Historical Events Happened In August - 07
Friday, 01 July 2016
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 August - 07 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 August - 07.
1886 On August - 07 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 On August - 07 jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 Patent for revolving door granted on this day in history.
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 on August - 07.
1895 On this day in history 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 On August - 07 diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on August - 07.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On this day in history 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 this day in history gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 On this day in history walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland
1907 Ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill) on this day in history.
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on this day in history.
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on August - 07.
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on August - 07.
1913 On August - 07 david Popper, composer, dies at 70
1914 On August - 07 british Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond) on August - 07.
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 this day in history crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula
1915 On this day in history assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die