August 04 in History – What happened on 04 August in Past

✅ Published on August 4th, 2019 in August in History

04 August - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on August 04, the day number in a year is 216 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 217. August 04 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

August 04 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
70First Jewish–Roman War-The Roman army, led by the futureEmperor Titus, conquered the city of Jerusalem and destroyed the SecondTemple.
1265Second Barons' War-Royal forces under Prince Edward defeatedBaronial forces under Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester at theBattle of Evesham near Evesham, Worcestershire.
1327First War of Scottish Independence-James Douglas led a raidinto Weardale and almost killed Edward III of England.
1730Crown Prince Frederick of Persia survived forcefully from England.
1735The jury accused John Zanger NY Weekly Journal) of suing for treason by King's politician (victory for freedom of the press).
1753George Washington created a master mason.
1783A cataclysmic eruption of Mount Asama, the most active volcanoin Japan, killed roughly 1,400 people and exacerbated a famine,resulting in another 20,000 deaths.
1790A newly passed tariff act in the United States established theRevenue Cutter Service, an armed maritime law enforcement service thatwas the forerunner of the U.S. Coast Guard.
1791The Treaty of Systova was signed, ending the Ottoman-Habsburg War.
1796French Revolutionary Wars-The French Army of Italy underNapoleon crushed an Austrian brigade in the Battle of Lonato.
1796French Revolutionary War - Battle of Lonana: Italy's French army under Napoleon crushed an Austrian brigade.
1862The US government ordered its first income tax collected.
1870The British Government established the British Red Cross Society.
1875Danish writer Hans Christian Anderson was born. He was famous for writing beautiful stories for children.
1886Colombia passed the country's constitution to this day.
1914England declared war against Germany.
1929On this day, the most famous playback singer of Indian cinema, actor, singer, director Kishore Kumar Khandwa, was born in Madhya Pradesh.
1930Legislation was enacted in Europe for the wages of young children in Belgium.
194415-year-old Jewish diarist Anne Frank and her family has been arrested by The Nazi Gestapo in a sealed-off area of an Amsterdam warehouse
1947The Supreme Court was established in Japan.
1961America's first black and 44th President Barack Hussein Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
1964American civil rights movement workers Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman and James Chaney are found dead in Mississippi after mysteriously disappearing on June 21.
1964A second U.S. Navy destroyer wasreportedly attacked by North Vietnamese forces in the Gulf of Tonkin,leading Congress to authorize the use of military force in SoutheastAsia.
1974A bomb placed by a neo-fascist group exploded on a train of theFerrovie dello Stato while on the Bologna–Florence railway.
1983A coup d'état organised by Blaise Compaoré and supported byLibya made Thomas Sankara President of the Republic of Upper Volta (nowBurkina Faso).
1983Thomas Sankar became the President of Upper Volta.
1984Exactly a year after he came to power in the Republic of UpperVolta through a military coup, President Thomas Sankara changed its nameto Burkina Faso.
1991An explosion on the Greek cruise ship MTS Oceanos ruptured itshull and it sank off the east coast of South Africa, but all 571 onboard were saved.
1992Yohei Kono, Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan, issued a formalapology for forcing women into sexual slavery during World War II.
1995The Croatian Army initiated Operation Storm, the last major battle of the Croatian War of Independence and the largest European landbattle since the Second World War.
1997Mo. Khatami was sworn in as the new president, winning the election in Iran.
1999The Bank News Network has found that there has been a fall in the usage of ATM machines. Angry consumers are irritated by the service charges for ATM usage, and there is a 2.9% decrease in ATM transactions. On the other hand, Debit card transactions have risen by 35%.
1999China refused to allow regular flights of US Army aircraft to land in Hong Kong.
2001Russia and North Korea signed a strategic agreement.
2002The 17th Commonwealth Games ended in Manchester, England.
2004NASA named Altix supercomputer Casey as Kalpana Chavna.
20062 men accused of 35 murders have been arrested by the police of Arizona, United States.
2006Sri Lankan Civil War-Seventeen employees of the French INGOACF International were massacred in Muttur.
2007The completion of a natural gas pipeline between Turkey and Greece will allow gas to be transferred from the Middle East to Europe.
2007Airport police officer María del Luján Telpuk discovered asuitcase containing US$800,000 as it went through an x-ray machine in Buenos Aires, sparking an international scandal involving Venezuela and Argentina known as 'Maletinazo'.
2007America's space agency NASA launched Phoenix Spacecraft for Mars.
2007The US launched the Phoenix Mars Lander, an American spacecraft whose job was to search for Mars.
2007NASA built the Phoenix spacecraft.
2008As per reports, 11 climbers from an international excursion have been found dead due to icefall, which damaged their fixed ropes.
2008The Indian government gave Navratna status to the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI).
2010Approximately 70 Indian police people are thought to be missing in the Chhattisgarh forests among a major engagement with Maoist guerrillas; however they are later found.
2011Kraft Foods publicizes that it will divide into two operations. One of them will consist of its North American grocery business and the other one will consist of its global snack foods business.
2013The United States shuts down 22 embassies in the Middle East and North Africa due to the knowledge acquired about an Al-Qaeda attack.
2014According to The World Health Organisation the death toll from the Ebola virus crisis can be as high as 887.
2014Agreed to a ceasefire for Hamas and Israel for 72 hours.

Famous Birthdays of August 04 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1926Perry Moss / Footballer / United States of America
1955Billy Bob Thornton / Actor / United States of America
1978Sandeep Naik / Politician / India
1982Rubinho / Footballer / Brazil
1958Mary Decker / Runner / United States of America
1960Chuck C. Lopez / Jockey / United States of America
1876Giovanni Giuriati / Lawyer / Italy
1912Raoul Wallenberg / Diplomat / Sweden
1913Robert Hayden / Poet / United States of America
1909Glenn Cunningham / Academic / United States of America
1964Andrew Bartlett / Politician / Australia
1986David Williams / Rugby Player / Australia
1952James Arbuthnot / Politician / United Kingdom
1973Marek Penksa / Footballer / Slovakia
1978Ricardo Serrano / Cyclist / Spain
1984Mardy Collins / Basketball Player / United States of America
1960Bernard Rose / Writer / United Kingdom
1945Paul McCarthy / Painter / United States of America
1955Alberto Gonzales / Lawyer / United States of America
1953Hiroyuki Usui / Footballer / Japan
1919Michel Déon / Novelist / France
1970John August / Writer / United States of America
1969Mark Bickley / Footballer / Australia
1890Dolf Luque / Baseball Player / Cuba
1918Iceberg Slim / Author / United States of America
1961Bhagyashree Thipsay / Chess Player / India
1988Carly Foulkes / Actress / Canada
1987Jang Keun-suk / Actor / South Korea
1904Witold Gombrowicz / Author / Poland
1920Helen Thomas / Author / United States of America

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