Historical Events In August - 01
Saturday, 21 September 2019
1910 On August - 01 mahomed Nissar, cricketer (pioneer Indian opening bowler in Tests)
1911 On this day in history omar N Bradley (18) begins education in West Point
1911 On August - 01 kenneth Norman Joseph Loveless, priest folk musician
1911 On this day in history konrad Duden, German linguist (Das, grosse Duden Lexicon), dies
1912 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist on August - 01.
1913 On August - 01 jerome Moross, Brooklyn NY, composer (Frankie & Johnny)
1914 On August - 01 germany declares war on Russia in WW I
1914 On August - 01 germany declares war on the Soviet Union, Italy declares itself neutral.
1914 On this day in history british fleet reaches Scapa Flow
1914 On this day in history jack Delano, composer
1915 On this day in history ronald MacDonald, British major-general
1916 Hawaii National Park established on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history hawaii National Park forms
1916 Viscount Hanworth, barrister on August - 01.
1916 Claude Newberry, S Afr cricket All-rounder (v England 1913-14), dies on this day in history.
1917 Frank Little, IWW organizer is lynched in Butte, Montana on this day in history.
1917 Start of Third Battle of Ypres – Australian soldiers in action at Menin Road, Glencorse Wood, Polygon Wood, Broodseinde Ridge and Passchendaele on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history frank Little, IWW organizer, lynched in Butte, MT
1917 On August - 01 benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert
1918 On this day in history british troops enter Vladivostok
1918 On this day in history wyndraeth Morris-Jones, British political scientist
1919 On August - 01 queen Wilhelmina opens 1st Air Fair in Amsterdam
1919 Stanley Middleton, novelist on this day in history.
1920 On August - 01 papendrecht soccer team forms
1920 Jeffrey Segal, actor (Traitors)/playwright on August - 01.
1920 On this day in history bal Gangadhar Tilak, British-Indian hindu leader, dies
1921 Benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert on August - 01.
1922 On this day in history hendrikus Colijn becomes political editor-in-chief of The Standard
1922 On August - 01 arthur Hill, Saskatchewan Canada, actor (Owen Marshall, Glitter)
1922 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72 on August - 01.
1923 On this day in history pres Harding dies at Palace Hotel, SF
1925 On this day in history shortwave-radio link between Kootwijk & Netherland East-Indies
1925 On August - 01 john Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61
1926 Battles between Druzen & French in Damascus on August - 01.