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  August - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August is the eighth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days.
On the sixth of August 1806 Emperor Francis II of the Holy Roman Empire lays down the Roman Imperial Crown and renounces all claims on this throne.
August in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent to February in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa.
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 13 Aug History: This Date
In the eastern part of the country on 12 August, a small tornado struck a house, killing a 24-year-old woman and her 17-month-old baby.
13 August 1948, was a particularly nasty day, with terrible weather compounding the crowded airspace and exhaustion of the pilots and crews.
Fidel Castro is born (some say on 13 August 1927) in Mayari, near Birán in the Oriente province of Cuba.
www.safran-arts.com /42day/history/h4aug/h4aug13.html   (9674 words)

  
 Races of August 13, 1933 at Bo Stearns' Track
The meet which will be held here on Sunday, August 13 will be the first of a series planned for this city and with good attendance assured, other meets will follow.
13 was given here this morning by officials of the meet.
Efforts to bring one of the Studebaker cars which finished in the top money of the grueling 500-mile Indianapolis Speedway classic, to Wichita for the race meeting here August 13 were being made by officials last night and the latest report was highly favorable.
winfield.50megs.com /13aug33bo.htm   (3955 words)

  
 Bulletin | Focus August 13, 1999
Beth Israel Deaconess ranked number 17 in cardiology, 12 in endocrinology, 19 in gastroenterology, 8 in geriatrics, 39 in gynecology, 44 in neurology, 50 in otolaryngology, 24 in pulmonary disease, and 24 in urology.
Brigham and Women's ranked number 39 in cancer, 4 in cardiology, 6 in endocrinology, 10 in gastroenterology, 15 in geriatrics, 4 in gynecology, 13 in neurology, 9 in orthopedics, 49 in otolaryngology, 7 in pulmonary disease, 4 in rheumatology, and 25 in urology.
MGH ranked number 18 in cancer, 3 in cardiology, 2 in endocrinology, 4 in gastroenterology, 5 in geriatrics, 6 in gynecology, 2 in neurology, 4 in ophthalmology, and 3 in orthopedics.
focus.hms.harvard.edu /1999/August13_1999/bulletin.html   (1419 words)

  
 August 13 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Opha Mae Johnson is the first woman to enlist.
13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto).
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 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > August 13
August 13 is the 225th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (226th in leap years), with 140 days remaining.
August 12 - August 14 - July 13 - September 13 -- listing of all days
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/au/August_13   (182 words)

  
 August 13 Events in History
August 13, 1910 Dodgers and Pirates play to 8-8 tie, both have 38 at bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, 2 errors, 5 strikeouts, 3 walks, 1 pass ball and 1 hit by pitch
August 13, 1864 Battle of Deep Bottom Virginia (Strawberry Plains) and Fussell's Mill VA August 13, 1831 Nat Turner leads uprising of slaves in Virginia
August 13, 1415 King Henry V of England army lands on mouth of Seine River
brainyhistory.com /days/august_13.html   (1501 words)

  
 SF Ethics Commission: August 13   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The proposed legislation, which was approved in July by the Ethics Commission by a vote of 4-0, would require persons (and entities) funding recorded telephone calls that support or oppose candidates for City elective office to identify themselves as the source of the funding.
As of August 1, there were 60 electronic filers, 41 (68 percent) of whom used the Ethics Commission's On Line Filing System, 17 (28 percent) of whom used Statecraft, and 2 of whom (4 percent) used NetFile.
The August 13 agenda includes consideration of proposed guidelines for selection of year 2000 committees for audit in FY 01-02.
www.ci.sf.ca.us /site/ethics_page.asp?id=14811   (2130 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | August 13 | Left-Handers Day Nemoralia goddess Diana ...
The number 13 has long been considered by superstitious Westerners to be unlucky.
August 10, and also related symbolically to the torments of the martyr.
St John Berchmans (March 13, 1599 - August 13, 1621) was a Jesuit seminarian born at Diest in Brabant.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/aug13.html   (3931 words)

  
 August 13
Kleinknecht had concluded his CSM 103-106 configuration study by August 13 and determined the high-gain antenna was the most critical item.
Glushko formally cancelled the N1 within the new NPO Energia on 13 August 1974 with the support of Ustinov, even though he had no decree of the VPK Military-Industrial Commission or the Central Committee authorising such an act.
Soyuz TM-28 docked at 10:56 GMT on August 15 with the rear (Kvant) port of the Mir space station, which had been vacated at 09:28 GMT on August 12 by Progress M-39.
www.astronautix.com /thisday/august13.htm   (1368 words)

