Historical Events In July - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1916 Eisenhower marries Mary `Mamie' Geneva Doud in Denver Colo on July - 01.
1916 On this day in history the birth of Olivia de Havilland, American film actress
1916 On July - 01 olivia de Havilland, Tokyo Japan, actress (Adventures of Robin Hood)
1916 William Booth, cricketer (WW I 2 Tests for England 1913-14), dies on July - 01.
1917 Race riots in East St Louis Illinois (40 to 200 reported killed) on July - 01.
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 On July - 01 seretse Khama, 1st premier/president of Botswana (Bechuanaland)
1922 On July - 01 giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I mala voglia), dies at 81
1923 On July - 01 constance Ford, actress (Ada Hobson-Another World)
1924 Regular transcontinental airmail service established, NYC-SF on July - 01.
1925 Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK on this day in history.
1925 Farley Granger, San Jose CA, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask) on July - 01.
1925 Erik Alfred Leslie Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59 on July - 01.
1926 Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster on July - 01.
1927 Hans Eklund, composer on July - 01.
1928 On this day in history constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World)
1929 On this day in history gerald M Edelman, US biochemist (Nobel 1972)
1930 Andreas JAI Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Schipluiden/Leiderdorp) on July - 01.
1931 On this day in history ice vending machines introduced in LA
1931 On July - 01 leslie Caron, Boulogne-Biliancourt France, actr (Lili, Father Goose)
1931 China floods in China killing 4,000,000 people on July - 01.
1931 China floods in China killing 400,000-4,000,000 people on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history nY Gov FDR nominated for president at the Dem Convention in Chicago
1933 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #1590 Tsiolkovskaja.
1934 On July - 01 first x-ray photo of entire body, Rochester, NY
1939 On this day in history louis Davids [Simon David], cabaret performer/chorus performer, dies
1940 On July - 01 channel Islands occupied by German forces
1941 On this day in history bulova Watch Co. pays $9 for first ever network TV commercial
1941 TV licenses granted-W2XBS-WNBT (NBC) & WCBW (CBS), NYC on this day in history.
1943 MacArthur starts the Allied offensive in the Pacific; New Guinea Isles War on July - 01.
1943 Withholding tax from paychecks starts on this day in history.
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