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Historical Events Happened In July - 31

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1969  Mariner 6 flies past Mars on this day in history.  

1969  National Guard mobilizes in racial disturbances in Baton Rouge, La on this day in history.  

1970  On July - 31 chet Huntley retires from NBC, ends "Huntley-Brinkley Report"  

1972  On this day in history thomas Eagleton withdraws as Democratic VP candidate  

1972  Paul-Henri Spaak, Belgian premier/sect-gen (NATO, 1957-61), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1973  Delta Airlines DC-9 crashes in fog at Logan Airport, Boston, killing all but one of 89 aboard. Lone survivor dies 6 months later on July - 31.  

1977  On this day in history stacy Moskowitz, shot to death by Son of Sam, at 20  

1978  On this day in history gunman shoots his way into the Iraqi Embassy in Paris  

1978  On July - 31 carleton Percy Hobbs, actor (I Claudius, Dark Places), dies at 80  

1979  N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2402 Satpaev & #2416 Sharonov on this day in history.  

1979  On July - 31 beatrix Lehmann, actress (Psyche '59, Rat, Staircase), dies at 76  

1980  John Phillips of the Mamas & Papas is arrested on drug charges on this day in history.  

1980  On July - 31 soyuz 37 crew returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 36  

1980  Bobby Van, actor/TV host (Make Me Laugh), dies of cancer at 49 on July - 31.  

1981  Arnette Hubbard installed as first woman president of the Natl Bar Assn on this day in history.  

1981  Gen Omar Torrijos, leader of Panama, dies in plane crash on this day in history.  

1982  46 kids & 7 adults die as 2 buses & several cars collide in France on July - 31.  

1984  US men's gymnastics team won team gold medal at LA Summer Olympics on this day in history.  

1984  On July - 31 bill Raisch, one armed actor (Fred Johnson-Fugitive), dies at 79  

1985  On this day in history eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78  

1986  Theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73 on July - 31.  

1987  On July - 31 rockwell International awarded contract to build a 5th shuttle  

1988  Miami Dolphins beat SF 49ers 27-21 in London on this day in history.  

1988  On this day in history trinidad Silva, killed in auto accident at 38  

1990  Nolan Ryan becomes the 20th major league pitcher to win 300 games on July - 31.  

1990  Fernando Sancho, dies after operation for malignant tumor at 72 on July - 31.  

1992  G Harold Carswell, supreme court justice candidate 1970, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1993  Baudouin, king of Belgium (1951-93), dies at 62 from heart problems on July - 31.  

1994  On this day in history anne Shelton, British singer (Glenn Miller Band), dies at 66  

1995  On this day in history genevieve Tobin Keighley, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini), dies at 83  

1996  On this day in history joan "Maudie" Warburton, painter, dies at 76  

1997  On this day in history beam Dai, head of South Vietnam (1949-55), dies  

2011  On this day in history arab Spring: Because of the uncertaintities associated with a clamp-down of the free press, there is believed to be at least 121 people killed in a Syrian Army tank raid on the town of Hama and over 150 people are reportedly killed across the country. The total dead throughout Syria may never be known, but an estimate as of sep 24 is 3,000.  

2011  On this day in history in Thailand over 12.8 million people are affected by severe flooding. The World Bank estimates damages at 1,440 billion baht (US$45 billion).  

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Famous Birthdays In July - 31

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1143  Emperor Nijo of Japan (d. 1165) was born on July - 31.  

1396  On July - 31 birth of philips, the Good, Duke of Burgundy//Brabant/Limburg/count  

1443  Albrecht III of Saxon-Meisen, duke of Saxon was born on this day in history.  

1527  On July - 31 birth of maximilian II, German King/Emperor (1564-76)  

1550  On this day in history birth of jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster  

1578  On July - 31 birth of catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange  

1597  Sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized was born on July - 31.  

1598  On July - 31 birth of alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor and architect (d. 1654)  

Famous Deaths In July - 31

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0855  Death of Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780) on this day in history.  

1358  On this day in history etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies  

1396  On this day in history death of william Courtenay, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1342)  

1508  On July - 31 death of na'od, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1494)  

1556  Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 on July - 31.  

1566  Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 on July - 31.  

1648  Benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60 on July - 31.  

1653  Death of Thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1576) on July - 31.