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 This day in History - August 1
507 Historic Events for August 1
1900

Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)

Birth
1901

Burial within SF City limits prohibited

Event
1901

Gerard Blitz, Belgian swimmer/founder (Club M‚diterran‚e)

Birth
1902

Ruth Evelyn Mansfield, doctor

Birth
1902

Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies

Death
1902

Hendrik J Kruls, Neth, general/chief military authority (1944-46)

Birth
1902

Building begins on Dutch public housing

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1902

Mine accident in Wollongong, Australia (100 die)

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1903

Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist

Birth
1903

1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed

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1906

Bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th

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1906

William Hayter, diplomat

Birth
1907

Signal Corps of US army starts aircraft division

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1907

Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF

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1908

Miloslav Kabelac, composer

Birth
1909

Nigel Henderson, admiral

Birth
1909

British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed

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1910

Mahomed Nissar, cricketer (pioneer Indian opening bowler in Tests)

Birth
1910

William Hayter, diplomat

Birth
1911

Ronald MacDonald, British major-general

Birth
1911

Kenneth Norman Joseph Loveless, priest folk musician

Birth
1911

Konrad Duden, German linguist (Das, grosse Duden Lexicon), dies

Death
1911

Omar N Bradley (18) begins education in West Point

Event
1912

Masaya Hanai, businessamn

Birth
1912

Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist

Birth