Historical Events In August - 13
Saturday, 19 June 2021
1899 Alfred Hitchcock, London, director (Psycho, Birds, Rear Window) on August - 13.
1901 On August - 13 ian Whyte, composer
1902 On August - 13 england beat Australia by one wicket at The Oval Famous victory
1902 On August - 13 bartoes, [Albertus J Wijstma], cabaret performer/comic
1903 Wilton Graff, St Louis MO, actor (Bloodlust, Just Before Dawn) on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history charles "Buddy" Rogers, Olathe KS, actor (Wings)
1905 On this day in history japanese seize Canadian ship Antiope out of Victoria as a carrier of contraband; during Russo-Japanese War.
1906 Black soldiers raid Brownsville Texas on August - 13.
1907 First taxicab (NYC) on August - 13.
1907 On August - 13 1st taxicab (NYC)
1907 On August - 13 alfred Alwin Felix Krupp, Essen Germany, arms manufacturer
1908 Cy Young Day in Boston, he pitches briefly against an All-Star team on this day in history.
1908 Gene Raymond, NYC, actor (Paris 7000, Fireside Theater) on August - 13.
1908 On this day in history ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
1909 On August - 13 john Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D)
1910 On this day in history dodgers & Pirates play to 8-8 tie, both have 38 at bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, 2 errors, 5 strikeouts, 3 walks, 1 pass ball & 1 hit by pitch
1910 Florence Nightingale, English nurse, dies at 90 on August - 13.
1912 On this day in history ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
1912 On this day in history jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
1913 Canadian Army troops called out at Nanaimo British Columbia to stop rioting on August - 13.
1913 Otto Witte, an acrobat, is purportedly crowned King of Albania on August - 13.
1913 Anatoly Vasilyevich Bogatiryov, composer on this day in history.
1913 On August - 13 f August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies
1914 On August - 13 establishment of the Australian Red Cross to raise funds to purchase comfort supplies for Australian service personnel overseas
1914 On this day in history -14] German army occupies forts at Luik
1914 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea) on August - 13.
1916 On August - 13 fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
1917 Phillies steal 5 bases in an inning against Braves on August - 13.
1918 On this day in history bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) established as a public company in Germany.
1918 Denis Smallwood, British air chief marshal on this day in history.
1919 On August - 13 australia's first demonstration of wireless telephony given by Ernest Fisk to illustrate a lecture in Sydney.
1919 Man o'War's only defeat (Upset wins at Saratoga) on this day in history.
1919 On August - 13 british troops fire on Amritsar India demonstrators; killing 350
1919 On August - 13 rex Humbard, televanglist