Historical Events In August - 03
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
1905 On August - 03 maggie Kuhn, activist/co-founder (Gray Panthers)
1906 On August - 03 wash Natl's pitcher Tom Hughes hits HR to win his own game 1-0 in 10th
1906 On August - 03 leonard Huizinga, Dutch journalist/writer (Adriaan & Olivier)
1907 On August - 03 royal decree in Portugal makes Sunday a day of rest
1907 Adrienne Ames, Fort Worth TX, actress (Death Kiss, Panama Patrol) on August - 03.
1907 On August - 03 august Saint-Gaudens, Irish/US sculptor (Mrs Henry Adams), dies at 59
1908 Dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history nicolas Kinet, Belgian pilot, dies
1911 Karel G Bakker, Dutch actor (Lady Windermere's Fan) on August - 03.
1912 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) on August - 03.
1913 Wheatland Hop Riot on August - 03.
1914 On this day in history australian government offers to place the vessels of the Royal Australian Navy under control of the British Admiralty and to raise a force of 20,000 troops in event of war
1914 First ship passing through the new Panama Canal on August - 03.
1914 Germany declares war on France in what would later be called World War I on this day in history.
1914 1st seaworthy ship through Panama Canal on August - 03.
1914 On this day in history rick Slabbinck, Flemish painter
1915 On August - 03 sal Santen, Dutch writer
1916 Australian Light Horse in battle of Romani, Egypt on August - 03.
1916 On August - 03 roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), executed 51
1917 On August - 03 jordan Whitfield, PA, actor (Swamp Fox)
1918 On this day in history james MacGregor Burns, political writer (The Lion & the Fox)
1918 On August - 03 albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (Het Volk), dies at 41
1920 The birth of PD James, British Author on August - 03.
1920 On August - 03 maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible)
1921 On August - 03 first aerial cropdusting in Troy Ohio to kill caterpillars
1921 1st aerial cropdusting (Troy Ohio to kill caterpillars) on this day in history.
1921 Alec Wyton, composer on this day in history.
1922 Robert Sumner, American evangelist and author on August - 03.
1923 Calvin Coolidge is sworn in as the 30th president of the United States, following the death of Warren G. Harding on this day in history.
1923 On August - 03 baseball games cancelled following the death of President Harding
1923 On August - 03 anne Klein, fashion designer (Anne Klein II)
1924 On this day in history cyclist Piet Moeskops regains world sprint championist
1924 Leon Uris, Baltimore, novelist (Exodus, QB VII, Battle Cry) on this day in history.
1924 On August - 03 joseph Conrad, Polish/British writer (Heart of Darkness), dies at 66