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Historical Events In August - 21

Friday, 07 August 2020

1857  On August - 21 first book published by an Australian female author: Gertrude the Emigrant, by Caroline Atkinson.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On August - 21 first Lincoln-Douglas debate (Illinois)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On this day in history 1st Lincoln-Douglas debate (Illinois)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Billy Barker discovers gold in creeks running into the Quesnel River; town of Barkerville, BC, grows up around mine; the find sparks a massive gold rush into the Cariboo on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On August - 21 the Vienna Stadtpark opens its gates.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Raid at Lawrence KS by William Quantrill on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  BBT Charleston, SC [->DEC 31] on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history john Calhoun Sanders, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 24  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  Leonid N Andrejev, Russian journalist/writer (Red Laugh) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  Aubrey Beardsley, England, artist (Salome) on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1874  On this day in history herman A van Karnebeek, Dutch minister of Foreign affairs (1918-27)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  On this day in history maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  On this day in history american Bar Association organizes at Sarasota, NY  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  The Virgin Mary, along with St. Joseph and St. John the Evangelist, reportedly appears to the people of Knock, County Mayo, Ireland on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  Henry Ainley, Leeds England, actor (As You Like It) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  On August - 21 johan H Westerveld, Dutch WW II resistance fighter/leader (OD)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  On this day in history providence shuts out Phillies 28-0  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Mighty (Dan) Casey struck-out in a game with NY Giants! on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  William Seward Burroughs patents adding machine on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  On this day in history simon Vissering, Dutch minister of Finance (1879-81), dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  Dutch Mackay govt resigns on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  On this day in history charles Vanel, Rennes France, actor (Wages of Fear)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Juliette Marie Olga Lili Boulanger, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1896  Blossom Rock, actress, (Grandmamma-Addams Family) on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1897  On August - 21 oldsmobile begins operation as a General Motors Corp division  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1898  Nicola van Westerhout, composer, dies at 40 on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  On this day in history allied forces overun Peking's inner city  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  On this day in history eileen Percy, Belfast Ireland, silent film actress (Let's Go)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1901  On August - 21 21st US Mens Tennis: William Larned beats Beals C Wright (62 68 64 64)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  Renato Fasano, composer on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  On this day in history yannis Constantinidis, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  The birth of Count Baise, US bandleader and jazz player on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On August - 21 [William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  On August - 21 isadore I Friz Freleng, KC MO, animator (Warner Bros cartoons)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1165  Philip II Augustus, 1st great Capetian king of France (1179-1223) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1535  Shimazu Yoshihiro, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1619) was born on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1567  Francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint was born on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1597  Roger Twysden, English antiquarian and royalist (d. 1672) was born on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1642  On this day in history birth of johann Friedrich Treiber, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1643  On this day in history birth of afonso VI, king of Portugal (1656-67) (mentally ill)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  Hubert Gautier, engineer, wrote 1st book on bridge building was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1665  Giacomo F. Maraldi, French-Italian astronomer (d. 1729) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1131  Boudouin II van Bourg, king of Jerusalem, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1157  Death of King Alfonso VII of Castile (b. 1104/1105) on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1190  Godfried III, duke of Brabant (Grimbergse war), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1245  On August - 21 alexander van Hales, English scholar, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1271  Death of Alphonse of Toulouse, son of Louis VIII of France (b. 1220) on August - 21.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1516  On this day in history john III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland, dies at 78  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1581  On this day in history death of sakuma Nobumori, Japanese retainer and samurai (b. 1527)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1614  On August - 21 death of elizabeth Báthory, the world's most prolific female serial killer (b. 1560)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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