Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Tuesday, 23 September 2014
1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die on this day in history.
1883 On August - 07 j Ringelnatz, writer
1884 On this day in history germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on August - 07.
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 this day in history.
1886 On August - 07 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on August - 07.
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on this day in history.
1893 On August - 07 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 On this day in history diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on this day in history.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
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 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on August - 07.
1907 On August - 07 ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 On August - 07 uS issues 1st Lincoln penny
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
1913 On this day in history david Popper, composer, dies at 70
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on August - 07.
1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on this day in history.
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 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 On August - 07 assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die