Historical Events In July - 09
Sunday, 13 June 2021
1915 David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943) on July - 09.
1916 On this day in history the first cargo submarine to cross the Atlantic arrives in US from Germany
1916 On July - 09 1st cargo submarine to cross Atlantic arrives in US from Germany
1916 On this day in history edward Heath, (C) British PM (1970-74)
1917 British warship "Vanguard" explodes at Scapa Flow killing 800 on July - 09.
1917 On July - 09 british warship "Vanguard" explodes at Scapa Flow killing 804
1917 On this day in history ted Steele, Hartford Ct, orch leader (Cavalcade of Stars)
1918 101 killed & 171 injured in worst US train wreck, Nashville, Tenn on this day in history.
1918 On July - 09 uS Army's Distinguished Service Cross authorized
1918 On this day in history herbert Brun, composer
1919 Peggy Braithwaite, lighthouse-keeper on July - 09.
1921 On this day in history jacob J Hage, Dutch farmer/WW II resistance fighter
1922 On July - 09 johnny Weissmuller swims 1st 100 m free style under 1 minute
1922 Rey Hassan, Morroco, King of Morocco (1961- ) on this day in history.
1923 Calgary Alberta, Guy Weadick holds first Chuckwagon Race at the Stampede, persuading 6 local ranchers to risk their wagons and horses in what will be billed as 'the half mile of hell' on July - 09.
1924 On July - 09 leonard Pennario, Buffalo NY, pianist (LA Philharmonic)
1925 On this day in history alan Dale, Bkln NY, singer (Alan Dale Show)
1926 Chiang Kai-shek appointed to national-revolutionary supreme commander on July - 09.
1926 On July - 09 ben Roy Mottelson, American-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
1927 Atty William T Francis named minister to Liberia on this day in history.
1927 Ed Ames, Malden Mass, actor (Mingo-Daniel Boone) on this day in history.
1928 On July - 09 vince Edwards, Bkln NY, actor (Ben Casey, Matt Lincoln, Firehouse)
1929 On this day in history lee Hazelwood, Ok, country singer/songwriter (Summer Wine, Jackson)
1930 Buddy Bregman, Chicago, orch leader (Eddie Fisher Show) on July - 09.
1932 Washington Redskins (then Boston Braves) forms on July - 09.
1932 Donald Rumsfeld, politician (involved in Watergate) on July - 09.
1932 Henry Howell, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests 1920-24), dies on July - 09.
1933 Frankford Yellowjackets sold, rechristened Philadelphia Eagles on July - 09.
1933 Nodar Kalistratovich Gabuniya, composer on this day in history.
1934 SS-Reichs Fuhrer Himmler takes command of German Concentration Camps on this day in history.
1934 Michael Graves, American architect on this day in history.
1934 Otakar Zich, composer, dies at 55 on July - 09.
1935 Mercedes Sosa, [La Negra], Argentina, singer on this day in history.
1936 On this day in history david Joel Zinman, NYC, composer/conductor (Balt Symphony-1983)