Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Sunday, 21 December 2014
1882 On August - 07 hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
1883 On August - 07 j Ringelnatz, writer
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on August - 07.
1885 On August - 07 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar
1885 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on August - 07.
1885 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 on August - 07.
1886 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible) on August - 07.
1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on this day in history.
1888 On August - 07 patent for revolving door granted
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 Edward Gill, baseball player on August - 07.
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 Ricci Riano, England on this day in history.
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on August - 07.
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on August - 07.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On August - 07 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 August - 07 ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
1906 On August - 07 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 On August - 07 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 August - 07.
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on this day in history.
1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on August - 07.
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 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.