Historical Events In July - 25
Monday, 22 July 2019
1865 On July - 25 "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor
1866 US Grant named first general of Army on July - 25.
1866 25th Postmaster General: Alexander W Randall of Wis takes office on July - 25.
1866 On July - 25 frederick Frost Blackman, English botanist
1866 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist, dies on this day in history.
1867 Max Dauthendy, German painter/author (Ewige Hochzeit) on July - 25.
1868 Territory of Wyoming created on this day in history.
1868 On July - 25 uS Congress forms Wyoming Territory (Dakota, Utah & Idaho)
1870 On July - 25 jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch vicar (Young Flanders)
1871 Carrousel patented by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa on this day in history.
1871 Carousel patents by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa on July - 25.
1883 On this day in history alfredo Casella, Turin Italy, composer (La Giara)
1884 On this day in history davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
1885 On July - 25 benito Lynch, Irish/Argentine writer (Caranchos de la Florida)
1890 On this day in history julian Rivero, SF CA, actor (Son of Oklahoma, Via Pony Express)
1893 Dorothy Dickson, actress/dancer (Paying the Piper, Danny Boy) on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history the birth of Walter Brennan, American actor
1895 Yvonne Printemps, Ermont France, singer/actress (Le Duel) on this day in history.
1896 On July - 25 richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy)
1897 Writer Jack London sails to join the Klondike Gold Rush where he will write his first successful stories on July - 25.
1897 Hermann Ambrosius, composer on July - 25.
1898 On this day in history during the Spanish-American War, U.S. forces launched their invasion of Puerto Rico, a 108-mile long, forty-mile-wide island that was one of Spain's two principle possessions in the Caribbean.
1898 The first US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay on July - 25.
1898 1st US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay on July - 25.
1899 Arthur Lubin, film director on July - 25.
1900 Gilbert Jessop hits his 2nd 100 before lunch in same cricket match on this day in history.
1900 On July - 25 enrique Amorim, Uruguayan author (La victoria no viene sola)
1901 On this day in history walter Breedveld/Reinier de Muntel, writer (Een ship vergaat)
1902 On July - 25 james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
1902 On July - 25 eric Hoffer, longshoreman/author (True Believer)
1903 Castle on top of Telegraph Hill closes on July - 25.
1903 On July - 25 andre Fleury, composer
1905 Elias Canetti, Bulgarian/British novelist (Life-Terms, Nobel 1981) on this day in history.
1907 Korea becomes a protectorate of Japan on July - 25.