Historical Events In August - 31
Monday, 03 August 2020
1906 On August - 31 vivienne Byerley, publicist
1907 England, Russia & France form the Triple Entente on this day in history.
1907 Britain & Russia sign treaty with Afghanistan, Persia & Tibet on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history august F Hawkins, (Rep-D-CA, 1963- )
1908 On August - 31 lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian
1909 On August - 31 a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball
1910 On this day in history emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34
1911 On August - 31 anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft "Snip"
1911 On this day in history hilde Jarecki, educationist
1912 On August - 31 ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone
1913 On August - 31 soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands
1913 Michiel P Gorsira, 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Curacao (1951-67) on this day in history.
1914 On August - 31 24.8 cm rainfall at Bloomingdale, Michigan (state record)
1914 Richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea) on August - 31.
1915 On this day in history chic White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0
1916 Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow," premieres in London on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
1918 On this day in history boston Red Sox, win earliest AL pennent ever (season ended Sept 2)
1918 Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady) on August - 31.
1918 Joe English, Irish/Flemish signaler (WW I), dies at 36 on this day in history.
1919 Communist Labor Party of America formed in Chicago on August - 31.
1919 On this day in history petlyura's Ukranian Army kills 35 members of a Jewish defense group
1919 On August - 31 john Reed forms American Communist Labor Party in Chicago
1920 Belgium starts paying old age pensions on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history james Lanphier, NY, actor (Flight of Lost Balloon)
1920 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
1923 League of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German) on this day in history.
1923 On August - 31 larry White Grayson, British comedian (Generation Game)
1924 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2) on this day in history.
1924 On August - 31 buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Man)
1926 On this day in history georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
1928 The birth of James Coburn, American film actor on this day in history.
1928 Brecht & Weils "Dreigroschenoper" premieres on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history james Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)