Historical Events In July - 12
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1920 Keith Andes, Ocean City NJ, actor (Farmer's Daughter, Away All Boats) on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history babe Ruth sets record of 137 career home runs
1921 Trevor Illtyd Williams, scientific writer on July - 12.
1922 Clark MacGregor, politician (involved in Watergate) on July - 12.
1923 On this day in history k Reinmuth discovers asteroids #997 Priska & #3682
1924 On July - 12 jaap Geraedts, composer
1925 Roger Smith, CEO (General Motors) on July - 12.
1926 On July - 12 guomindangleger draws against warlord Wu Peifu
1926 On this day in history beah Richards, Vicksburg MS, actress/playwright (Big Shot, Generation)
1926 Charles Wood, composer, dies at 40 on this day in history.
1927 On July - 12 babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs
1927 On July - 12 gualberto T Hernandez, perfect minister Neth Antilles
1928 the first televised tennis match on July - 12.
1928 On this day in history 1st televised tennis match
1928 On this day in history elias James Corey, American chemist, Nobel laureate
1929 Pavle Merku, composer on this day in history.
1929 Robert Henri, US painter (The Eight), dies at 63 on July - 12.
1930 34th US Golf Open: Robert T "Bobby" Jones wins on July - 12.
1930 Gordon Pinsent, Canadian actor, director, and writer on July - 12.
1931 45,715 fans in 35,000 seat Sportsman Park St Louis, help cause many ground ruled doubles, 11 in 1st game & 21 in 2nd game for 32 on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history andre Laporte, Flemish composer
1932 Hedley Verity establishes a first-class cricket record by taking all ten wickets for only ten runs against Nottinghamshire on a pitch affected by a storm on July - 12.
1932 Harold William Woolhouse, plant scientist on this day in history.
1933 Congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33 cents per hour) on July - 12.
1933 On this day in history donald E. Westlake, American author
1933 On July - 12 willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45
1934 US Disciplinary Barracks on Alcatraz Island abandoned on July - 12.
1934 On July - 12 van Cliburn Jr, [Harvey Lavan], La, pianist (Tchaikovsky 1958)
1935 Belgium recognizes Soviet Union on July - 12.
1935 Barrie Wilson, academic on this day in history.
1935 Alfred Dreyfus, French officier (Dreyfus Affair), dies on this day in history.
1936 On July - 12 jan Nemec, Prague Czech, director (Diamonds of the Night)
1937 On this day in history -13) Tupolev ANT-25 non-stop flight Moscow to San Jacinto Calif
1937 Bill Cosby, Phila, actor/comedian (I Spy, Cosby, Leonard Part 6) on July - 12.