Historical Events In July - 02
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1928 On July - 02 british parliament accept female sufferage
1929 Gladys Brockwell, actress (Oliver Twist), dies at 34 on this day in history.
1930 Anders Randolf, actor (Love of Sunya, Dangerous Curves), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1932 On July - 02 fDR makes first presidential nominating conventional acceptance speech
1932 On July - 02 52nd Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Ellsworth Vines beats H Austin (64 62 60)
1932 Manoel II, last king of Portugal (1908-10), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1933 Carl Hubbell shuts-out Cards 1-0 in 18 innings without a walk on July - 02.
1934 On July - 02 general Lazaro Cardenas elected president of Mexico
1935 On this day in history c Jackson discovers asteroid #1357 Khama
1935 On this day in history great Britain boxers beat US team in first intl Golden Gloves
1935 On this day in history great Britain boxers beat US team in 1st intl Golden Gloves
1935 On July - 02 alfred Dreyfus, french colonel, dies
1936 On this day in history harry Northrup, actor (Who's Knocking at My Door), dies at 60
1937 On July - 02 amelia Earhart & Fred Noonan disappear over Pacific Ocean
1937 On this day in history amelia Earhart, the US aviator, disappears somewhere over the Pacific Ocean
1937 C Jackson discovers asteroids #1429 Pemba & #1456 Saldanha on July - 02.
1937 57th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Don Budge beats G von Cramm (63 64 62) on this day in history.
1937 Amelia Earhart Putnam, Dutch pilot/1st female to fly Atl, dies at 40 on this day in history.
1938 On July - 02 helen Wills Moody (US) wins her 8th & final Wimbeldon singles
1938 On this day in history 51st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (64 60)
1939 Alfred R Zimmerman, mayor of Rotterdam (1906-22), dies on July - 02.
1940 On July - 02 lake Washington (Seattle) Floating bridge dedicated
1940 On this day in history the Arandora Star was torpedoed en route to Canada, survirors rescued by HMCS ST. Laurent
1940 On this day in history dutch PM Colijn publishes "Borders of 2 Worlds" (German victory)
1940 Ben[jamin] Turpin, US comic (Saps at Sea, His New Job), dies on this day in history.
1941 On July - 02 diMaggio breaks Willie Keeler's 44 game hitting streak (45th of 56)
1941 Mohammad Baqa Jilani, cricketer (Test for India), dies at 29 on this day in history.
1943 Lt Charles Hall, becomes first black pilot to shoot down Nazi plane on July - 02.
1943 Gulf of Biskaje: Liberator bombers sinks U-126 on July - 02.
1944 On this day in history marshal von Kluge replaces General von Rundstedt
1945 On this day in history uSS Barb (SS-220) bombards Japanese installations on Kaihyo Island, Japan; first successful use of rockets against shore positions.
1946 Anthony Overton publisher/cosmetics manufacturer/banker, dies at 81 on July - 02.
1946 On this day in history establishment of VX-3 to evaluate adaptability of helicopters to naval purposes.
1946 Dutch Beel govt forms on July - 02.