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Historical Events In August - 12

Wednesday, 19 June 2019

1898  On August - 12 oscar Homolka, Vienna Austria, actor (I Remember Mama)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1899  On August - 12 alfred Kantorowicz, German historian (Spanish Diary)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  On this day in history jose Ignacio Prieto Arrizubieta, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  James E Keeler, US astronomer (rings of Saturn), dies at 42 on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1901  On this day in history boer general Kritzinger driven out of Cape colony  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  On August - 12 frances Clode, CEO (WRVS)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II [OS=July 30] on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  On this day in history king Leopold II opens Central Station Antwerp  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  On August - 12 joan [Jacobus J] Remmelts, Dutch actor (Jantjes, Twee Vorstinnen)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  On this day in history james Herbert Lloyd Morrell, bishop  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1908  On this day in history ford builds the first Model T.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1908  Lord Renton, QC/British govt minister on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On this day in history maurice Heath, air marshal  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  Baroness Phillips, pres/general secretary (Natl Assn of Women) on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Cantinflas, [Mario Moreno], Mexico, actor (Around World in 80 Days) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Jozef Israels, painter, dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  On this day in history jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  On this day in history kurt Kaszner, Vienna Austria, actor (Cmdr Fitzhugh-Land of the Giants)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  Cavalery battle at Halen, Belgium ("Battle der Zilveren Helmen") on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  [Hendrik] Jan Bakker, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist (Parool) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On this day in history john Philip Holland, submarine designer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On August - 12 "Of Human Bondage," by William Somerset Maugham, published  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On August - 12 alex Wojciechowicz, NFL center (Lions, Eagles)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  Picasso, Max Jacob, Kisling, Ortiz & Paquerette photographed in Paris on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1917  Douglas Gunsekera, banker on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Prv. Thomas Dinesen (42nd Cdn. Infanctry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Parvillers, France on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Sgt. Robert Spall Prices Patricia's Cdn. Light Infantry) wins the Victoria Cross at Parvillers, France on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  Michael Kidd, [Milton Greenwald] choreographer (7 Brides for 7 Bros) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  On this day in history dedication of Frederick Douglas' home in Wash DC as national shrine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  Arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  Enrico Tiraboschi is first to swim English Channel westward on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On this day in history dutch AR-leader Coair replaces De Geer as minister of finances  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  KMA-AM in Shenandoah IA begins radio transmissions on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  On August - 12 "Wings," the only silent film to win an Oscar for best picture, opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1503  On August - 12 birth of christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1566  On this day in history birth of isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  Willem earl of Nassau-Siegen, Dutch gov (Fort Emmerik/Heusden) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  Tokugawa Iemitsu, Japanese shogun (d. 1651) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  Pieter Cuypers, S Neth lawyer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On August - 12 birth of giovanni Legrenzi, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  Tsar Alexei I of Russia (d. 1676) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  On August - 12 birth of georg Christoph Leuttner, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0030  Death of Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator (b. 69 BC) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0875  On this day in history louis II, king of Italy/emperor of France, dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1158  On August - 12 anselmus van Havelberg, Brandenburg bshp of Havelberg (1129-55), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1350  On August - 12 philip VI, king of France, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1424  On August - 12 death of yongle, Emperor of China (b. 1360)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1484  Sixtus IV, [Francesco della Rovere], Pope (1471-84), dies on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1546  On August - 12 francisco de Vitoria, Spanish theology/lawyer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  Death of Thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (b. 1513) on August - 12.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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