Historical Events In August - 01
Saturday, 21 September 2019
1884 On August - 01 heinrich Laube, writer, dies
1886 On this day in history great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
1886 On this day in history isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
1888 On August - 01 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 August - 01.
1892 On August - 01 constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets)
1893 Henry Perky & William Ford patent shredded wheat on this day in history.
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 August - 01.
1896 On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
1898 Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) on August - 01.
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 this day in history.
1901 Burial within San Francisco City limits prohibited on this day in history.
1901 On August - 01 burial within SF City limits prohibited
1902 On this day in history building begins on Dutch public housing
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 On August - 01 unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey
1903 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed on August - 01.
1903 Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist on this day in history.
1906 Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak on this day in history.
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 Bank of Italy opens first branch in San Francisco on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF
1908 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1909 On August - 01 british SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
1909 Nigel Henderson, admiral on this day in history.