Historical Events In August - 01
Monday, 19 April 2021
1910 Mahomed Nissar, cricketer (pioneer Indian opening bowler in Tests) on this day in history.
1911 Omar N Bradley (18) begins education in West Point on this day in history.
1911 Kenneth Norman Joseph Loveless, priest folk musician on August - 01.
1911 On August - 01 konrad Duden, German linguist (Das, grosse Duden Lexicon), dies
1912 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist on this day in history.
1913 Jerome Moross, Brooklyn NY, composer (Frankie & Johnny) on August - 01.
1914 On August - 01 germany declares war on Russia in WW I
1914 Germany declares war on the Soviet Union, Italy declares itself neutral on this day in history.
1914 On August - 01 british fleet reaches Scapa Flow
1914 On this day in history jack Delano, composer
1915 On August - 01 ronald MacDonald, British major-general
1916 On this day in history hawaii National Park established
1916 Hawaii National Park forms on this day in history.
1916 Viscount Hanworth, barrister on this day in history.
1916 On August - 01 claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies
1917 On August - 01 frank Little, IWW organizer is lynched in Butte, Montana
1917 Start of Third Battle of Ypres - Australian soldiers in action at Menin Road, Glencorse Wood, Polygon Wood, Broodseinde Ridge and Passchendaele on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history frank Little, IWW organizer, lynched in Butte, MT
1917 On August - 01 benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert
1918 On August - 01 british troops enter Vladivostok
1918 Wyndraeth Morris-Jones, British political scientist on August - 01.
1919 Queen Wilhelmina opens 1st Air Fair in Amsterdam on August - 01.
1919 On this day in history stanley Middleton, novelist
1920 On August - 01 papendrecht soccer team forms
1920 On this day in history jeffrey Segal, actor (Traitors)/playwright
1920 On August - 01 bal Gangadhar Tilak, British-Indian hindu leader, dies
1921 Benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert on August - 01.
1922 Hendrikus Colijn becomes political editor-in-chief of The Standard on this day in history.
1922 On August - 01 arthur Hill, Saskatchewan Canada, actor (Owen Marshall, Glitter)
1922 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72 on August - 01.
1923 On August - 01 pres Harding dies at Palace Hotel, SF
1925 Shortwave-radio link between Kootwijk & Netherland East-Indies on August - 01.
1925 John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61 on August - 01.
1926 On August - 01 battles between Druzen & French in Damascus