, composer (Triskelion)
1910 Neon lights, 1st publically seen (Paris Auto Show) on this day in history.
1910 Robert Arthur Hughes, missionary/surgeon on this day in history.
1910 On December - 03 mary Baker Eddy, founder (Christian Science (Monitor)), dies
1911 On December - 03 the birth of Nino Rota, Italian composer
1911 Dana Suesse, songwriter (You Ought to be in Pictures) on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history gerrit Brinkman becomes 1st Dutch traffic officer
1913 Omer Vanaudenhoven, Flemish industrial/resistance fighter on December - 03.
1914 On this day in history neth army shoots up geïnterneerde Belgian soldiers: 8 killed
1914 Irving Fine, Boston Mass, composer (Toccata) on this day in history.
1917 On December - 03 prv. Henry James Nicholas, 1st Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Polderhoek, Belgium
1917 On this day in history after nearly 20 years of planning and construction, the Quebec Bridge opens to traffic.
1919 Charles Craig, opera singer on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history pierre A Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78
1920 Turkey & Armenia agree to peace treaty on this day in history.
1921 On December - 03 9th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 23-0
1921 On December - 03 hans G Kresse, Dutch cartoonist (Eric the Viking)
1922 On December - 03 the Toll of the Sea becomes the first successful Technicolor motion picture, screened at the Rialto Theatre in New York City.
1922 On this day in history 1st successful technicolor movie (Tall of the Sea), shown in NYC
1923 The birth of Maria Callas, American soprano on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history 1st Congressional open session broadcast via radio (Wash DC)
1923 Maria Callas, opera singer on December - 03.
1924 John Backus, inventor (FORTRAN computer language) on this day in history.
1925 Ken Funston, South African cricket batsman (18 Tests during 1950's) on December - 03.
1926 Manchester Guardian (German Reichswehr/Red Army work together) on this day in history.
1926 Hans Gunther Franz Otte, composer on this day in history.
1927 On December - 03 isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics)
1929 Boston Bruins begins then NHL record 14 game winning streak on December - 03.
1929 On December - 03 clarence Ford, sax player
1930 Air-borne chemicals combine with fog to kill 60 (Meuse Valley Belgium) on this day in history.
1930 The birth of Jean Luc Godard, French director on December - 03.
1930 Andy Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, singer (Moon River, Andy Williams Show) on December - 03.