Historical Events In December - 05
Tuesday, 24 November 2020
1892 On this day in history anti-semite Hermann Ahlwardt elected to Germany's Reichstag
1892 Cyril Ring, MA, actor (Body & Soul) on December - 05.
1893 1st electric car (built in Toronto) could go 15 miles between charges on December - 05.
1894 On this day in history phillip K. Wrigley (Wrigley Gum) born
1894 On this day in history georges Feydeaus' "L'hôtel du libre échange," premieres in Paris
1895 Henriette H Bosmans, Dutch cellist/pianist/composer on December - 05.
1896 Henrik Ibsen's "Kejsor og Galileer," premieres in Leipzig on this day in history.
1896 On December - 05 (Lady Huxley) Juliette Baillot, author
1899 On December - 05 sonny Boy Williamson, [Aleck Miller], blues player
1901 On this day in history the birth of Walt Disney, US cartoon and film producer
1901 On December - 05 grace Moore, US, soprano (One Night to Live)
1902 On this day in history [Steve James] Strom Thurmond, (Sen-D/R-SC)
1902 On December - 05 henry Stephen Cutler, composer, dies at 78
1903 Cecil Frank Powell, England, physicist, discovered pion (Nobel 1950) on December - 05.
1905 Henry Campbell-Bannermam (Lib) becomes PM of England on December - 05.
1905 On this day in history otto Preminger, Austria, director/producer (Laura, Exodus)
1906 On this day in history the birth of Otto Preminger, German director
1906 On December - 05 british govt-Balfour resigns
1907 Lin Piau, Chinese politician on December - 05.
1908 On December - 05 1st football uniform numerals used (University of Pittsburgh)
1910 On December - 05 abraham L Polonsky, US writer/director (Tell them Willie Boy is Here)
1911 Alfred Manessier, French painter (leaded windows) on December - 05.
1912 Maisie Fitter, editor/conservationist on this day in history.
1914 On December - 05 6th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats U of Toronto, 14-2
1915 On this day in history carl Donnell "Kansas" Fields, drummer
1916 Hans Richter, composer, dies at 73 on December - 05.
1917 On December - 05 simone Gallimard, publisher
1918 Oil refinery on Curacao opens on this day in history.
1919 On December - 05 victor Collin Matthews, businessman
1920 Pro football playoff game Akron & Buffalo 0-0 tie, title undecided on this day in history.
1921 Alvy Moore, actor (Mr Kimball-Green Acres) on December - 05.
1922 On December - 05 samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies
1923 On December - 05 tendrjakow, writer
1924 Hamilton Tiger Red Green scores 5 goals to beat Tor Maple Leafs 10-5 on December - 05.