Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Saturday, 28 May 2016
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 On this day in history 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar
1885 On this day in history 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 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible) on this day in history.
1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on August - 07.
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on August - 07.
1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on August - 07.
1893 On this day in history 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
1893 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 On August - 07 edward Gill, baseball player
1897 Franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches) on August - 07.
1899 On this day in history ricci Riano, England
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history taylor Caldwell, novelist
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal) on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history uS issues 1st Lincoln penny
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 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 Charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli on this day in history.
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 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die on this day in history.