Historical Events In August - 04
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
1930 On this day in history child labor laws estralished in Belgium
1930 On August - 04 david M G Curry, South African Labour Party parliament leader
1930 On August - 04 siegfried Wagner, German opera composer, dies at 61
1931 On August - 04 narendra Tamhane, dependable Indian cricket wicketkeeper (1950's)
1931 On this day in history daniel H Williams, doctor (pioneer in surgery), dies
1933 Nathan Eugene Brooks, Cleve Oh, flyweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1952) on this day in history.
1934 On this day in history nY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4
1934 Dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees) on this day in history.
1936 On this day in history ioannis Metaxas names himself dictator of Greece
1936 On this day in history elsberry Hobbs, rocker (Drifters)
1936 Henry Schoenfeld, composer, dies at 78 on August - 04.
1937 On August - 04 david Vickerman Bedford, composer
1938 On August - 04 ellen Schrecker, American college professor
1938 On this day in history l H Perquin, Dutch radio announcer, dies at 73
1939 On this day in history frankie Ford, [Frank Guzzo], Gretna La, rock vocalist (Sea Cruise)
1940 Karel Vachek, director (Moravska Hellas, Elective Affinities) on this day in history.
1940 On August - 04 vladimir Jabotinsky, founder of Revisionist Zionism, dies
1941 On August - 04 dodger Mickey Owens is 1st to catch 3 foul flies in an inning (3rd)
1942 1st train with Jews departs Mechelen Belgium to Auschwitz on August - 04.
1942 Alberto Franchetti, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1943 On this day in history british premier Churchill travels on the Queen Mary to Canada
1944 On this day in history anne Frank, 15, (Diary of Anne Frank) is arrested by Nazis
1944 On August - 04 anne Frank arrested in Amsterdam by German Security Police (Grüne Polizei) following a tip-off from an informer who was never identified
1945 Golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
1947 On this day in history birthdate of the Medical Service Corps
1947 On this day in history the Supreme Court of Japan is established.
1948 5 day southern filibuster succeeds in maintaining poll tax on this day in history.
1948 5 day Southern States filibuster succeeds in maintaining America's poll tax on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history nBL & NBAA merge into National Basketball Association
1953 Black families move into Trumbull Park housing project in Chicago on this day in history.
1954 Boscombe Down 1st flight of supersonic P-1 Lightning on this day in history.
1955 On August - 04 eisenhower authorizes $46 million for construction of CIA headquarters
1956 First motorcycle driven over 200 mph on August - 04.