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Historical Events In August - 15

Friday, 07 August 2020

1907  On August - 15 paul Vincze, medallist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1907  Joseph Joachim, German violinist/composer, dies at 76 on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  Raymond O'Malley, teacher on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On August - 15 hugo Winterhalter, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1911  Procter & Gamble unveils its Crisco shortening on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1912  On August - 15 julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On August - 15 panama Canal opens (under cost)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On August - 15 13th Davis Cup: Australasia beats USA in New York (3-2)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1914  On August - 15 peter Nicholson Gunn, writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1914  Anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59 [NS=Aug 28] on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Journalist Albert Siegfried Bettelheim, convicted of murder in Georgia on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  On August - 15 alma Gardeslan, Surinamese/Dutch folklorist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1915  Albert Siegfried Bettelheim, Jew convicted of murder, lynched on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1916  On August - 15 aleks Çaçi, Albanian writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1917  On August - 15 prv. Michael James O'Rourke (7th Cdn. infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Hill 70 France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  First full length cartoon (The Sinking of the Lusitania) on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On this day in history uS and Russia sever diplomatic ties  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On this day in history 1st full length cartoon (Sinking of Lusitania)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Florian Zabach, Chicago, American musician and TV personality (Hot Canary, Club Embassy) on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On this day in history peter Gast, composer, dies at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1919  On this day in history huntz Hall, NYC, actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1922  On August - 15 lukas Foss, [Fuchs], Berlin Germany, composer (Prairie)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  Eamon de Valera arrested in Irish Free State on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1923  On this day in history rose Marie, NYC, actress (Sally Rogers-Dick Van Dyke Show)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  On August - 15 norway annexes Spitsbergen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1931  Ernest Lassy completes longest canoe journey without port (6,102 mi) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  Gerard Brucken Fock, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  Grazia Deledda, Sardina/Italian author (Nobel 1926), dies at 64 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  "Wizard of Oz" premiers at Grauman's Chinese Theater, Hollywood on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  On August - 15 "Wizard of Oz" premieres at Grauman's Chinese Theater, Hollywood  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  On August - 15 1st edition of Jewish Weekly newspaper in Amsterdam (under Nazi)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On this day in history kovono Lithuanian Jews are herded into Slobodka ghetto  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  5 hostages executed by Nazis in St-Michielsgestel on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1171  King Alfonso IX of Leon (d. 1230) was born on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1195  Anthony of Padua, Portuguese saint (d. 1231) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1432  On August - 15 birth of luigi Pulci, Italy, poet (Morgante)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1575  Bartol Kašić, Croatian writer and linguist (d. 1650) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1613  On August - 15 birth of gilles Ménage, French scholar (d. 1692)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On August - 15 birth of hubertus Quellinus, [Quellien], Flemish cartoonist/copper plate  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1688  Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 15

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0069  Death of Servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), murdered on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0423  On August - 15 flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0778  On August - 15 death of roland, Frankish commander  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1038  On this day in history stefanus I, [Arpad], 1st king of Hungary, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1040  Death of King Duncan I of Scotland on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1057  On this day in history death of macbeth, King of Scotland, slain by son of King Duncan  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1118  Alexius I Comnenus, Emperor of Byzantium (1081-1118), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1196  Death of Conrad II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1173) on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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