Historical Events In August - 31
Sunday, 28 February 2021
1906 On August - 31 vivienne Byerley, publicist
1907 England, Russia & France form the Triple Entente on August - 31.
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 On this day in history lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian
1909 A J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball on this day in history.
1910 Emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
1911 Anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip" on August - 31.
1911 On August - 31 hilde Jarecki, educationist
1912 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone on this day in history.
1913 On August - 31 soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands
1913 Michiel P Gorsira, 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Curacao (1951-67) on this day in history.
1914 On August - 31 24.8 cm rainfall at Bloomingdale, Michigan (state record)
1914 On this day in history richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea)
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 August - 31.
1916 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS) on August - 31.
1918 Boston Red Sox, win earliest AL pennent ever (season ended Sept 2) on this day in history.
1918 Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady) on August - 31.
1918 On this day in history joe English, Irish/Flemish signaler (WW I), dies at 36
1919 On this day in history communist Labor Party of America formed in Chicago
1919 On this day in history petlyura's Ukranian Army kills 35 members of a Jewish defense group
1919 John Reed forms American Communist Labor Party in Chicago on August - 31.
1920 On August - 31 belgium starts paying old age pensions
1920 On August - 31 james Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon)
1920 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history league of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German)
1923 On this day in history larry White Grayson, British comedian (Generation Game)
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 August - 31.
1926 On August - 31 georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
1928 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on August - 31.
1928 On August - 31 brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres
1928 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) on August - 31.