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Historical Events In August - 02

Friday, 14 August 2020

1953  On August - 02 betty Jack Davis, singer (w/Skeeter Davis), killed in car crash  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  Tahar Ben Ammar appointed premier of Tunisia on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  Rene Amengual, composer, dies at 42 on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1955  On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1955  Ruprecht, crown prince of Bayern/general-fieldmarshal, dies on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On August - 02 albert Woolson, last veteran US Union army, dies at 109  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  Jordan & Iraq disolve their Arab Federation, after 3 months on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  Joseph Holbrooke, English pianist/composer (3 Blind Mice), dies at 80 on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  41st PGA Championship: Bob Rosburg shoots a 277 at Minneapolis GC on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  On August - 02 prospero Bisquertt, composer, dies at 78  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1961  Beatles first gig as house band of Liverpool's Cavern Club on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On August - 02 st Louis Cards (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 36-7 in Toronto  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Beatles 1st gig as house band of Liverpool's Cavern Club on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Giovanni B Angioletti, Italian writer (I grandi ospiti), dies at 64 on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On August - 02 nASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  Oliver Hazzard Perry La Farge, US anthropologist/writer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On August - 02 north Vietnam fires on a US destroyer in Gulf of Tonkin and so it starts  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On August - 02 race riot in Jersey City NJ  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  US destroyer attacked by Vietnamese torpedo boats in Gulf of Tonkin on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Jack Kirkwood, actor (Fibber McGee & Molly), dies at 69 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On August - 02 morley Safer's sends first Vietnam report indicating we are losing  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  Milton B Babbitt, US composer (Widow's Lament), dies at 49 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  On August - 02 radio Vila (New Hebrides) begins transmitting  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  On August - 02 uS's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  On August - 02 claude A Barnett, founder (Associated Negro Press), dies at 77  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1971  Ludwig Marcuse, German philosopher, dies at 77 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  On August - 02 gold hits record $70 an ounce in London  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1972  Brian Cole, vocalist/bassist (Association), dies of overdose at 29 on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  On August - 02 jean-Pierre Melville, director (Bob Le Flambeur), dies at 57  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1976  On this day in history fritz Lang, director (Cloak & Dagger, Metropolis), dies at 85  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1978  On August - 02 carlos Chavez y Ramires, Mexican composer, dies at 79  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1979  On August - 02 gilda Radner Live From New York opens on Broadway  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1979  Thurmon Munson, NY Yankee, killed in a plane crash at Akron Oh at 32 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1455  Johan Cicero, elect of Brandenburg (1486-99) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1533  Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (d. 1588) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1627  On August - 02 birth of samuel Dircksz van Hoogstraten, Dutch painter  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Kaspar von Stieler, German poet (Teutsche Wolredner) was born on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1672  Johann Jakob Scheuchzer, Swiss scholar (d. 1733) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1674  On August - 02 birth of philip II, Duke of OrlĂ©ans, Regent of France (d. 1723)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  Mahmud I, Sultan of Ottoman (Turkey) (1730-54)/fought Austria & Russia was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1703  Lorenzo Ricci, Italian Jesuit leader (d. 1775) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0257  On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0640  Severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0686  On August - 02 john V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0924  Death of Ælfweard of Wessex on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1002  Abu Amir Mohammed ibn Abd allah ibn Mohammed ibn Abi Amir, dies at 64 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1075  On this day in history john VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1100  Death of William II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44 on August - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1222  Death of Count Raymond VI of Toulouse (b. 1156) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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