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Historical Events In August - 01

Tuesday, 19 January 2021

1884  Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on this day in history.  

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

1886  Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) on August - 01.  

1888  Vito Frazzi, composer on August - 01.  

1889  John F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis on August - 01.  

1890  Cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi on this day in history.  

1890  On August - 01 george II, king of Greece  

1892  Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets) on August - 01.  

1893  On August - 01 henry Perky & William Ford patent shredded wheat  

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

1896  On this day in history george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)  

1896  George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) on this day in history.  

1898  Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) on this day in history.  

1899  William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) on August - 01.  

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

1901  On August - 01 burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited  

1901  Burial within SF City limits prohibited on August - 01.  

1902  On this day in history building begins on Dutch public housing  

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 August - 01 first coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed  

1903  On August - 01 unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey  

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

1903  On this day in history paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist  

1906  Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on August - 01.  

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

1906  William Hayter, diplomat on August - 01.  

1907  Bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco on August - 01.  

1907  Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF on August - 01.  

1908  On this day in history miloslav Kabelac, composer  

1909  Army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers on August - 01.  

1909  The first Lincoln head pennies minted on August - 01.  

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

1909  On this day in history nigel Henderson, admiral  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1313  Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364) was born on this day in history.  

1322  On August - 01 birth of peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian  

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

1495  Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect was born on this day in history.  

1520  Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) was born on this day in history.  

1545  On August - 01 birth of andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622)  

1555  Edward Kelley, English spirit medium (d. 1597) was born on this day in history.  

1579  Luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644) was born on this day in history.  

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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 August - 01.  

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  Death of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341) on this day in history.  

1457  Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on this day in history.  

1464  On August - 01 death of cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386)  

1541  Death of Simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493) on this day in history.  

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