Historical Events In August - 01
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
1884 On August - 01 heinrich Laube, writer, dies
1886 Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
1888 On this day in history vito Frazzi, composer
1889 On August - 01 john F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis
1890 On this day in history cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi
1890 George II, king of Greece on this day in history.
1892 On August - 01 constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets)
1893 On August - 01 henry Perky & William Ford patent shredded wheat
1895 Benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) on this day in history.
1896 George Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England) on this day in history.
1896 On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
1898 On this day in history morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey)
1899 William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) on this day in history.
1900 On August - 01 otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)
1901 On this day in history burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited
1901 Burial within SF City limits prohibited on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history building begins on Dutch public housing
1902 Hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46) on this day in history.
1902 Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies on August - 01.
1903 First coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey
1903 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed on August - 01.
1903 On August - 01 paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist
1906 Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on August - 01.
1906 Bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th on August - 01.
1906 On August - 01 william Hayter, diplomat
1907 On this day in history bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco
1907 Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF on this day in history.
1908 On August - 01 miloslav Kabelac, composer
1909 Army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers on this day in history.
1909 On August - 01 the first Lincoln head pennies minted
1909 On August - 01 british SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
1909 Nigel Henderson, admiral on August - 01.