Advertisements
Home | Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Independence Day (Montenegro)
  • National Waiter/Waitress Day (United States of America)
  • Naval Glories Day (Battle of Iquique) (Chile)
  • Sheep Festival (Cameroon)
  • World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (International)
  • View All »
 

Days In August

 

Popular Searches

 

Poll

  • Does life exist beyond Earth?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events In August - 01

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

1685  On August - 01 pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1686  Benedetto Marcello, Italian author/composer (Lettera Famigliare) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1690  Battle at Staffarda: French army beats Victor Amadeus van Savoye on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1711  Surrounded Czar Peter the Great flees Azov on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1714  On August - 01 monarch Georg Ludwig becomes king George I of England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1714  Richard Wilson, Welsh landscape painter on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1714  Anne Stuart, queen of England (1702-14), dies at about 49 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1716  On August - 01 1st sculling race (London Bridge to Chelsea)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1732  On August - 01 foundation laid for Bank of England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1743  On August - 01 richard Savage, English poet/playwright, dies at about 46  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

1744  Jean-Baptiste-Pierre-Antoine Monnet de Lamarck, French zoologist on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1753  On August - 01 charles, 3rd earl Stanhope, England, radical politician/scientist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1755  Giuseppe Antonio Capuzzi, composer on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1759  On August - 01 battle at Minden, Westfalen: Ferdinand van Brunswick beats France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1766  On August - 01 ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1770  On August - 01 william Clark, Charlottsville VA, 2nd lt of Lewis & Clark Expedition  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1774  Joseph Priestley isolates oxygen for the first time on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1774  Priestly discovers oxygen on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  Formal signing of the Declaration of Independence on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1779  Francis Scott Key, composer (Star-Spangled Banner) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1780  Sweden declares neutrality on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1781  On this day in history english army under general Cornwallis occupies Yorktown, Virginia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1785  On this day in history caroline Herschel becomes first woman discoverer of a comet  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1785  On this day in history caroline Herschel becomes 1st woman discoverer of a comet  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  On August - 01 louis C Luzac, judge/Dutch Internal minister  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1787  Alfonsus M de' Liguori, Italian theologist/bishop/saint, dies at 90 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1789  US Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1790  First US census (population of 3,939,214) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1790  On this day in history 1st US census (population of 3,939,214; 697,624 are slaves)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1793  On August - 01 the metric unit of mass, the kilogram, is introduced in France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1793  On August - 01 france becomes 1st country to use the metric system  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  On this day in history whiskey Rebellion begins  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1798  On this day in history british under Adm Horatio Nelson beat French at Battle of Nile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1798  On this day in history the English navy, under Nelson, defeats the French at the Battle of the Nile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In August - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1313  Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364) was born on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1322  Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1377  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  On August - 01 birth of jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1520  On this day in history birth of sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1545  On August - 01 birth of andrew Melville, Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  Edward Kelley, English spirit medium (d. 1597) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  On this day in history birth of luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In August - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0527  Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1137  Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1190  On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1227  On August - 01 death of shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1402  Death of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1457  On August - 01 laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  Death of Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1541  On this day in history death of simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does life exist beyond Earth?
Yes
No
Don't Know