Historical Events In July - 08
Monday, 25 January 2021
1912 On July - 08 g E V Crutchley (Oxford) 99 retired measles v Cambridge
1912 On this day in history jacques Stehman, composer
1913 Walter Kerr, NY drama critic (Sad Clowns) on this day in history.
1914 On July - 08 billy Eckstine, Pittsburgh PA, jazz singer (Tenderly, A Fool in Love)
1915 Charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers) on this day in history.
1917 Faye Emerson, Elizabeth La, actress (I've Got a Secret) on July - 08.
1918 Babe Ruth's blast over the fence in Fenway scores Amos Strunk, the Red Sox win 1-0 over Cleve, prevailing rules reduce Babe's HR to a triple on July - 08.
1918 On this day in history craig Stevens, Liberty Mo, actor (Craig-Dallas, Peter Gunn)
1919 Pres Wilson returns to NYC from Versailles Peace Conference on July - 08.
1919 On this day in history walter Scheel, German Foreign minister/president
1920 Dolph Sweet, NYC, actor (Gimme a Break, Which Way is Up) on this day in history.
1922 35th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats M Mallory (62 60) on this day in history.
1923 Harding becomes first sitting president to visit Alaska on July - 08.
1923 Harding becomes 1st sitting president to visit Alaska (Metlakahtla) on July - 08.
1923 On this day in history harrison Dillard, Cleve, 100m runner (Oly-4 gold-1948, 52)
1926 On July - 08 elizabeth Kubler-Ross, author/physician/educator
1927 On July - 08 carlo Franci, composer
1928 On this day in history phillies set record of errorless 25 inning doubleheader
1928 Carol Henry, Newark NJ, choreographer (Garry Moore Show) on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history shirley Ann Grau, author (Keepers of the House)
1930 On July - 08 valeri Aleksandrovich Yazdovsky, Russian cosmonaut
1931 On this day in history jerry Vale, [Genaro Louis Vitaliano], NYC, singer (Arriverderci Roma)
1932 On this day in history depression low point of Dow Jones Industrial Average, 41.22
1932 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1255 Schilowa on this day in history.
1932 Florenz Ziegfeld, US theatre producer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies on July - 08.
1933 On July - 08 public Works Administration becomes effective
1933 46th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats D Round (64 68 63) on this day in history.
1933 Marty Feldman, London England, comedian (Young Frankenstein) on July - 08.
1934 Ed Lumley, Canadian corporate executive and former politician on July - 08.
1935 3rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-1 at Municipal Stadium, Cleve on July - 08.
1935 John David Crow, football player (Heisman Trophy 1957) on July - 08.
1936 On July - 08 c Jackson discovers asteroid #1949 Messina
1936 Rudolf W de Korte, Dutch Unilever-director/minister EA (L) on July - 08.
1937 On this day in history barbara Ann Loden, actress (Ernie Kovac's Show)