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Historical Events In August - 01

Friday, 21 January 2022

1884  Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on August - 01.  

1886  On this day in history great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand  

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

1888  Vito Frazzi, composer on this day in history.  

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

1890  On August - 01 cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi  

1890  George II, king of Greece on this day in history.  

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

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

1895  Benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) on this day in history.  

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

1896  George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) on August - 01.  

1898  Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) on August - 01.  

1899  On August - 01 william Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71)  

1900  On this day in history otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)  

1901  On this day in history burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited  

1901  On this day in history burial within SF City limits prohibited  

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

1902  On August - 01 hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46)  

1902  Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies on this day in history.  

1903  On August - 01 first coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed  

1903  Unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey on August - 01.  

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

1903  Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist on August - 01.  

1906  On this day in history chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak  

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  On August - 01 bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco  

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

1908  On August - 01 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  British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed on this day in history.  

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 August - 01.  

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 this day in history.  

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

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.  

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 August - 01.  

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

1227  On this day in history death of shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)  

1402  On this day in history death of edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341)  

1457  On August - 01 laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50  

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

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

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