Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Saturday, 30 July 2016
1882 On this day in history hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
1883 J Ringelnatz, writer on August - 07.
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on this day in history.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on August - 07.
1885 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on August - 07.
1885 On this day in history antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
1886 On August - 07 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 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 On August - 07 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 On August - 07 alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 Edward Gill, baseball player on August - 07.
1897 On this day in history franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 On August - 07 ricci Riano, England
1900 On this day in history diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on August - 07.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal) on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96
1904 On August - 07 ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
1906 On August - 07 gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 On this day in history walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland
1907 On this day in history ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on August - 07.
1911 On this day in history r Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause)
1912 On this day in history progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70 on August - 07.
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 On August - 07 b B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies
1915 On August - 07 charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli
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 On August - 07 assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die