Historical Events In August - 01
Tuesday, 02 June 2020
1884 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on August - 01.
1886 Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand on this day in history.
1886 On August - 01 isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
1888 Vito Frazzi, composer on August - 01.
1889 On August - 01 john F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis
1890 Cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi on this day in history.
1890 On August - 01 george II, king of Greece
1892 Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets) on August - 01.
1893 Henry Perky & William Ford patent shredded wheat on August - 01.
1895 Benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) on August - 01.
1896 George Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England) on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
1898 On August - 01 morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey)
1899 William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) on this day in history.
1900 Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26) on August - 01.
1901 On this day in history burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited
1901 On this day in history burial within SF City limits prohibited
1902 On August - 01 building begins on Dutch public housing
1902 Hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46) on this day in history.
1902 On August - 01 ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies
1903 On August - 01 first coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed
1903 On this day in history unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey
1903 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed on this day in history.
1903 Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist on August - 01.
1906 Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on August - 01.
1906 On August - 01 bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th
1906 On this day in history william Hayter, diplomat
1907 Bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco on this day in history.
1907 Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF on this day in history.
1908 Miloslav Kabelac, composer on this day in history.
1909 Army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history the first Lincoln head pennies minted
1909 On August - 01 british SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
1909 On August - 01 nigel Henderson, admiral