Historical Events Happened In July - 31
Saturday, 01 November 2014
1923 Ahmet Ertegun, CEO (Atlantic Records) on July - 31.
1925 Unemployment Insurance Act passed in England on this day in history.
1925 On July - 31 last allied occupying troops leave Ruhrgebied
1926 Hilary Putnam, American philosopher on July - 31.
1927 On this day in history walter Vogt, writer
1928 1st woman to win a track and field olympic gold medal, Halina Konopacka of Poland on July - 31.
1928 On July - 31 bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )
1929 On this day in history aristide Briand becomes premier of France
1929 On this day in history don Murray, Calif, actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love)
1930 Lou Gehrig grand slams as Yanks beat Red Sox 14-13 on July - 31.
1930 On July - 31 oleg Popov, Russian clown
1931 On this day in history kenny Burrell, American guitarist
1932 Nazi Party wins 230 seats in Reichstag and begins negotiations for Hitler to be accepted as Chancellor on July - 31.
1932 27th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2) on this day in history.
1932 Morey Carr, rocker (Playmates) on this day in history.
1932 Francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58 on July - 31.
1933 On July - 31 uSS Constitution commences tour of principal U.S. seaports.
1933 On July - 31 cees Nooteboom, Dutch writer
1934 On July - 31 29th Davis Cup: Great Britain beats USA in Wimbledon (4-1)
1935 C Jackson discovers asteroids #1362 Griqua & #2865 on July - 31.
1935 On July - 31 3rd Dutch govt of Colijn sworn in
1936 Tokyo Japan is awarded the 1940 Olympics (later cancelled) on July - 31.
1937 Politburo enables Operative Order 00447: execute 193,000 Russians on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history 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"
1938 NY Yanks suspend Jake Powell, after he said on Chicago radio he'd "hit every colored person in Chicago over head with a club" on this day in history.
1940 38 U boats sinks this month (196,000 ton) on July - 31.
1940 On July - 31 whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel
1941 Heydrich is appointed by Goering to carry out the Final Solution on this day in history.
1941 On July - 31 u boats sink 21 allied ships this month: 94,000 ton
1942 On July - 31 german SS gases 1,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia
1942 On July - 31 francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79
1943 On July - 31 transport nr 58 departs with French Jews to nazi Germany
1943 Hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp on July - 31.
1944 On this day in history the birth of Geraldine Chaplin, Actress and daughter of Charlie