Historical Events In August - 01
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1884 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
1886 Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand on August - 01.
1886 Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) on August - 01.
1888 On this day in history 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 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 On August - 01 benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University)
1896 On August - 01 george Samuelson completes rowing the Atlantic (New York to England)
1896 On this day in history george Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
1898 Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey) on this day in history.
1899 William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) on August - 01.
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 Burial within SF City limits prohibited on August - 01.
1902 Building begins on Dutch public housing on this day in history.
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 First coast-to-coast automobile trip (San Francisco to New York ) completed on this day in history.
1903 Unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey on August - 01.
1903 On this day in history 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed
1903 Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak
1906 Bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th on this day in history.
1906 On August - 01 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 August - 01.
1908 Miloslav Kabelac, composer on this day in history.
1909 Army Air Corps formed as Army takes first delivery from Wright Brothers on August - 01.
1909 The first Lincoln head pennies minted on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history british SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
1909 On August - 01 nigel Henderson, admiral