Historical Events In July - 08
Thursday, 19 September 2019
1890 On this day in history w Hasenvlever, writer
1891 On this day in history 61ø F, the highest temp for July 1891, in Baltimore & Phila
1891 On July - 08 future president Harding marries Florence K DeWolfe in Marion Ohio
1891 On this day in history 61°F, highest temp for July 1891, in Baltimore & Phila
1891 On this day in history elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Poor Part, Bruidstijd)
1892 On this day in history american Psychological Association organized, Worcester, Mass
1892 Richard Aldington, writer on July - 08.
1893 Fritz Perls, father of Gestalt therapy on July - 08.
1894 On July - 08 clemens VI Trefois, Flemish architect/sociologist
1894 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies on this day in history.
1895 Delagoa Bay Railway opens in South-Africa on this day in history.
1895 On July - 08 anton G J van de Velde, Flemish writer/director (God & the Worms)
1896 William Jennings Bryan "cross of gold" speech at Dem convention on this day in history.
1897 On this day in history harbor Hospital formally opens
1898 Phillies Red Donahue no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0 on July - 08.
1898 On this day in history alec Waugh, London, novelist (Island in the Sun); brother of Evelyn
1899 On July - 08 david Eli Lilienthal, US govt organizer (Wisconsin)
1900 1st night baseball, league game (Zanesville at Grand Rapids) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history george Antheil, Trenton NJ, composer (Airplane Sonata)
1901 On this day in history donald Benjamin Harden, archaeologist
1902 On July - 08 john McGraw, accused by Ban Johnson of trying to wreck Baltimore & Washington clubs, negotiates his release from the Orioles
1904 Bill Challis, arranger/pianist on July - 08.
1905 Part of Angel Island allocated for Immigration Detention Center on July - 08.
1906 Philip Johnson, Cleveland Ohio, Cortalyou architect on July - 08.
1907 Florenz Ziegfeld staged 1st `Follies' on NY Theater roof on July - 08.
1907 George W Romney, (Gov-R-Mich)/US Secretary of HUD (1969-73) on this day in history.
1908 Louis Jordan, Ark, alto saxman (Caldonia) on July - 08.
1909 1st pro baseball game (minor league) played under lights on this day in history.
1909 Petar Segedin, Croatian novelist (Holy Devil) on this day in history.
1909 Gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1910 Govan AM Mbeki, South African leader (ANC/SACP) on this day in history.
1911 Nan Aspinwall is first woman to make solo transcontin. trip by horse on July - 08.
1911 Nan Aspinwall is 1st woman to make solo transcont trip by horse on July - 08.
1911 On July - 08 gertrude Niesen, NY, actress (Start Cheering)