Historical Events In July - 01
Saturday, 23 March 2019
1990 In Victoria, Australia, helmetless bike riding becomes illegal on July - 01.
1990 On this day in history anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48
1991 Warsaw Pact officially disbanded on July - 01.
1991 Joost Baljeu, painter/founder-editor Structure, dies on this day in history.
1992 Franco Cristaldi, Italian producer (Amarcord), dies on July - 01.
1994 On July - 01 johanna Ader-Appels, resistance fighter/author, dies
1995 On July - 01 bruce Mitchell, S Afr cricketer (leading Test scorer with 3471), dies
1996 Alfred Marks, actor (Fanny Hill, Desert Mice), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1997 On July - 01 china regains sovereignty of Hong Kong
2007 On this day in history a law goes into effect lowering the voting age in Austria from 18 to 16 in federal elections.
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 July - 01 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 Smoking is banned in pubs and clubs in New South Wales and Victoria, Australia on this day in history.
2007 The Concert For Diana is held at Wembley Stadium to commemorate Diana, Princess of Wales on July - 01.
2010 On July - 01 belgium takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from Spain.
2012 On July - 01 17 people are killed and 45 injured in an attack on two churches in Garissa, Kenya
2013 On this day in history demonstrations occur across Egypt with 15 million people calling for the resignation of their President, Mohammed Morsi
2014 On July - 01 jennifer Love Hewitt joins the CBS series "Criminal Minds"
2017 On this day in history ethiopian politician, Tedros Adhanom takes office as first African Director-General of the World Health Organisation
2017 Canada celebrates 150 years since its formation on this day in history.
2017 Brazilian police arrest drug kingpin Luiz Carlos da Rocha in Sorriso on July - 01.
2017 On this day in history mexican police kill 19 gunmen in drug-related shootout in northern state of Sinaloa
2018 On this day in history mexician General election: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador elected President of Mexico
2018 On July - 01 colombia's Chiribiquete National Park declared a world heritage site by the UN
2018 Suicide bombing targeting Sikh community kills at least 19 people in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on July - 01.
2018 On this day in history french gangster Redoine Faid escapes the Sud-Francilien prison in Réau, France by helicopter
2018 Canada's retaliatory tariffs against the US's steel tariffs take effect, 25% on some steel, 10% on 250 other goods on July - 01.
2018 Nationwide protests over Trump administration immigration policies in the US on this day in history.
2018 NBA super star LeBron James agrees to a 4-year $154m deal with the LA Lakers, moving from Cleveland Cavaliers on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history pGA Women's Championship, Kemper Lakes GC: Park Sung-hyun of South Korea wins in a playoff with Nasa Hataoka & Ryu So-yeon
2018 On July - 01 uS Open Seniors Golf, Broadmoor GC: David Toms wins by 1 stroke from Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Jerry Kelly & Tim Petrovic