Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Saturday, 13 February 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 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
1885 On August - 07 antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
1886 On this day in history louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on August - 07.
1888 On August - 07 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 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 Edward Gill, baseball player on this day in history.
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 On this day in history ricci Riano, England
1900 On August - 07 diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 On this day in history taylor Caldwell, novelist
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 August - 07.
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 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 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on August - 07.
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 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 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.