On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bank of Italy (later Bank of America) opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, San Francisco

Banker and Entrepreneur Amadeo Giannini
Banker and Entrepreneur
Amadeo Giannini
  • First Scout camp opens on Brownsea Island, in Poole Harbour, Dorset
  • U.S. Army Signal Corps establish a small Aeronautical Division