Historical Events In August - 01
Saturday, 23 September 2023
1884 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on August - 01.
1886 On this day in history great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
1886 Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) on August - 01.
1888 On August - 01 vito Frazzi, composer
1889 John F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis on August - 01.
1890 On August - 01 cecil Rhodes' colonies reach Lundi
1890 On this day in history george II, king of Greece
1892 Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets) on this day in history.
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 On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)
1896 George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) on August - 01.
1898 On this day in history morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey)
1899 On this day in history william Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71)
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 On this day in history burial within SF City limits prohibited
1902 Building begins on Dutch public housing on August - 01.
1902 Hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46) on August - 01.
1902 Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies on August - 01.
1903 On this day in history first coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed
1903 Unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey on this day in history.
1903 On August - 01 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed
1903 On this day in history paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist
1906 Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on August - 01.
1906 On this day in history bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th
1906 On this day in history william Hayter, diplomat
1907 On this day in history bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco
1907 On August - 01 bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF
1908 On August - 01 miloslav Kabelac, composer
1909 On August - 01 army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers
1909 The first Lincoln head pennies minted on August - 01.
1909 British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history nigel Henderson, admiral