Historical Events In July - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
1916 Eisenhower marries Mary `Mamie' Geneva Doud in Denver Colo on this day in history.
1916 On July - 01 the birth of Olivia de Havilland, American film actress
1916 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1919 On July - 01 first class postage drops from 3. to 2.
1919 Hans Bender, German poet on July - 01.
1921 Seretse Khama, 1st premier/president of Botswana (Bechuanaland) on July - 01.
1922 Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I mala voglia), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history constance Ford, actress (Ada Hobson-Another World)
1924 Regular transcontinental airmail service established, NYC-SF on this day in history.
1925 Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK on this day in history.
1925 On July - 01 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 Constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World) on this day in history.
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 Ice vending machines introduced in LA on July - 01.
1931 On this day in history leslie Caron, Boulogne-Biliancourt France, actr (Lili, Father Goose)
1931 On July - 01 china floods in China killing 4,000,000 people
1931 China floods in China killing 400,000-4,000,000 people on July - 01.
1932 NY Gov FDR nominated for president at the Dem Convention in Chicago on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history macArthur starts the Allied offensive in the Pacific; New Guinea Isles War.
1943 On this day in history withholding tax from paychecks starts
1943 Auguste Reitsma, Dutch resistance fighter (census director), executed on July - 01.
1944 On July - 01 bretton Woods Conference starts, establishing IMF & World Bank