Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Saturday, 22 October 2016
1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history j Ringelnatz, writer
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on August - 07.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)
1885 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 on this day in history.
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 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on this day in history.
1893 On August - 07 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 On this day in history edward Gill, baseball player
1897 Franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches) on this day in history.
1899 On this day in history ricci Riano, England
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on August - 07.
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on August - 07.
1903 The birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist on August - 07.
1903 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal) on August - 07.
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 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 August - 07 uS issues 1st Lincoln penny
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on August - 07.
1912 On August - 07 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
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 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on August - 07.
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on August - 07.
1915 Charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli on August - 07.
1915 Crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula on this day in history.
1915 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die on this day in history.