Historical Events In August - 09
Sunday, 19 September 2021
1922 On this day in history philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)
1923 NY State Golf Assoc formed on August - 09.
1923 Gerrit Kouwenaar, Dutch literary on August - 09.
1924 On August - 09 jacob P Vis, Dutch founder (NV Royal Salt Industries), dies at 66
1925 On August - 09 only time Babe Ruth pinch-hit for, Bobby Veach flies out
1925 On August - 09 robert Heppener, composer (Hymns & Conversations, Movie Music)
1926 On August - 09 denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955)
1927 On August - 09 marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)
1928 On this day in history bob Cousy, NBA guard (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP)
1928 On August - 09 frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71
1929 Heinrich Zille, German cartoonist (Simplicissimus), dies at 71 on August - 09.
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 this day in history.
1930 Betty Boop, animation on this day in history.
1931 Mark Weinberg, South African/British fiancier/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
1932 John Gomery, Canadian jurist on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Japanese television personality and children's author
1935 George S Leotsakos, composer on this day in history.
1936 Jesse Owens wins 4th gold medal of Berlin Olympics on August - 09.
1936 Jesse Owens wins 4th gold medal at Berlin Olympics on August - 09.
1936 On August - 09 juli├ín Javier, American baseball player
1941 Winston Churchill reaches Newfoundland for 1st talk with FDR on this day in history.
1942 On August - 09 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.
1942 On this day in history hMAS Canberra sunk in battle of Savo Island
1942 200 Jews escape Mir Ghetto in Poland on this day in history.
1942 On August - 09 edith Stein, German philosopher, dies
1943 On August - 09 bertolt Brecht's "Leben des Galilei," premieres in Zurich
1944 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper "Trouw," executed at Camp Vught on August - 09.
1945 On August - 09 a second atomic bomb is dropped on Nagasaki; Soviets declare war on Japan, attacking Manchuria.
1945 Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki on this day in history.
1945 On August - 09 lt. Robert H. Gray (Royal Cdn. Naval Volunteer Reserve) wins the Victoria Cross at Onagawa BAy Honshu, Japan
1945 US drops 2nd atomic bomb "Fat Man" on Japan destroys part of Nagasaki on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night
1946 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies on this day in history.