August 6, 1907: On this day, Jules Chauvet was born. Chauvet was a chemist and négociant who dedicated his life to making and selling wine. He was the first person to promote natural wine making in France, and also held respect as a profound wine taster.

August 6, 1981: On this day, Australia saw the first usage of the continuous starting culture production method created by The Yalumba Wine Company.

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