Historical Events In August - 07
Sunday, 21 April 2019
1882 On August - 07 hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die
1883 J Ringelnatz, writer on this day in history.
1884 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on this day in history.
1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar on this day in history.
1885 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on August - 07.
1885 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 on August - 07.
1886 On August - 07 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
1887 On August - 07 jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
1888 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on this day in history.
1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes on August - 07.
1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39 on August - 07.
1895 On August - 07 edward Gill, baseball player
1897 On this day in history franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches)
1899 On this day in history ricci Riano, England
1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike on this day in history.
1900 On August - 07 taylor Caldwell, novelist
1903 The birth of Louis Leakey, British archaeologist on this day in history.
1903 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal) on August - 07.
1904 Train derailed on bridge in Eden Colo during a flash flood, kills 96 on August - 07.
1904 On August - 07 ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
1906 Gerhard Frommel, composer on August - 07.
1907 Walter Johnson wins 1st of his 416 wins, 7-2 over Cleveland on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history ben Carter, NYC, actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill)
1909 US issues 1st Lincoln penny on August - 07.
1911 R Nicholas Ray, Galesville WI, director (Rebel Without a Cause) on August - 07.
1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
1913 On August - 07 david Popper, composer, dies at 70
1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece on August - 07.
1914 On August - 07 ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
1914 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies on August - 07.
1915 Charge of Australian Light Horse Brigade at the Nek, Gallipoli on August - 07.
1915 On this day in history crpl. Cyril Royston Guyton BASSETT, NZ Divisional Signals, NZ Engineers won the Victoria Cross at Chunuk Bair, on the Gallipoli Peninsula
1915 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die on August - 07.