Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Thursday, 23 October 2014
1882 On August - 07 hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
1883 J Ringelnatz, writer on this day in history.
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on August - 07.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on August - 07.
1885 On August - 07 billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)
1885 On August - 07 antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
1886 On this day in history louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 On August - 07 jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on August - 07.
1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on August - 07.
1893 On this day in history 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 On August - 07 edward Gill, baseball player
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 On August - 07 ricci Riano, England
1900 On August - 07 diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 On this day in history taylor Caldwell, novelist
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On this day in history louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
1904 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
1906 On this day in history gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 On August - 07 walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland
1907 Ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill) on this day in history.
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on this day in history.
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on this day in history.
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70 on August - 07.
1914 On August - 07 british Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
1914 On August - 07 ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 On August - 07 b B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies
1915 Charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli on August - 07.
1915 On August - 07 crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula
1915 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die on this day in history.