Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
1882 On this day in history hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
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 August - 07.
1885 On August - 07 billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)
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 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on August - 07.
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
1893 On this day in history 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 August - 07.
1899 Ricci Riano, England on this day in history.
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on August - 07.
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on August - 07.
1903 The birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist on this day in history.
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 On August - 07 ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
1906 On August - 07 gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on this day in history.
1907 On August - 07 ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on August - 07.
1911 On August - 07 r Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause)
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history british Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
1914 On this day in history ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on August - 07.
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 this day in history.
1915 On this day in history assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die