Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Saturday, 01 November 2014
1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die on August - 07.
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 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 this day in history.
1887 On this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
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 this day in history 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 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal) on this day in history.
1904 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 on this day in history.
1904 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on August - 07.
1906 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 On this day in history walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland
1907 On August - 07 ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
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 On August - 07 david Popper, composer, dies at 70
1914 On August - 07 british Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on August - 07.
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on this day in history.
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