Historical Events In July - 12
Monday, 03 August 2020
1920 On July - 12 keith Andes, Ocean City NJ, actor (Farmer's Daughter, Away All Boats)
1921 Babe Ruth sets record of 137 career home runs on July - 12.
1921 Trevor Illtyd Williams, scientific writer on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history clark MacGregor, politician (involved in Watergate)
1923 On July - 12 k Reinmuth discovers asteroids #997 Priska & #3682
1924 On this day in history jaap Geraedts, composer
1925 On this day in history roger Smith, CEO (General Motors)
1926 On this day in history guomindangleger draws against warlord Wu Peifu
1926 Beah Richards, Vicksburg MS, actress/playwright (Big Shot, Generation) on this day in history.
1926 On July - 12 charles Wood, composer, dies at 40
1927 Babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs on July - 12.
1927 Gualberto T Hernandez, perfect minister Neth Antilles on July - 12.
1928 the first televised tennis match on July - 12.
1928 On this day in history 1st televised tennis match
1928 On July - 12 elias James Corey, American chemist, Nobel laureate
1929 On this day in history pavle Merku, composer
1929 On this day in history robert Henri, US painter (The Eight), dies at 63
1930 On July - 12 34th US Golf Open: Robert T "Bobby" Jones wins
1930 On July - 12 gordon Pinsent, Canadian actor, director, and writer
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 July - 12.
1931 Andre Laporte, Flemish composer on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history 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
1932 On this day in history harold William Woolhouse, plant scientist
1933 On this day in history congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33 cents per hour)
1933 On July - 12 donald E. Westlake, American author
1933 Willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45 on July - 12.
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 this day in history.
1935 Barrie Wilson, academic on July - 12.
1935 Alfred Dreyfus, French officier (Dreyfus Affair), dies on July - 12.
1936 On this day in history jan Nemec, Prague Czech, director (Diamonds of the Night)
1937 On July - 12 -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.