On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • AA Milne's "Mr Pim Passes By" premieres in Manchester
  • Lady Nancy Astor sworn-in as 1st female member of British Parliament

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Cox Chambers, US ambassador to Belgium (1977-81), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Ike Isaacs, Burnese-born jazz guitarist, born in born in Rangoon, Burma (d. 1996)