Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Thursday, 02 July 2015
1882 On August - 07 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 this day in history antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
1886 On August - 07 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on August - 07.
1888 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on August - 07.
1893 On this day in history 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1895 Edward Gill, baseball player on August - 07.
1897 Franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches) on this day in history.
1899 On August - 07 ricci Riano, England
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on August - 07.
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on this day in history.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On August - 07 louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
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 this day in history.
1906 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 On August - 07 walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland
1907 Ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill) on August - 07.
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on August - 07.
1911 On this day in history r Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause)
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 this day in history.
1914 On August - 07 ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 On this day in history b B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies
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 August - 07.
1915 On August - 07 assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die