Historical Events In August - 13
Thursday, 22 April 2021
1899 Alfred Hitchcock, London, director (Psycho, Birds, Rear Window) on August - 13.
1901 Ian Whyte, composer on August - 13.
1902 On August - 13 england beat Australia by one wicket at The Oval Famous victory
1902 Bartoes, [Albertus J Wijstma], cabaret performer/comic on August - 13.
1903 On this day in history wilton Graff, St Louis MO, actor (Bloodlust, Just Before Dawn)
1904 On August - 13 charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings)
1905 On August - 13 japanese seize Canadian ship Antiope out of Victoria as a carrier of contraband; during Russo-Japanese War.
1906 On this day in history black soldiers raid Brownsville Texas
1907 On this day in history first taxicab (NYC)
1907 On this day in history 1st taxicab (NYC)
1907 Alfred Alwin Felix Krupp, Essen Germany, arms manufacturer on August - 13.
1908 Cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team on this day in history.
1908 Gene Raymond, NYC, actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater) on August - 13.
1908 On August - 13 ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
1909 On August - 13 john Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D)
1910 On August - 13 dodgers & Pirates play to 8-8 tie, both have 38 at bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, 2 errors, 5 strikeouts, 3 walks, 1 pass ball & 1 hit by pitch
1910 Florence Nightingale, English nurse, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1912 On August - 13 ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
1912 On this day in history jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
1913 Canadian Army troops called out at Nanaimo British Columbia to stop rioting on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history otto Witte, an acrobat, is purportedly crowned King of Albania.
1913 Anatoly Vasilyevich Bogatiryov, composer on August - 13.
1913 On this day in history f August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies
1914 Establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas on August - 13.
1914 On August - 13 -14] German army occupies forts at Luik
1914 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) on August - 13.
1916 On this day in history fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
1917 Phillies steal 5 bases in an inning against Braves on this day in history.
1918 Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) established as a public company in Germany on this day in history.
1918 On this day in history denis Smallwood, British air chief marshal
1919 Australia's first demonstration of wireless telephony given by Ernest Fisk to illustrate a lecture in Sydney on August - 13.
1919 Man o'War's only defeat (Upset wins at Saratoga) on August - 13.
1919 British troops fire on Amritsar India demonstrators; killing 350 on this day in history.
1919 On August - 13 rex Humbard, televanglist