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Historical Events In August - 01

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

1848  On this day in history františek Kmoch, Czech composer and conductor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1852  On August - 01 sF Methodists establish first black church, Zion Methodist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1852  On this day in history sF Methodists establish 1st black church, Zion Methodist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1855  Castle Clinton in NYC opens as 1st US receiving station for immigrants on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  Charles Turner, engraver, dies on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  The first street mailboxes-Boston, Mass on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  Hans Rott, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  European and North American Railway opens from Saint John, NB to Shediac. The line became part of the Intercolonial Railway on July 1, 1867 on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  Brazil recognizes Confederacy on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  Sam Jones, cricketer (Australian batsman of 1880's) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1862  Montague Rhodes James, scholar/author/editor on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On August - 01 battle of Little Rock, Arkansas & start of Chattanooga campaign  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Gaston Doumergue, premier/pres of France (1913..34) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  2nd Saratoga Racetrack (NY) opens on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  Battle of Petersburg, VA on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  Blacks vote for first time in a state election in South (Tennessee) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  Blacks vote for 1st time in a state election in South (Tenn) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  William Orlamond, Denmark, actor (Flesh & Devil, Wind) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  First raft voyage down Colorado River on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  1st voyage down Colorado River on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  Oskar Fried, composer on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  San Francisco - first cable car begins service on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  On August - 01 the first trial run of SF cable car, Clay Street between Kearny & Jones  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  SF's 1st cable car begins service on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  On August - 01 colorado becomes 38th state  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  On this day in history wild Bill Hickok shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  SF Public Library opens with 5,000 volumes on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  On this day in history charlotte Hughes, 1990 (oldest person in Great Britain)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  US Quarantine Station authorized for Angel Island, SF Bay on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  On August - 01 emilie Rose Macaulay, English writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  Vaclav Klicka, composer on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  On August - 01 henry Clarence Kendall, Australian poet, dies of tuberculosis at 43  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  On this day in history a papyrus offered to Brit Museum for £10,000 (forgery)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1313  Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364) was born on this day in history.  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  Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1495  On this day in history birth of jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1520  Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) was born on August - 01.  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 August - 01.  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

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Famous Deaths In August - 01

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0527  On this day in history justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1137  Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1190  On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1227  Death of Shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1402  On this day in history death of edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1457  On this day in history laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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