Historical Events In July - 01
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1896 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS] on July - 01.
1896 On this day in history harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85
1897 On this day in history the Bronx acquires Hutton Square
1897 Bronx acquires Hutton Square on July - 01.
1898 Teddy Roosevelt & his Rough Riders charge up San Juan Hill on this day in history.
1898 Andre-Marie Charue, bishop of Namen Belgium on July - 01.
1899 Gideon Society established to place bibles in hotels on this day in history.
1899 On this day in history sF City Hall turned over to city, after 29 years of building
1899 On July - 01 cavan O'Connor, singer
1901 On July - 01 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 On July - 01 3rd modern Olympic games opens in St Louis
1904 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood) on July - 01.
1906 On this day in history edward Lansing Gordon Jr, Jackson Miss, long jumper (Olympic-gold-32)
1907 World's 1st air force established (US Army) on this day in history.
1907 Bill Stern, Rochester NY, sportscaster (Saturday Night Fights) on July - 01.
1908 Estee Lauder, CEO (Estee Lauder's cosmetics) on July - 01.
1909 Juan Carlos Onetti, novelist on this day in history.
1910 Chicago's Comiskey Park opens on July - 01.
1910 Union of South Africa becomes a dominion on July - 01.
1910 Marius Petipa, Fren ballet dancer/choreographer (Casse-noisette), dies on this day in history.
1911 On July - 01 formation of Royal Australian Navy (RAN)
1911 On July - 01 german boat Panther nears for Agadir Morocco
1911 On July - 01 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 this day in history jo Sinclair, writer
1914 On this day in history esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company, Vancouver Island
1914 On this day in history cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
1915 On July - 01 australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
1915 On July - 01 jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)