Historical Events In July - 19
Monday, 25 September 2023
1941 On July - 19 president Roosevelt appointed FEP Committee
1941 On this day in history the first US Army flying school for black cadets dedicted (Tuskegee Ala)
1941 On this day in history 1st US Army flying school for black cadets dedicated (Tuskegee Ala)
1942 On this day in history himmler sends a secret directive to SS Lieutenant General F.W. Kinger ordering the "resettlement" of the entire Jewish population of the General Government, to be completed by December 31.
1942 Dmitri Shostakovitch' 7th Symphony, premieres in US on this day in history.
1943 Allied air forces raid Rome during WW II on July - 19.
1943 On this day in history 500 allied air forces raid Rome during WW II
1944 1,200+ 8th Air Force bombers bomb targets in SW Germany on this day in history.
1944 Carl Bock, Danish Gestapo agent, liquidated on July - 19.
1945 Edwin Schlossberg, husband of Carolyn Kennedy on this day in history.
1945 George Barbier, actor (Man Who Came to Dinner), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history prime minister of shadow Burma government ,Bogyoke Aung San and 6 of his cabinet and 2 non-cabinet members were assassinated by British , which resulted in the political chaos in the country lasting until now.
1948 French govt of Schuman, resigns on this day in history.
1949 On July - 19 laos becomes associated state within French Union
1949 Laos independence on this day in history.
1950 French/Vietnamese offensive against Viet Minh on July - 19.
1951 Max Ettinger, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1952 15th modern Olympic games opens in Helsinki on this day in history.
1954 Jean Roger-Ducasse, composer, dies at 81 on July - 19.
1955 Koos [Jacobus J] Vorrink, Dutch soc-democrat (SDAP/AJC/PvdA), dies at 64 on July - 19.
1957 Don Bowden becomes first American to break 4 minute mile (3m58s7) on this day in history.
1957 On July - 19 the first rocket with nuclear warhead fired, Yucca Flat, Nevada
1957 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Ital author (Kaputt), dies at 59 on July - 19.
1958 On July - 19 robert Earl Hughes, weighed 1,041 lbs (473 kg), dies at 32
1961 The first in-flight movie shown (TWA) on July - 19.
1963 NASA civilian test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 105 km on July - 19.
1964 On July - 19 carol Veazie, actress (Maude-Norby), dies at 69
1965 On this day in history shooting begins on Star Trek 2nd pilot "Where No Man Has Gone Before"
1965 Syngman Rhee, president of South-Korea (1948-60), dies at 90 on July - 19.
1966 Gov James Rhodes declares state of emergency in Cleveland (race riot) on this day in history.
1967 Race riots in Durham NC on July - 19.
1967 On July - 19 uS launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km)
1969 Apollo 11 goes into Moon orbit on July - 19.
1969 Mary Jo Kopechne dies at 28, in Ted Kennedy's car on July - 19.