Historical Events In July - 19
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1941 On this day in history president Roosevelt appointed FEP Committee
1941 On July - 19 the first US Army flying school for black cadets dedicted (Tuskegee Ala)
1941 1st US Army flying school for black cadets dedicated (Tuskegee Ala) on this day in history.
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 On July - 19 dmitri Shostakovitch' 7th Symphony, premieres in US
1943 On July - 19 allied air forces raid Rome during WW II
1943 On July - 19 500 allied air forces raid Rome during WW II
1944 1,200+ 8th Air Force bombers bomb targets in SW Germany on July - 19.
1944 Carl Bock, Danish Gestapo agent, liquidated on this day in history.
1945 Edwin Schlossberg, husband of Carolyn Kennedy on July - 19.
1945 George Barbier, actor (Man Who Came to Dinner), dies at 80 on July - 19.
1947 On July - 19 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 Laos becomes associated state within French Union on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history laos independence
1950 French/Vietnamese offensive against Viet Minh on this day in history.
1951 On this day in history max Ettinger, composer, dies at 77
1952 On July - 19 15th modern Olympic games opens in Helsinki
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 this day in history.
1957 On this day in history don Bowden becomes first American to break 4 minute mile (3m58s7)
1957 The first rocket with nuclear warhead fired, Yucca Flat, Nevada on this day in history.
1957 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Ital author (Kaputt), dies at 59 on this day in history.
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 On July - 19 nASA civilian test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 105 km
1964 Carol Veazie, actress (Maude-Norby), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1965 On July - 19 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 On July - 19 gov James Rhodes declares state of emergency in Cleveland (race riot)
1967 Race riots in Durham NC on this day in history.
1967 On July - 19 uS launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km)
1969 On this day in history apollo 11 goes into Moon orbit
1969 On July - 19 mary Jo Kopechne dies at 28, in Ted Kennedy's car