This Day in History :: 01 August
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01 August 1914 : British fleet reaches Scapa Flow
01 August 1914 : Emperor Wilhelm II declares war on his nephew tsar Nicolas II (WWI)
01 August 1914 : France and Germany mobilize
01 August 1914 : Trois Vierges: German 69th infantry regiment enter Luxembourg Germany declares war on Russia in WWI
01 August 1911 : Omar N Bradley (18) begins education in West Point
01 August 1909 : British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed
01 August 1907 : Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, San Francisco
01 August 1907 : Signal Corps of US army starts aircraft division
01 August 1906 : Brooklyn Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pittsburgh for 10 2 / 3 loses in 13th
01 August 1903 : 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed
01 August 1902 : Building begins on Dutch public housing
01 August 1902 : Mine accident in Wollongong, Australia (100 die)
01 August 1901 : Burial within SF City limits prohibited
01 August 1896 : George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England)
01 August 1893 : Henry Perky and William Ford patent shredded wheat









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