Historical Events In July - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
1968 Dick Young, cricketer (England wicketkeeper v Aust 1907-08), dies on July - 01.
1969 Charles Philip Arthur George invested as Prince of Wales on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history john & Yoko are hospitilized after a car crash
1971 On July - 01 golden Gate Bridge paid for but toll is still being collected
1971 On this day in history lord Learie Constantine, WI cricketer (all-rounder & fielder), dies
1972 On this day in history ms. magazine begins publishing
1973 On this day in history first US-China basketball game, US collegiates beats Shanghai 96-61
1973 Mario La Broca, composer, dies at 76 on July - 01.
1974 Monmouthshire renamed Gwent & becomes part of Wales on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette ("You Oughta Know") was born today in Ottawa, Canada. Alanis picked up four Grammys in 1995 for songs related to the Jagged Little Pill album. Another came her way in 1997 from the video for Jagged Little Pill Live. She also performed at the 1999 Grammys and won more awards.
1974 On July - 01 juan D Peron, president of Argentina (1946-55, 73-74), dies at 78
1975 All U.S. naval gunfire training activities at the Puerto Rican island of Culebra were terminated through a joint Washington-San Juan agreement, ending a controversy that had dragged on for years on July - 01.
1975 On this day in history felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroid #2680
1976 Kenneth Gibson, is first black president of US Conference of Mayors on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history actor Liv Tyler (Armageddon) was born today in New York, NY. Her father is Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler. Mom is Playboy Playmate Bebe Buell.
1977 On July - 01 virginia Wade beats Betty Stove for Wimbeldon's woman's singles
1978 Former Pres Nixon makes first public speech since resigning in 1974 on July - 01.
1978 On this day in history northern Territory of Australia becomes self-governing
1979 On July - 01 stampede Pass, Washington is covered with 6" of snow
1979 Richard Ward, actor (Beacon Hill), dies at 64 on July - 01.
1980 On this day in history charles Percy Snow, British writer (Friends & Associates), dies at 75
1981 Laurel Canyon Calif murders (4 die, 1 wounded) on July - 01.
1981 On this day in history radio Shack 3rd release of Model III TRSDOS 1.3
1981 On July - 01 george Voskovec, actor (Fred-Nero Wolfe, Peter-Skag), dies at 76
1982 On this day in history 2,100 Unification church couples wed in NYC
1982 Challenger moves overland to Dryden on July - 01.
1982 Kosmos 1383, first search & rescue satellite, launched on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history over 2000 Unification Church couples marry at NY MSG
1982 John Everett Watts, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1983 R Buckminster Fuller, inventor/philosopher, dies in LA at 87 on July - 01.
1986 On this day in history roy Poole, actor (Winds of War), dies at 62
1988 On July - 01 hellmuth Christian Wolff, composer, dies at 82
1989 Hugh Hefner (Playboy editor) weds playmate Kimberly Conrad on July - 01.
1989 On this day in history nFL owners vote unanimously to form the WLAF