Historical Events For July - 31
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
1923 Ahmet Ertegun, CEO (Atlantic Records) on July - 31.
1925 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 July - 31.
1929 Don Murray, Calif, actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love) on this day in history.
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 July - 31 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 On this day in history 27th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2)
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 this day in history.
1933 On July - 31 cees Nooteboom, Dutch writer
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 this day in history 3rd Dutch govt of Colijn sworn in
1936 On July - 31 tokyo Japan is awarded the 1940 Olympics (later cancelled)
1937 Politburo enables Operative Order 00447: execute 193,000 Russians on July - 31.
1938 On July - 31 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 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 38 U boats sinks this month (196,000 ton) on this day in history.
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 U boats sink 21 allied ships this month: 94,000 ton on this day in history.
1942 German SS gases 1,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia on July - 31.
1942 Francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1944 On July - 31 the birth of Geraldine Chaplin, Actress and daughter of Charlie