Historical Events In August - 03
Sunday, 03 July 2022
1905 On August - 03 maggie Kuhn, activist/co-founder (Gray Panthers)
1906 On this day in history wash Natl's pitcher Tom Hughes hits HR to win his own game 1-0 in 10th
1906 On August - 03 leonard Huizinga, Dutch journalist/writer (Adriaan & Olivier)
1907 Royal decree in Portugal makes Sunday a day of rest on this day in history.
1907 On August - 03 adrienne Ames, Fort Worth TX, actress (Death Kiss, Panama Patrol)
1907 On August - 03 august Saint-Gaudens, Irish/US sculptor (Mrs Henry Adams), dies at 59
1908 Dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history nicolas Kinet, Belgian pilot, dies
1911 Karel G Bakker, Dutch actor (Lady Windermere's Fan) on this day in history.
1912 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) on this day in history.
1913 Wheatland Hop Riot on August - 03.
1914 Australian government offers to place the vessels of the Royal Australian Navy under control of the British Admiralty and to raise a force of 20,000 troops in event of war on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history first ship passing through the new Panama Canal
1914 Germany declares war on France in what would later be called World War I on August - 03.
1914 1st seaworthy ship through Panama Canal on this day in history.
1914 Rick Slabbinck, Flemish painter on this day in history.
1915 Sal Santen, Dutch writer on August - 03.
1916 Australian Light Horse in battle of Romani, Egypt on August - 03.
1916 Roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), executed 51 on August - 03.
1917 Jordan Whitfield, PA, actor (Swamp Fox) on August - 03.
1918 On August - 03 james MacGregor Burns, political writer (The Lion & the Fox)
1918 Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (Het Volk), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1920 The birth of PD James, British Author on August - 03.
1920 Maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible) on this day in history.
1921 First aerial cropdusting in Troy Ohio to kill caterpillars on August - 03.
1921 1st aerial cropdusting (Troy Ohio to kill caterpillars) on August - 03.
1921 Alec Wyton, composer on August - 03.
1922 On this day in history robert Sumner, American evangelist and author
1923 On this day in history calvin Coolidge is sworn in as the 30th president of the United States, following the death of Warren G. Harding.
1923 Baseball games cancelled following the death of President Harding on August - 03.
1923 On this day in history anne Klein, fashion designer (Anne Klein II)
1924 Cyclist Piet Moeskops regains world sprint championist on this day in history.
1924 On August - 03 leon Uris, Baltimore, novelist (Exodus, QB VII, Battle Cry)
1924 Joseph Conrad, Polish/British writer (Heart of Darkness), dies at 66 on this day in history.