Historical Events In July - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1989 On this day in history william Ching, actor (Moonlighter, Terror in Haunted House), dies
1990 On this day in history german Democratic Republic accepts the Deutsche Mark as its currency
1990 In Victoria, Australia, helmetless bike riding becomes illegal on July - 01.
1990 Anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history warsaw Pact officially disbanded
1991 On July - 01 joost Baljeu, painter/founder-editor Structure, dies
1992 Franco Cristaldi, Italian producer (Amarcord), dies on July - 01.
1994 Johanna Ader-Appels, resistance fighter/author, dies on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history bruce Mitchell, S Afr cricketer (leading Test scorer with 3471), dies
1996 Alfred Marks, actor (Fanny Hill, Desert Mice), dies at 75 on July - 01.
1997 On July - 01 china regains sovereignty of Hong Kong
2000 On this day in history dengue fever in Central America
2001 On this day in history cholera in South Africa
2002 On July - 01 sARS outbreak in Worldwide killing 774 people
2003 Plague in Algeria on this day in history.
2003 On July - 01 european heat wave in France, Portugal, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Italy, Luxemburg, Ireland killing 70,000 people
2004 Leishmaniasis in Afghanistan on July - 01.
2004 On July - 01 cholera in Bangladesh
2004 On July - 01 dengue fever in Indonesia
2004 Cholera in Senegal on this day in history.
2005 Yellow fever in Mali on this day in history.
2005 dengue outbreak in Singapore in Singapore killing 27 people on July - 01.
2006 On July - 01 cholera in Luanda, Angola
2006 dengue outbreak in India in India killing 50+ people on July - 01.
2006 Chikungunya outbreaks in India on July - 01.
2006 dengue outbreak in Pakistan in Pakistan killing 50+ people on July - 01.
2006 Dengue fever in Philippines on July - 01.
2006 East Africa Rift Valley fever outbreak in East Africa killing 394 people on July - 01.
2007 A law goes into effect lowering the voting age in Austria from 18 to 16 in federal elections on July - 01.
2007 On July - 01 hong Kong celebrates 10 years of Chinese rule.
2007 Portugal takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from Germany on July - 01.
2007 On this day in history russia is composed of 85 federal subjects instead of 86 as Koryak Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Oblast were merged into the Kamchatka Krai following a 2005 referendum.
2007 Smoking in public and work places is banned in England on this day in history.
2007 On July - 01 smoking is banned in pubs and clubs in New South Wales and Victoria, Australia.