Historical Events In August - 31
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1906 On August - 31 vivienne Byerley, publicist
1907 On this day in history england, Russia & France form the Triple Entente
1907 Britain & Russia sign treaty with Afghanistan, Persia & Tibet on August - 31.
1907 On August - 31 august F Hawkins, (Rep-D-CA, 1963- )
1908 Lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian on August - 31.
1909 On this day in history a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball
1910 Emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip"
1911 On this day in history hilde Jarecki, educationist
1912 On this day in history ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone
1913 On August - 31 soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands
1913 On this day in history 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 August - 31 chic White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0
1916 On this day in history oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London
1916 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS) on this day in history.
1918 On August - 31 boston Red Sox, win earliest AL pennent ever (season ended Sept 2)
1918 On this day in history alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady)
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 August - 31 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 Belgium starts paying old age pensions on August - 31.
1920 James Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon) on August - 31.
1920 On August - 31 wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies
1923 On August - 31 league of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German)
1923 On August - 31 larry White Grayson, British comedian (Generation Game)
1924 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2) on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man)
1926 Georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup) on August - 31.
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 On this day in history james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)