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Historical Events In August - 06

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1919  On this day in history 1st air flight over a major body of water in Australia (Harry Butler)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  On August - 06 pauline Betz Addie, Dayton Ohio, tennis champ (Wimbledon 1946)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1921  On August - 06 clason Point, Bronx to College Point, Queens muni ferry system begins  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1921  Ella Raines, Sinoqualmie Falls Wash, actress (Janice Dean RN) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  On this day in history freddie Laker, CEO (Laker airlines)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On August - 06 jack Parnell, London England, orch leader (Englebert Humperdick Show)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1924  On this day in history john Henry Roberts, composer, dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  Barbara Bates, Denver Colo, actress (Kathy-It's a Great Life) on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  Warner Bros premiers Vitaphone sound-on-disc movie system on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1926  NY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history christa Reinig, writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  The third Toronto Union Station is opened officially by Edward, Prince of Wales. It was opened to the public on August 11, but passengers had to walk across to the old station tracks. The first day on which trains used the new, elevated, tracks through the new station platform was January 31, 1930 on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  On this day in history andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1928  Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68) on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1928  On August - 06 william Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  On this day in history supreme Court Justice John Force Crater disappears in NYC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  On August - 06 uS troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  On August - 06 1st time in 20th century, 1st 2 batters in a game-Roy Johnson & Rabbit Warstler of Boston Bees-lead off with HRs  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  On August - 06 franco-artillery fire on Madrid  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  Annie E F Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre), dies at 76 on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  On this day in history warner Oland, actor (Werewolf of London, Jazz Singer), dies at 57  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  On August - 06 1st broadcast of "Dinah Shore Show" on NBC-radio  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  Estonia is annexed into Soviet empire on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  Detroit pitcher Al Benton is 1st to collect 2 sacrifices in an inning on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  -8] Riots by Dutch Jews on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On this day in history uS 1st Infantry division occupies node Troina Sicily  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On this day in history tom Garrett, cricketer (last survivor of 1st Test in 1877), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On August - 06 deportation of 70,000 jews from Lodz Poland to Auschwitz begins  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  All 1,200 Jewish death marchers from Lipcani Moldavia have died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On this day in history atomic bomb dropped Hiroshima  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Hiroshima Peace Day-atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima by "Enola Gay" on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On August - 06 the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, an explosion equal to 20,000 tons of TNT.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1180  Emperor Go-Toba of Japan (d. 1239) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1504  On August - 06 birth of matthew "Nosey" Parker, archbishop of Canterbury  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  Richard Bennett, British Colonial Governor of Virginia (d. 1675) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  Barbara Strozzi, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1638  Nicolas de Malebranche, French philosopher was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  On this day in history birth of francoise L de la Baume Le Blanc, French mistress of Louis XIV  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1651  Francois Fenelon, France, writer (Playing for Time) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1651  Johann Michael Zacher, composer was born on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 06

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0258  Death of Sixtus II, bishop of Rome (257-58), beheaded on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0523  On this day in history hormisdas, Pope (514-23), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0966  Death of Berengarius II, markgraaf of Ivrea/king of Italy (950-963) on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1162  Death of Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1195  On this day in history henry de Leeuw, duke of Saxon/Bayern, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1221  On this day in history death of dominicus, Italian religious order founder (Dominicans)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1272  Stefanus V, prince of Transylvania/king of Hungary (1270-72), dies on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1414  On August - 06 death of king Ladislas of Naples (b. 1377)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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