5th August 1963
The United States, United Kingdom and Soviet Union sign a nuclear test ban.
19th August 1913
Adolphe Pegoud becomes the first person in Europe to parachute jump from an aircraft. 100 years.
26th August 1813
Battle of Dresden, Napoleon I against the Sixth Coalition. 200 years.
26th August 1813
Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter, is born. 200 years
29th August 2003
Patrick Procktor, English artist, dies. 10 years
  • « Previous
  • 1
  • Next »

Back to top