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Historical Events In August - 06

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1946  US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  1st performance of Villa-Lobos' "Bachianas Brasilieras No 8" on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On this day in history bob Mathias, US, wins decathlon at London Olympics  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On August - 06 fanny Blankers-Koen from Netherlands is first women to win 3 golds at Olympics  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1949  On this day in history luke Appling record of 2,154 (en route to 2,218) games at shortstop  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1953  Ted Williams returns to Red Sox from the military on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  On this day in history wLAC (now WTVF) TV channel 5 in Nashville (CBS) begins broadcasting  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  On this day in history theo[by] Van Reijn, sculptor/drawer/lithograph, dies at 70 [or 8/10]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1956  On this day in history after going bankrupt in 1955, the American broadcaster DuMont Television Network makes its final broadcast, a boxing match from St. Nicholas Arena.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  Glenn Davis sets record of 49.2 in 400-meter hurdles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  On August - 06 preston Sturges, [Edmund Biden], US director/screenwriter, dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On August - 06 pitt Steelers (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 43-16 in Toronto  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Gherman S Titov, 2nd Russian in space aboard Vostok 2 (17 orbits), 1st case of motion sickness in space reported on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  On this day in history gherman S Titov, 2nd Russian in space aboard Vostok 2 (17 orbits)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Jozef E Van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechelen, dies at 87 on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On August - 06 jamaica gains independence from Britain  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  Jamaica gains independent from Britain on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On this day in history jamaica becomes independent after 300 years of British rule  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  Tom Keene, actor (Our Daily Bread), dies of cancer at 68 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On this day in history sir Cedric Hardwicke actor (Capt Hook-Peter Pan), dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Ecclesiam Suam on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On August - 06 cedric Hardwicke, actor (Capt Hook-Peter Pan), dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On August - 06 beatles release "Help" album in UK  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On this day in history federal Voting Rights Act guarantees black voting rights  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On August - 06 nancy Carroll actress (Alice-Aldrich Family), dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On August - 06 32nd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Cleveland 24, All-Stars 16 (68,000)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On August - 06 aksel Sandemose, writer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  On this day in history paul Myron Anthony Linebarger, sci-fi author (Space Lords), dies at 53  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On August - 06 ernest Burnelle, Belgian politician, dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 65 on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On this day in history ingolf Dahl, German composer (Andante & Arioso), dies at 58  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1973  On this day in history fulgencio Batista y Zaldivar, dictator Cuba (1940-58), dies at 72  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1180  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Toba of Japan (d. 1239)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1504  On this day in history 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  On this day in history birth of barbara Strozzi, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1638  On this day in history birth of nicolas de Malebranche, French philosopher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  Francoise L de la Baume Le Blanc, French mistress of Louis XIV was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1651  On this day in history birth of francois Fenelon, France, writer (Playing for Time)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1651  On this day in history birth of johann Michael Zacher, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0258  On August - 06 death of sixtus II, bishop of Rome (257-58), beheaded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

0966  On this day in history death of berengarius II, markgraaf of Ivrea/king of Italy (950-963)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1162  On August - 06 death of ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona  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 August - 06 death of dominicus, Italian religious order founder (Dominicans)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1414  Death of King Ladislas of Naples (b. 1377) on August - 06.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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