Historical Events In July - 01
Sunday, 26 May 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 On July - 01 the Bronx acquires Hutton Square
1897 Bronx acquires Hutton Square on this day in history.
1898 Teddy Roosevelt & his Rough Riders charge up San Juan Hill on this day in history.
1898 On July - 01 andre-Marie Charue, bishop of Namen Belgium
1899 On July - 01 gideon Society established to place bibles in hotels
1899 On this day in history sF City Hall turned over to city, after 29 years of building
1899 Cavan O'Connor, singer on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light)
1902 On July - 01 ranji (230) & Newham (153) add 344 for 7th wkt, Sussex v Essex
1902 On July - 01 billy Wyler, director (Ben Hur, Mrs Miniver)
1903 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1906 On this day in history edward Lansing Gordon Jr, Jackson Miss, long jumper (Olympic-gold-32)
1907 On this day in history world's 1st air force established (US Army)
1907 On July - 01 bill Stern, Rochester NY, sportscaster (Saturday Night Fights)
1908 On this day in history estee Lauder, CEO (Estee Lauder's cosmetics)
1909 Juan Carlos Onetti, novelist on July - 01.
1910 Chicago's Comiskey Park opens on this day in history.
1910 Union of South Africa becomes a dominion on July - 01.
1910 Marius Petipa, Fren ballet dancer/choreographer (Casse-noisette), dies on July - 01.
1911 Formation of Royal Australian Navy (RAN) on July - 01.
1911 German boat Panther nears for Agadir Morocco on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history alvino Rey, Cleve Ohio, orch leader (King Family)
1912 On July - 01 ahmad H al-Bakr, Iraqi fieldmarshal/president/premier
1913 On July - 01 serbia & Greece declare war on Bulgaria
1913 On July - 01 jo Sinclair, writer
1914 Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island on July - 01.
1914 On July - 01 cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
1915 Australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service on this day in history.
1915 Jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter) on this day in history.