Historical Events For August - 07
Monday, 16 January 2017
1882 On August - 07 hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
1883 On this day in history j Ringelnatz, writer
1884 On this day in history germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
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 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 this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on this day in history.
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 on August - 07.
1895 Edward Gill, baseball player on August - 07.
1897 Franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches) on August - 07.
1899 On this day in history ricci Riano, England
1900 On this day in history diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 On August - 07 taylor Caldwell, novelist
1903 On this day in history the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On this day in history louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
1904 On August - 07 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 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on August - 07.
1907 On this day in history ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on this day in history.
1911 On August - 07 r Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause)
1912 On August - 07 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
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 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 this day in history 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.