On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1907

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
1907 Highlights

About August 1, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo