Historical Events In December - 21
Sunday, 09 August 2020
1918 Red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000 on this day in history.
1918 Donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85) on December - 21.
1919 On December - 21 j Edgar Hoover deports anarchists/feminist Emma Goldman to Russia
1919 Gert Fredriksson, Sweden, 1K kayak (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56) on December - 21.
1920 Jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally," premieres in NYC on December - 21.
1920 Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death on this day in history.
1921 Supreme Court rules labor injunctions and picketing unconstitutional on December - 21.
1921 Supreme Court rules labor injunctions & picketing unconstitutional on December - 21.
1921 Alica Alonso, Havana, ballerina on December - 21.
1921 P B S Pinchback, major Reconstruction politician, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history paul Winchell, NYC, ventriloquist (Jerry Mahoney, Knucklehead Smith)
1923 On December - 21 nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation
1923 On December - 21 intizar Hussain, Urdu writer and columnist of Pakistan
1924 On December - 21 joe Paterno, football coach (Penn State, SI Sportsman of 1986)
1925 On December - 21 eisenstein's movie Potemkin premieres in Moscow
1926 On this day in history soccer team DOS Struggle forms
1926 John Herbert McDowell, composer on December - 21.
1927 Michael Carreras, film director on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history jack Saunders, cricketer (79 wickets-14 Tests for Aust 1902-08), dies
1928 On December - 21 ed Nelson, New Orleans La, actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider)
1928 Harry Butt, cricketer (England wicket-keeper v S Africa 1895-96), dies on this day in history.
1929 First group hospital insurance plan effected, Dallas TX on December - 21.
1929 1st group hospital insurance plan offered (Dallas Tx) on December - 21.
1929 On December - 21 jack Philip Cannon, composer
1930 Willem R "Wim" van der Zee, secretary of Council of Churches on this day in history.
1931 Caroline Kaart, [Paterson Raitt], Dutch alto singer on December - 21.
1932 SS Gateshead, sunk in a storm off Seaham Harbour, Durham after a collision with the Norwegian vessel Miranda. Most of the crew including the Captain, Matthew W. Hall lost their lives on this day in history.
1932 On December - 21 fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, 1st joint movie (Flying Down to Rio)
1932 On this day in history ilja Zeljenka, composer
1933 On this day in history dried human blood serum first prepared, University of Pennsylvania
1933 On this day in history newfoundland reverts to being a crown colony
1933 On this day in history dried human blood serum 1st prepared, Univ of Pennsylvania
1933 Knud J V Rasmussen, Danish Pole explorer (Thule), dies at 54 on December - 21.
1935 Kurt Tucholsky, Ger journalist/writer (Panter, Tiger & Co), dies at 45 on this day in history.