Historical Events In August - 31
Tuesday, 05 July 2022
1906 On August - 31 vivienne Byerley, publicist
1907 England, Russia & France form the Triple Entente on this day in history.
1907 Britain & Russia sign treaty with Afghanistan, Persia & Tibet on this day in history.
1907 August F Hawkins, (Rep-D-CA, 1963- ) on August - 31.
1908 Lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball
1910 Emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34 on August - 31.
1911 Anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip" on August - 31.
1911 On this day in history hilde Jarecki, educationist
1912 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone on this day in history.
1913 Soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands on August - 31.
1913 On August - 31 michiel P Gorsira, 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Curacao (1951-67)
1914 24.8 cm rainfall at Bloomingdale, Michigan (state record) on August - 31.
1914 Richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea) on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history chic White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0
1916 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London on this day in history.
1916 On August - 31 daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
1918 On August - 31 boston Red Sox, win earliest AL pennent ever (season ended Sept 2)
1918 Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady) on August - 31.
1918 Joe English, Irish/Flemish signaler (WW I), dies at 36 on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history communist Labor Party of America formed in Chicago
1919 Petlyura's Ukranian Army kills 35 members of a Jewish defense group on this day in history.
1919 On August - 31 john Reed forms American Communist Labor Party in Chicago
1920 On this day in history belgium starts paying old age pensions
1920 On August - 31 james Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon)
1920 On August - 31 wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies
1923 League of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German) on this day in history.
1923 Larry White Grayson, British comedian (Generation Game) on this day in history.
1924 On August - 31 paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)
1924 Buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man) on this day in history.
1926 On this day in history georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
1928 On this day in history the birth of James Coburn, American film actor
1928 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres on this day in history.
1928 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) on August - 31.