December 1st

Hard to believe it December already. Where did the year go?

Here are some “Historical Events on 1st December”.

1891 – James Naismith creates the game of basketball

1955 – Rosa Parks (black) arrested for refusing to move to the back of bus

1957 – Sam Cooke and Buddy Holly and Crickets debut on Ed Sullivan Show

1959 – The 1st color photograph of Earth received from outer space

1971 – John & Yoko release “Happy Xmas (War is Over)” in US

1981 – The AIDS virus is officially recognized

1982 – Dentist Barney B Clark gets 1st artificial heart

1982 – Michael Jackson releases his album “Thriller”

1991 – AIDS awareness day

From HistoryOrb.com

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