Historical Events In August - 01
Friday, 03 July 2020
1910 On August - 01 mahomed Nissar, cricketer (pioneer Indian opening bowler in Tests)
1911 Omar N Bradley (18) begins education in West Point on August - 01.
1911 Kenneth Norman Joseph Loveless, priest folk musician on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1914 Germany declares war on Russia in WW I on this day in history.
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 August - 01 jack Delano, composer
1915 On August - 01 ronald MacDonald, British major-general
1916 On this day in history hawaii National Park established
1916 On August - 01 hawaii National Park forms
1916 On August - 01 viscount Hanworth, barrister
1916 On August - 01 claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies
1917 Frank Little, IWW organizer is lynched in Butte, Montana on this day in history.
1917 On August - 01 start of Third Battle of Ypres - Australian soldiers in action at Menin Road, Glencorse Wood, Polygon Wood, Broodseinde Ridge and Passchendaele
1917 On this day in history frank Little, IWW organizer, lynched in Butte, MT
1917 Benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert on this day in history.
1918 On August - 01 british troops enter Vladivostok
1918 On this day in history wyndraeth Morris-Jones, British political scientist
1919 On August - 01 queen Wilhelmina opens 1st Air Fair in Amsterdam
1919 Stanley Middleton, novelist on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history papendrecht soccer team forms
1920 On August - 01 jeffrey Segal, actor (Traitors)/playwright
1920 On this day in history bal Gangadhar Tilak, British-Indian hindu leader, dies
1921 On August - 01 benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert
1922 Hendrikus Colijn becomes political editor-in-chief of The Standard on August - 01.
1922 On August - 01 arthur Hill, Saskatchewan Canada, actor (Owen Marshall, Glitter)
1922 On this day in history vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72
1923 Pres Harding dies at Palace Hotel, SF on August - 01.
1925 On August - 01 shortwave-radio link between Kootwijk & Netherland East-Indies
1925 John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1926 On August - 01 battles between Druzen & French in Damascus