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Historical Events For August - 07

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

1960  Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire) gains independence from France on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1960  Vaino Hannikainen, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1961  Russian Cosmonaut Gherman Titov circles Earth for a full day in Vostok 2 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1961  Cosmonaut Gherman Titov circles Earth for a full day in Vostok 2 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1962  USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1962  Morris Louis, US painter (post painterly abstraction), dies at 49 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1967  Max Branch, music/radio commentator, dies at 75 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1969  Joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1970  4 killed in courthouse shootout in San Rafael, Calif on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1970  First computer chess tournament on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1970  ... Haley, US judge, shot dead on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1971  Apollo 15 returns to Earth on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1972  Joi Lansing, actress (Bob Cummings Show), dies at 44 of cancer on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1973  Jack Gregory, cricketer (scorer of fastest ton Australia 1921), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1974  Philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  On August - 07 scientists in Pasadena, Calif, announce Viking I found strongest indications to date of possible life on Mars  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  On August - 07 uS Viking 2 goes into Martian orbit after 11-month flight from Earth  Click To Search About This In Google

1976  Cecil Weston, actor (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 86 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1978  Thousands of mourners file past the body of Pope Paul VI on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1978  On August - 07 franz Alphons Wolpert, composer, dies at 60  Click To Search About This In Google

1979  On August - 07 the first day of trading in British Columbia Resources Investment Corporation (BCRIC) shares, everyone in the province got 5 shares from the government  Click To Search About This In Google

1983  675,000 employees strike AT&T on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1983  First World Track & Field Championships on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1984  Esther Phillips, US singer (What a Difference a Day Makes), dies at 48 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1985  On August - 07 grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58  Click To Search About This In Google

1987  5 Central American presidents sign peace accord in Guatemala on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1987  Lynne Cox swims 4.3 km from US to USSR in 39o F (4o C) Bering Sea on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1987  Camille Chamoun, president of Lebanon, dies at 87 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1988  On August - 07 writers guild end their 6 months strike  Click To Search About This In Google

1989  On August - 07 mickey Leland, (Rep-D-Tx), & 15 others dies in plane crash in Ethiopia  Click To Search About This In Google

1990  On August - 07 saudi Arabia allows US troops on their soil to stop an Iraqi invasion  Click To Search About This In Google

1990  On this day in history eva Sully Block, actress (Kid Millions), dies of heart failure at 88  Click To Search About This In Google

1991  Billy James, comedian/singer (Women at Play, Lusty Business), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1992  On August - 07 john Anderson, actor, dies of heart attack at 69  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In August - 07

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1282  Princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan (d. 1316) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1533  On this day in history birth of alonso de Ercilla y Zúñiga, Basque soldier and poet (d. 1595)  Click To Search About This In Google

1560  On August - 07 birth of elizabeth Báthory, Hungarian countess and serial killer (d. 1614)  Click To Search About This In Google

1574  Robert Dudley, styled Earl of Warwick, English writer (d. 1649) was born on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1598  On August - 07 birth of georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules)  Click To Search About This In Google

1726  James Bowdoin, American Revolutionary leader and politician (d. 1790) was born on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1742  On this day in history birth of nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General  Click To Search About This In Google

1746  On August - 07 birth of daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In August - 07

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0461  On August - 07 death of majorian, Roman Emperor (assassinated) (b. 420)  Click To Search About This In Google

0479  On August - 07 death of emperor Yūryaku of Japan  Click To Search About This In Google

1033  Death of Frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1106  Henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1485  Death of Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1609  Eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.  Click To Search About This In Google

1613  Death of Thomas Fleming, English judge (b. 1544) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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