  
 Weekly Highlights August 13 2004
The working group of the Governor’s Steering Committee on Natural Resource-based Industries will meet on August 17 from 8:30-12:00 at the Department of Agriculture in Room 319 of the Deering Building on the AMHI Campus on Hospital Street in Augusta.
The group is developing a slate of indicators to track the health and well-being of Maine’s natural resource industries.
For August 9, 2004, in the southern areas of Maine surveyed by AAA, the current statewide average price for regular gasoline is $1.89 per gallon, the same as the national average retail price.
www.state.me.us /spo/sp/highlights/081304.php   (776 words)

  
 WSLC Reports OnLine -- August 9-13, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Now the fight for workplace safety moves to the Senate where proponents are expected to move quickly to try to pass their version of the bill (S.1070) as soon as the week following Labor Day when the Senate returns from the August recess.
The Senate has never had to consider the ergonomics issue -- until now the fight has always been in the House -- so Senators need to be educated about the issue, why an ergonomics standard is needed to protect workers, and why the standard shouldn't be delayed.
So please take the time during the month of August to contact Sen.
www.wslc.org /reports/8-13-99.htm   (2703 words)

  
 August Macke (1887 - 1914) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
August Macke first trained under Corinth in Berlin before visiting Paris multiple times between 1907 and 1912.
Jacques Callot, St. Mederic, Abbot, August 29; Decapitation of St. John the Baptist, August 29; St. Fiacre, August 30; Deposit of the Virgin*s Belt, August 31; seventy-sixth plate from the book, Les IMAGES DE TOUS/LES SAINCTS ET SAINTES /DE L*ANN…E...
Florence Lundborg, The Lark for August, 1985 - 1986
wwar.com /masters/m/macke-august.html   (1145 words)

  
 August 13 (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.cs.virginia.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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august-13.iqnaut.net.cob-web.org:8888   (732 words)

  
 August 13 - BR Bullpen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Events, births and deaths that occured on August 13.
The game is interrupted several times for presentations to the great hurler, including a great loving cup from the AL for all his accomplishments.
1910 - In a game which features each team having 38 at-bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, 2 errors, 5 strikeouts, 3 walks, 1 hit batsman, and 1 passed ball, the Pirates and the Superbas (later to be known as the Dodgers) play to what else - an 8-8 tie.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/August_13   (4397 words)

  
 National Baseball Hall of Fame - Press Release - August 13, 1999
Each player will present their artifacts to Hall of Fame President Dale Petroskey during pre-game ceremonies: Gwynn on August 13 in San Diego and Boggs on August 22 in Tampa/St. Petersburg.
Gwynn, who had collected hit #2000 exactly 6 years earlier, is the first National League player since Lou Brock (August 13, 1979) to reach 3,000 hits and the first to reach the milestone on foreign soil (Montréal, Canada).
He is the first player in history to achieve hit #3000 with a home run and just the seventh overall to have the hit go for extra bases.
baseballhalloffame.org /whats_new/press_releases/1999/pr1999_08_13.htm   (438 words)

  
 Press Release
Also, CAA learned from eyewitness reports that on August 13, ten more South China Church leaders were released after 43 were arrested along with two American seminary students on August 2, in Hubei.
At 9 am August 11, a Sunday school teacher’s training class was raided at Xiping Xinjian Village, Xiaogang Town, Dongxiang County, Jiangxi Province.
From June to August, in at least four towns including Lizhuang Town, Xuzhai Town, Qiaogou Town, and Fenggang Town in Gushi County, Henan Province, according to CAA’s field reporters, approximately 400 to 500 believers were arrested including pastor Huang Congju, pastor Fan Zhgang and pastor Ding Xuezhi.
www.chinaaid.org /english/press_releases/8_18_05.htm   (946 words)

  
 August 13-16, 2005
The thought of a future generation that will one day wipe out rodeos and circuses and zoos and look back at my generation in shame, carried me through the rest of the day.
Thanks for all the mail which identified the creature that Maggie caught and devoured on August 9th.
I truly appreciate all the mail that I receive each day; they are a major driving force behind the daily treks into the park for ongoing photography.
www.palemale.com /august13162005.html   (2574 words)

  
 Solar Soils: August 07, 2005 - August 13, 2005 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Addendum (August 14, 2005): A UC Berkeley press release on the discovery.
It arrived in Baikonur on August 6, 2005.
Addendum (August 14, 2005): More stuff that was in the inbox that I did not get to when I originally posted this roundup.
www.solarsoils.com /archives/week_2005_08_07.html   (1221 words)

