Historical Events In July - 01
Sunday, 26 May 2019
1916 On July - 01 eisenhower marries Mary `Mamie' Geneva Doud in Denver Colo
1916 On this day in history the birth of Olivia de Havilland, American film actress
1916 Olivia de Havilland, Tokyo Japan, actress (Adventures of Robin Hood) on this day in history.
1916 On July - 01 william Booth, cricketer (WW I 2 Tests for England 1913-14), dies
1917 Race riots in East St Louis Illinois (40 to 200 reported killed) on this day in history.
1919 First class postage drops from 3. to 2 on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history hans Bender, German poet
1921 Seretse Khama, 1st premier/president of Botswana (Bechuanaland) on this day in history.
1922 Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I mala voglia), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1923 On July - 01 constance Ford, actress (Ada Hobson-Another World)
1924 Regular transcontinental airmail service established, NYC-SF on July - 01.
1925 On July - 01 secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK
1925 On this day in history farley Granger, San Jose CA, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask)
1925 On this day in history erik Alfred Leslie Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59
1926 Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster on July - 01.
1927 Hans Eklund, composer on this day in history.
1928 On July - 01 constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World)
1929 On July - 01 gerald M Edelman, US biochemist (Nobel 1972)
1930 On this day in history andreas JAI Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Schipluiden/Leiderdorp)
1931 On this day in history ice vending machines introduced in LA
1931 Leslie Caron, Boulogne-Biliancourt France, actr (Lili, Father Goose) on this day in history.
1932 NY Gov FDR nominated for president at the Dem Convention in Chicago on July - 01.
1933 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1590 Tsiolkovskaja on this day in history.
1934 First x-ray photo of entire body, Rochester, NY on this day in history.
1939 Louis Davids [Simon David], cabaret performer/chorus performer, dies on July - 01.
1940 On this day in history channel Islands occupied by German forces
1941 On July - 01 bulova Watch Co. pays $9 for first ever network TV commercial
1941 On July - 01 tV licenses granted-W2XBS-WNBT (NBC) & WCBW (CBS), NYC
1943 MacArthur starts the Allied offensive in the Pacific; New Guinea Isles War on this day in history.
1943 On July - 01 withholding tax from paychecks starts
1943 Auguste Reitsma, Dutch resistance fighter (census director), executed on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history bretton Woods Conference starts, establishing IMF & World Bank
1944 On this day in history carl Mayer, actor (Dreaming Lips, Ariane, Sunrise), dies at 49
1945 Troops of the 7th Division land at Balikpapan in south-east Borneo on this day in history.