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Historical Events In August - 07

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1960  On this day in history ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire) gains independence from France  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1960  Vaino Hannikainen, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1961  On August - 07 russian Cosmonaut Gherman Titov circles Earth for a full day in Vostok 2  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1961  Cosmonaut Gherman Titov circles Earth for a full day in Vostok 2 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1962  USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1962  On August - 07 morris Louis, US painter (post painterly abstraction), dies at 49  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1967  On August - 07 max Branch, music/radio commentator, dies at 75  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1969  On August - 07 joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1970  4 killed in courthouse shootout in San Rafael, Calif on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1970  On August - 07 first computer chess tournament  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1970  ... Haley, US judge, shot dead on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1971  Apollo 15 returns to Earth on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1972  Joi Lansing, actress (Bob Cummings Show), dies at 44 of cancer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1973  On this day in history jack Gregory, cricketer (scorer of fastest ton Australia 1921), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1974  On August - 07 philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1975  Typhoon Nina in China killing 229,000 people on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1975  On August - 07 typhoon Ninacontributed to Banqiao Dam failure in China killing 229,000 people  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1976  On August - 07 scientists in Pasadena, Calif, announce Viking I found strongest indications to date of possible life on Mars  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1976  On August - 07 uS Viking 2 goes into Martian orbit after 11-month flight from Earth  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1976  Cecil Weston, actor (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 86 on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1978  On this day in history thousands of mourners file past the body of Pope Paul VI  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1978  Franz Alphons Wolpert, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1979  The first day of trading in British Columbia Resources Investment Corporation (BCRIC) shares, everyone in the province got 5 shares from the government on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1983  675,000 employees strike AT&T on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1983  On August - 07 first World Track & Field Championships  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1984  On this day in history esther Phillips, US singer (What a Difference a Day Makes), dies at 48  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1985  Grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1987  5 Central American presidents sign peace accord in Guatemala on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1987  Lynne Cox swims 4.3 km from US to USSR in 39o F (4o C) Bering Sea on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1987  Camille Chamoun, president of Lebanon, dies at 87 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1988  Writers guild end their 6 months strike on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1989  On this day in history mickey Leland, (Rep-D-Tx), & 15 others dies in plane crash in Ethiopia  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1990  Saudi Arabia allows US troops on their soil to stop an Iraqi invasion on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1990  On this day in history eva Sully Block, actress (Kid Millions), dies of heart failure at 88  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1282  On this day in history birth of princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan (d. 1316)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1533  Alonso de Ercilla y Zúñiga, Basque soldier and poet (d. 1595) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1560  Elizabeth Báthory, Hungarian countess and serial killer (d. 1614) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1574  Robert Dudley, styled Earl of Warwick, English writer (d. 1649) was born on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1598  On this day in history birth of georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1726  James Bowdoin, American Revolutionary leader and politician (d. 1790) was born on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1742  Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General was born on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1746  Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In August - 07

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0461  On August - 07 death of majorian, Roman Emperor (assassinated) (b. 420)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0479  Death of Emperor Yūryaku of Japan on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1033  On August - 07 death of frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1106  On this day in history henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1485  Death of Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1547  Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1609  Eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1613  On this day in history death of thomas Fleming, English judge (b. 1544)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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