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Historical Events In August - 01

Friday, 03 July 2020

1884  On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies  

1886  Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand on this day in history.  

1886  Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) on this day in history.  

1888  On this day in history vito Frazzi, composer  

1889  John F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis on this day in history.  

1890  On August - 01 cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi  

1890  On August - 01 george II, king of Greece  

1892  On August - 01 constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets)  

1893  Henry Perky & William Ford patent shredded wheat on August - 01.  

1895  On this day in history benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University)  

1896  George Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England) on August - 01.  

1896  On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)  

1898  On August - 01 morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey)  

1899  William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) on this day in history.  

1900  Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) on this day in history.  

1901  Burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited on this day in history.  

1901  On August - 01 burial within SF City limits prohibited  

1902  Building begins on Dutch public housing on this day in history.  

1902  Hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46) on this day in history.  

1902  On August - 01 ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies  

1903  On this day in history first coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed  

1903  On August - 01 unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey  

1903  1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed on this day in history.  

1903  On August - 01 paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist  

1906  Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on this day in history.  

1906  Bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th on August - 01.  

1906  William Hayter, diplomat on this day in history.  

1907  Bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco on this day in history.  

1907  Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF on this day in history.  

1908  On this day in history miloslav Kabelac, composer  

1909  On this day in history army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers  

1909  The first Lincoln head pennies minted on this day in history.  

1909  On this day in history british SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed  

1909  On August - 01 nigel Henderson, admiral  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1313  On this day in history birth of emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364)  

1322  Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian was born on August - 01.  

1377  Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433) was born on August - 01.  

1495  On this day in history birth of jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect  

1520  On August - 01 birth of sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)  

1545  On this day in history birth of andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622)  

1555  Edward Kelley, English spirit medium (d. 1597) was born on August - 01.  

1579  On this day in history birth of luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644)  

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Famous Deaths In August - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0527  Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on this day in history.  

1137  Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on this day in history.  

1190  Floris III, Count of Holland, dies on August - 01.  

1227  On August - 01 death of shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)  

1402  On August - 01 death of edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341)  

1457  Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.  

1464  Death of Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386) on August - 01.  

1541  Death of Simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493) on August - 01.  

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