Historical Events In August - 07
Monday, 03 August 2020
1991 Billy James, comedian/singer (Women at Play, Lusty Business), dies on August - 07.
1992 John Anderson, actor, dies of heart attack at 69 on this day in history.
1993 On August - 07 kelly Ahrendt, 1st NYer to die of rabies in 40 years, dies at 14
1994 Robert Hutton, [Winne], US actor (Rocket), dies at 74 on August - 07.
1995 Brigid Brophy, novelist/campaigner, dies at 66 on August - 07.
1996 Anne Kristen, actress (Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr Finlay), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1997 Douglas Gray, archivist, dies at 74 on this day in history.
2007 Barry Bonds breaks Hank Aaron's home run record by hitting his 756th home run on August - 07.
2012 21 people are killed by a gun attack in a church in Okene, Nigeria on August - 07.
2013 11 people are killed by a bombing in Karachi, Pakistan on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history "Crazy Rich Asians" first Hollywood film with all-Asian cast, starring Constance Wu , Henry Golding and Michelle Yeoh premieres in Los Angeles
2018 On August - 07 mendocino Fire becomes the largest recorded fire in California's history at 290,600 acres, overtaking 2017 Thomas Fire
2018 Swedish furniture brand Ikea opens its first store in India in Hyderabad on August - 07.
2018 China bans release of Winnie the Pooh movie "Christopher Robin", after character used to mock Chinese President Xi Jinping on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history cW network announces Ruby Rose cast as lesbian superhero Batwoman
2018 On this day in history australia's population hits 25 million according to Australian Bureau of Statistics
2018 On this day in history the United States reimposes sanctions on Iran.
2019 The Singapore Convention on Mediation, also known as the UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, comes into effect with 46 countries ratifying it. States that have ratified the treaty will have to ensure that international commercial settlement agreements are enforced by their courts on this day in history.