  
 Racing History Highlights - July 31-August 13   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The NTRA compiles a sample of historic events that took place from July31-August 13.
13, 1938: Mary Hirsch became the first woman to train a Travers Stakes winner when she sent Thanksgiving to victory for owner Anne Corning.
13, 1951: At odds of 2-1, Greentree Stable's Tom Fool won his maiden race by four lengths at Saratoga Racecourse.
www.equisearch.com /horses_riding_training/sports/racing/racing073103/index.html   (959 words)

  
 Think Secret - Adios G3 iMacs; G4 towers August 13
Think Secret has confirmed Apple has tentatively scheduled August 13 as the rollout date for new, faster Power Mac G4 systems and will quietly discontinue its most popular Mac ever, the all-in-one, classic iMac over the next few months.
It is also expected that once the new systems ship (which might not be immediately after August 13), they will ship with Mac OS X version 10.2.
As for the low-end, all-in-one iMac systems priced at $799 and $999, sources say they will quietly and quickly be discontinued, and replaced by the recently announced 17-inch eMac as the signature all-in-one system.
www.thinksecret.com /news/g3imacg4towers.html   (694 words)

  
 Weekly Advisory -- August 13, 1999
The court's order, entered on August 4, 1999, stems from a three-count complaint filed by the CFTC on August 26, 1997 against Klitin and Klitin Associates II, L.P. (see CFTC News Release #4044-97 August 28, 1997).
Rainer was nominated by President Clinton on June 23, 1999, and confirmed by the Senate on August 5, 1999, to a term expiring April 13, 2004.
On August 10, 1999, the Commission approved for publication in the Federal Register a notice of a new system of records under the Privacy Act covering debt collection.
www.cftc.gov /opa/adv99/opawa34-99.htm   (1893 words)

  
 August 13, 2004
Aug 13, 2004 12:00 PM THE THIRD annual LSU AgCenter Rapides Parish/Dean Lee Research Station Crop Field Day is slated to start at 3 p.m., Aug. 26, at the Dean Lee Research...
U.S. cotton producers may be headed for a situation that industry leaders have been hoping to avoid almost since the day of the passage of the Farm Security...
Aug 13, 2004 12:00 PM Thompson Machinery, regional distributor of Caterpillar products, is celebrating 60 years of business in 2004 with a series of open house events at its...
deltafarmpress.com /issue_20040813/index.html   (582 words)

  
 Spinsanity - Posts August 13-19, 2001
A Newsweek story from the August 20 print edition of the magazine sheds some interesting light on President Bush's recent decision regarding stem cell research.
Especially sad, however, is that Seelye and Bruni failed to throughly investigate the timeline appended at the end of the print version of their own article on the August 11.
The timeline shows that the key meetings took place in July and early August - yet they report that Bush's mind was made up only after the final meeting on August 2.
www.spinsanity.org /posts/200108-3.html   (2211 words)

  
 News | Testimony | (8/13/01):
August 13, 2001 GMA Testimony to FDA on Common English Name Labeling
August 30, 2001 Traceability & Labeling Provisions of the Proposed Regulations on Genetically Modified Food & Feed and the Traceability & Labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms
April 13, 2001 GMA Letter of Opposition to Mass.
www.gmabrands.com /news/docs/Testimony.cfm?DocID=815   (2030 words)

  
 Sidley Austin | Client Resources | August 13, 2004 - Latin American Edition
On August 9, 2004, in the first enforcement action of its kind, the SEC charged several insurance companies with securities fraud for allowing market timing of mutual funds in connection with their sales of variable annuities.
The companies, Conseco, Inc., Inviva, Inc. and certain of their respective subsidiaries, have agreed to pay US$20 million in disgorgement and fines and to improve their compliance procedures.
This presentation is not intended as legal advice and should not be relied upon as a substitute for such advice.
www.sidley.com /news/pub.asp?PubID=94598132004   (265 words)

  
 CNN - Hitchcock works still fresh in fans' minds - August 13, 1999
• And the Museum of Television and Radio in Los Angeles is holding "A Centennial Salute: Hitchcock by Hitchcock" from August 13 through September 12.
Hitchcock was born August 13, 1899, the third and youngest son of Emma and William, a London poultry dealer and fruit importer.
He was raised in a strict, religious household, and educated in the Jesuit school St. Ignatius College.
www.cnn.com /SHOWBIZ/specials/1999/hitchcock/retro.html   (1211 words)

  
 Siege of Tenochtitlan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
By August, they were confined to the formerly great market precinct of Tlatelolco.
Before he surrendered he gave the people his last Mandate, telling the people to take the teachings into their homes in secret until the day the sun shines upon the Aztecs once again.
On August 13, Cortés finally entered the now-empty city once again, officially conquering it.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Siege_of_Tenochtitlan   (2820 words)

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