Historical Events In August - 09
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
1922 On August - 09 philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)
1923 On this day in history nY State Golf Assoc formed
1923 On this day in history gerrit Kouwenaar, Dutch literary
1924 Jacob P Vis, Dutch founder (NV Royal Salt Industries), dies at 66 on August - 09.
1925 Only time Babe Ruth pinch-hit for, Bobby Veach flies out on this day in history.
1925 Robert Heppener, composer (Hymns & Conversations, Movie Music) on this day in history.
1926 Denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955) on August - 09.
1927 Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT) on this day in history.
1928 Bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP) on August - 09.
1928 On August - 09 frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71
1929 On this day in history heinrich Zille, German cartoonist (Simplicissimus), dies at 71
1930 Betty Boop debutes in Max Fleischer's animated cartoon Dizzy Dishes on August - 09.
1930 113░F (45░C) at Perryville, Tennessee (state record) on August - 09.
1930 On August - 09 betty Boop, animation
1931 Mark Weinberg, South African/British fiancier/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
1932 John Gomery, Canadian jurist on August - 09.
1933 On August - 09 tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Japanese television personality and children's author
1935 On August - 09 george S Leotsakos, composer
1936 On August - 09 jesse Owens wins 4th gold medal of Berlin Olympics
1936 On this day in history jesse Owens wins 4th gold medal at Berlin Olympics
1936 Juli├ín Javier, American baseball player on this day in history.
1941 Winston Churchill reaches Newfoundland for 1st talk with FDR on August - 09.
1942 HMAS CANBERRA (RAN) sunk in the South West Pacific, SE of Savo Island off northern Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands - by torpedoes and 8in gunfire of Japanese cruiser force on this day in history.
1942 On August - 09 hMAS Canberra sunk in battle of Savo Island
1942 On this day in history 200 Jews escape Mir Ghetto in Poland
1942 Edith Stein, German philosopher, dies on August - 09.
1943 On August - 09 bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei," premieres in Zurich
1944 On August - 09 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper "Trouw," executed at Camp Vught
1945 A second atomic bomb is dropped on Nagasaki; Soviets declare war on Japan, attacking Manchuria on August - 09.
1945 Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki on August - 09.
1945 Lt. Robert H. Gray (Royal Cdn. Naval Volunteer Reserve) wins the Victoria Cross at Onagawa BAy Honshu, Japan on August - 09.
1945 On August - 09 uS drops 2nd atomic bomb "Fat Man" on Japan destroys part of Nagasaki
1946 On this day in history 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night
1946 On August - 09 a E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies