Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
1882 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on August - 07.
1885 On August - 07 billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)
1885 On August - 07 antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
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 August - 07 patent for revolving door granted
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 On this day in history 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1895 On August - 07 edward Gill, baseball player
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 Ricci Riano, England on this day in history.
1900 On August - 07 diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 On August - 07 taylor Caldwell, novelist
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 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on this day in history.
1906 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on this day in history.
1907 Ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill) on this day in history.
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on this day in history.
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 On August - 07 david Popper, composer, dies at 70
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on this day in history.
1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history 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 On this day in history assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die