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