Historical Events In August - 07
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die on August - 07.
1883 J Ringelnatz, writer on this day in history.
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on this day in history.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on August - 07.
1885 On this day in history billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)
1885 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 on this day in history.
1886 On August - 07 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 On August - 07 jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
1888 On August - 07 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
1893 On this day in history alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
1895 On August - 07 edward Gill, baseball player
1897 On August - 07 franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 On August - 07 ricci Riano, England
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on this day in history.
1900 Taylor Caldwell, novelist on this day in history.
1903 On August - 07 the birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist
1903 On this day in history louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
1904 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 on August - 07.
1904 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950) on August - 07.
1906 On this day in history gerhard Frommel, composer
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on August - 07.
1907 On August - 07 ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 On August - 07 uS issues 1st Lincoln penny
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on this day in history.
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70 on August - 07.
1914 On this day in history british Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
1914 On this day in history ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on August - 07.
1915 On this day in history charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli
1915 Crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula on August - 07.
1915 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die on this day in history.