Historical Events Happened In July - 31
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
1923 Ahmet Ertegun, CEO (Atlantic Records) on this day in history.
1925 On July - 31 unemployment Insurance Act passed in England
1925 On July - 31 last allied occupying troops leave Ruhrgebied
1926 On this day in history hilary Putnam, American philosopher
1927 On July - 31 walter Vogt, writer
1928 On this day in history 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland
1928 On this day in history bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
1929 Aristide Briand becomes premier of France on this day in history.
1929 On July - 31 don Murray, Calif, actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love)
1930 On this day in history lou Gehrig grand slams as Yanks beat Red Sox 14-13
1930 On July - 31 oleg Popov, Russian clown
1931 On July - 31 kenny Burrell, American guitarist
1932 On July - 31 nazi Party wins 230 seats in Reichstag and begins negotiations for Hitler to be accepted as Chancellor.
1932 27th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2) on July - 31.
1932 Morey Carr, rocker (Playmates) on July - 31.
1932 On July - 31 francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58
1933 USS Constitution commences tour of principal U.S. seaports on July - 31.
1933 Cees Nooteboom, Dutch writer on July - 31.
1934 29th Davis Cup: Great Britain beats USA in Wimbledon (4-1) on July - 31.
1935 C Jackson discovers asteroids #1362 Griqua & #2865 on July - 31.
1935 On July - 31 3rd Dutch govt of Colijn sworn in
1936 On this day in history tokyo Japan is awarded the 1940 Olympics (later cancelled)
1937 Politburo enables Operative Order 00447: execute 193,000 Russians on July - 31.
1938 NY Yanks suspend Jake Powell, after he said on Chicago radio he'd "hit every colored person in Chicago over the head with a club" on this day in history.
1938 On July - 31 nY Yanks suspend Jake Powell, after he said on Chicago radio he'd "hit every colored person in Chicago over head with a club"
1940 On this day in history 38 U boats sinks this month (196,000 ton)
1940 Whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel on July - 31.
1941 Heydrich is appointed by Goering to carry out the Final Solution on July - 31.
1941 On July - 31 u boats sink 21 allied ships this month: 94,000 ton
1942 German SS gases 1,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia on this day in history.
1942 On July - 31 francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79
1943 Transport nr 58 departs with French Jews to nazi Germany on July - 31.
1943 Hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp on this day in history.
1944 The birth of Geraldine Chaplin, Actress and daughter of Charlie on July - 31.