Historical Events In July - 08
Monday, 25 September 2023
1890 On this day in history w Hasenvlever, writer
1891 61ø F, the highest temp for July 1891, in Baltimore & Phila on July - 08.
1891 Future president Harding marries Florence K DeWolfe in Marion Ohio on July - 08.
1891 On this day in history 61°F, highest temp for July 1891, in Baltimore & Phila
1891 Elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Poor Part, Bruidstijd) on this day in history.
1892 American Psychological Association organized, Worcester, Mass on this day in history.
1892 Richard Aldington, writer on July - 08.
1893 Fritz Perls, father of Gestalt therapy on this day in history.
1894 On July - 08 clemens VI Trefois, Flemish architect/sociologist
1894 On this day in history vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies
1895 Delagoa Bay Railway opens in South-Africa on this day in history.
1895 Anton G J van de Velde, Flemish writer/director (God & the Worms) on July - 08.
1896 William Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention on July - 08.
1897 Harbor Hospital formally opens on this day in history.
1898 Phillies Red Donahue no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 on this day in history.
1898 On July - 08 alec Waugh, London, novelist (Island in the Sun); brother of Evelyn
1899 On July - 08 david Eli Lilienthal, US govt organizer (Wisconsin)
1900 On July - 08 1st night baseball, league game (Zanesville at Grand Rapids)
1900 On this day in history george Antheil, Trenton NJ, composer (Airplane Sonata)
1901 On this day in history donald Benjamin Harden, archaeologist
1902 John McGraw, accused by Ban Johnson of trying to wreck Baltimore & Washington clubs, negotiates his release from the Orioles on July - 08.
1904 On July - 08 bill Challis, arranger/pianist
1905 Part of Angel Island allocated for Immigration Detention Center on this day in history.
1906 On July - 08 philip Johnson, Cleveland Ohio, Cortalyou architect
1907 On July - 08 florenz Ziegfeld staged 1st `Follies' on NY Theater roof
1907 George W Romney, (Gov-R-Mich)/US Secretary of HUD (1969-73) on July - 08.
1908 Louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia) on this day in history.
1909 1st pro baseball game (minor league) played under lights on July - 08.
1909 Petar Segedin, Croatian novelist (Holy Devil) on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79
1910 On July - 08 govan AM Mbeki, South African leader (ANC/SACP)
1911 Nan Aspinwall is first woman to make solo transcontin. trip by horse on this day in history.
1911 Nan Aspinwall is 1st woman to make solo transcont trip by horse on July - 08.
1911 Gertrude Niesen, NY, actress (Start Cheering) on this day in history.