Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Friday, 06 March 2015
1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die on this day in history.
1883 On August - 07 j Ringelnatz, writer
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on this day in history.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on this day in history.
1885 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
1885 On August - 07 antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
1886 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible) on August - 07.
1887 On this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on this day in history.
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 Edward Gill, baseball player on this day in history.
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 Ricci Riano, England on August - 07.
1900 On this day in history diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 On August - 07 taylor Caldwell, novelist
1903 The birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist on August - 07.
1903 On this day in history louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
1904 On this day in history train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
1904 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on August - 07.
1907 Ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill) on August - 07.
1909 On this day in history uS issues 1st Lincoln penny
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on August - 07.
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on August - 07.
1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on August - 07.
1914 On August - 07 ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on August - 07.
1915 On August - 07 charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli
1915 Crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula on August - 07.
1915 On August - 07 assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die