Birthdays in History in December 1884

  • Dec 1 Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, German painter (d. 1976)
  • Dec 2 Ruth Draper, US, lecture artist [or 1989]
  • Dec 3 Rajendra Prasad, first President of India (d. 1963)
  • Dec 3 Walther Stampfli, member of the Swiss Federal Council (d. 1965)
  • Dec 6 Rose Schneiderman, American socialist, feminist, trade union leader and secretary of labor for New York State (1937-44), born in Sawin, Poland (d. 1972)
  • Dec 10 Zinaida Serebriakova, Russian-born painter (d. 1967)
  • Dec 14 Regina Ullmann, writer
  • Dec 18 Philippe van Isacker, Belgian minister
  • Dec 19 Antonin Zapotocky, Czechoslovak president (Ceskoslovensky Spisouatel)
  • Dec 20 Marius HLW "Max" Blokzijl, Dutch nazi collaborator/traitor
  • Dec 28 Joseph Pholien, Belgian premier (1950-52)/communist hunter

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 30 Hideki Tojo, Japanese Prime Minister during WW II (1941-44), born in Tokyo (d. 1948)

Prime Minister of Japan during WW II Hideki Tojo
Prime Minister of Japan during WW II
Hideki Tojo