Historical Events In July - 01
Saturday, 23 March 2019
1896 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS] on this day in history.
1896 Harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85 on July - 01.
1897 The Bronx acquires Hutton Square on this day in history.
1897 On July - 01 bronx acquires Hutton Square
1898 Teddy Roosevelt & his Rough Riders charge up San Juan Hill on July - 01.
1898 Andre-Marie Charue, bishop of Namen Belgium on this day in history.
1899 Gideon Society established to place bibles in hotels on this day in history.
1899 SF City Hall turned over to city, after 29 years of building on this day in history.
1899 Cavan O'Connor, singer on July - 01.
1901 On July - 01 irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light)
1902 On this day in history ranji (230) & Newham (153) add 344 for 7th wkt, Sussex v Essex
1902 Billy Wyler, director (Ben Hur, Mrs Miniver) on this day in history.
1903 On July - 01 1st Tour de France bicycle race begins
1903 Amy Johnson, British pilot on this day in history.
1904 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis on July - 01.
1904 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) on July - 01.
1906 Edward Lansing Gordon Jr, Jackson Miss, long jumper (Olympic-gold-32) on this day in history.
1907 World's 1st air force established (US Army) on this day in history.
1907 On July - 01 bill Stern, Rochester NY, sportscaster (Saturday Night Fights)
1908 Estee Lauder, CEO (Estee Lauder's cosmetics) on this day in history.
1909 On July - 01 juan Carlos Onetti, novelist
1910 Chicago's Comiskey Park opens on this day in history.
1910 On July - 01 union of South Africa becomes a dominion
1910 On July - 01 marius Petipa, Fren ballet dancer/choreographer (Casse-noisette), dies
1911 Formation of Royal Australian Navy (RAN) on July - 01.
1911 German boat Panther nears for Agadir Morocco on this day in history.
1911 Alvino Rey, Cleve Ohio, orch leader (King Family) on July - 01.
1912 Ahmad H al-Bakr, Iraqi fieldmarshal/president/premier on July - 01.
1913 Serbia & Greece declare war on Bulgaria on July - 01.
1913 Jo Sinclair, writer on this day in history.
1914 On July - 01 esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
1914 Cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936) on July - 01.
1915 On this day in history australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
1915 On this day in history jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)