Historical Events In July - 01
Tuesday, 26 January 2021
1989 On July - 01 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 this day in history.
1990 On July - 01 anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48
1991 On July - 01 warsaw Pact officially disbanded
1991 Joost Baljeu, painter/founder-editor Structure, dies on July - 01.
1992 Franco Cristaldi, Italian producer (Amarcord), dies on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history johanna Ader-Appels, resistance fighter/author, dies
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 China regains sovereignty of Hong Kong on July - 01.
2000 Dengue fever in Central America on this day in history.
2001 On July - 01 cholera in South Africa
2002 SARS outbreak in Worldwide killing 774 people on July - 01.
2003 On this day in history plague in Algeria
2003 On this day in history european heat wave in France, Portugal, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Italy, Luxemburg, Ireland killing 70,000 people
2004 On July - 01 leishmaniasis in Afghanistan
2004 Cholera in Bangladesh on this day in history.
2004 On this day in history dengue fever in Indonesia
2004 On July - 01 cholera in Senegal
2005 On July - 01 yellow fever in Mali
2005 dengue outbreak in Singapore in Singapore killing 27 people on this day in history.
2006 Cholera in Luanda, Angola on this day in history.
2006 dengue outbreak in India in India killing 50+ people on July - 01.
2006 Chikungunya outbreaks in India on this day in history.
2006 dengue outbreak in Pakistan in Pakistan killing 50+ people on July - 01.
2006 Dengue fever in Philippines on July - 01.
2006 On July - 01 east Africa Rift Valley fever outbreak in East Africa killing 394 people
2007 A law goes into effect lowering the voting age in Austria from 18 to 16 in federal elections on July - 01.
2007 Hong Kong celebrates 10 years of Chinese rule on July - 01.
2007 On this day in history portugal takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from Germany.
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 On this day in history smoking in public and work places is banned in England.
2007 On this day in history smoking is banned in pubs and clubs in New South Wales and Victoria, Australia.