Historical Events In August - 04
Friday, 04 December 2020
1930 Child labor laws estralished in Belgium on August - 04.
1930 David M G Curry, South African Labour Party parliament leader on August - 04.
1930 Siegfried Wagner, German opera composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1931 Narendra Tamhane, dependable Indian cricket wicketkeeper (1950's) on this day in history.
1931 Daniel H Williams, doctor (pioneer in surgery), dies on August - 04.
1933 Nathan Eugene Brooks, Cleve Oh, flyweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1952) on August - 04.
1934 NY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4 on August - 04.
1934 On August - 04 dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
1936 Ioannis Metaxas names himself dictator of Greece on August - 04.
1936 On this day in history elsberry Hobbs, rocker (Drifters)
1936 On this day in history henry Schoenfeld, composer, dies at 78
1937 On this day in history 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 August - 04 frankie Ford, [Frank Guzzo], Gretna La, rock vocalist (Sea Cruise)
1940 Karel Vachek, director (Moravska Hellas, Elective Affinities) on August - 04.
1940 Vladimir Jabotinsky, founder of Revisionist Zionism, dies on August - 04.
1941 On this day in history 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 On this day in history alberto Franchetti, composer, dies at 81
1943 On August - 04 british premier Churchill travels on the Queen Mary to Canada
1944 Anne Frank, 15, (Diary of Anne Frank) is arrested by Nazis on August - 04.
1944 Anne Frank arrested in Amsterdam by German Security Police (Grüne Polizei) following a tip-off from an informer who was never identified on this day in history.
1945 Golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season on August - 04.
1946 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history birthdate of the Medical Service Corps
1947 The Supreme Court of Japan is established on August - 04.
1948 On August - 04 5 day southern filibuster succeeds in maintaining poll tax
1948 5 day Southern States filibuster succeeds in maintaining America's poll tax on this day in history.
1949 NBL & NBAA merge into National Basketball Association on this day in history.
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 Eisenhower authorizes $46 million for construction of CIA headquarters on this day in history.
1956 First motorcycle driven over 200 mph on August - 04.