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Historical Events In August - 01

Monday, 19 April 2021

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

1886  On August - 01 great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand  

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

1888  Vito Frazzi, composer on this day in history.  

1889  On August - 01 john F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis  

1890  On this day in history cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi  

1890  On August - 01 george II, king of Greece  

1892  Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets) on this day in history.  

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

1895  Benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) on August - 01.  

1896  On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)  

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

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

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 August - 01.  

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  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  Unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey on this day in history.  

1903  1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed on August - 01.  

1903  Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist on this day in history.  

1906  On August - 01 chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak  

1906  On this day in history bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th  

1906  On this day in history william Hayter, diplomat  

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

1907  On this day in history bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF  

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 this day in history.  

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

1909  Nigel Henderson, admiral on August - 01.  

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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  On this day in history birth of peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian  

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  Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) was born on August - 01.  

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  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  On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies  

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 August - 01.  

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 August - 01.  

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