Historical Events In August - 13
Monday, 08 August 2022
1860 On August - 13 annie Oakley, Drake Ohio, frontierswoman (Buffalo Bill's Wild West)
1860 On August - 13 danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies
1864 On August - 13 battle of Deep Bottom VA (Strawberry Plains) & Fussell's Mill VA
1865 Ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1867 Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter/writer (Legenden Der Zeit) on this day in history.
1868 In Peru and Bolivia a 8.5 earthquake killed 25,000 caused extreme damage and a tsunami on August - 13.
1868 Quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador) on August - 13.
1868 Earthquakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador) on August - 13.
1870 On this day in history armed tug Palos becomes first U.S. Navy ship to transit Suez Canal
1871 On this day in history karl Liebknecht, German revolutionary marxist (Sparta Party)
1876 On August - 13 reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified
1878 On August - 13 leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer
1879 On this day in history john N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Mai-Dun)
1881 On this day in history henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congolese monarch
1881 On August - 13 jacqueline [Pierrette] R van Stuwe, [Eline v S], Dutch author
1885 BHP incorporated in Australia as a business on this day in history.
1886 On August - 13 john A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia..
1886 On this day in history jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
1886 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 on August - 13.
1888 On this day in history john Logie Baird, Scotland, inventor (father of TV)
1889 William Gray patents coin-operated telephone on August - 13.
1890 On August - 13 [Lavinia] Marian Fleming Poe, black US advocate in Virginia
1892 On August - 13 baltimore Afro-American forms
1892 US black newspaper "Afro-American" begins publishing from Baltimore on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history ferdinand Sassen, Dutch philosopher/director
1895 Bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], US comic/actor (Lion-Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
1895 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor
1896 On August - 13 john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
1897 On August - 13 antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
1898 On August - 13 uS forces under George Dewey captures Manila during Spanish-Amer war
1898 Jean Borota, France, tennis champ (35 Wimbledons between 1922-64) on August - 13.
1899 On August - 13 alfred Hitchcock born in London
1899 The birth of Alfred Hitchcock, English born film director on this day in history.