Historical Events In July - 25
Monday, 22 July 2019
1930 On July - 25 phila Athletics triple steal in 1st & 4th innings vs Cleveland
1930 Maureen Forrester, Montreal Canada, contralto (Ressurection Symphony) on July - 25.
1932 Cyriel Buysse, Flemish baron/writer (It Bolleken), dies [or 1936] on this day in history.
1933 On July - 25 1st Dutch live radio concert: Duke Ellington
1934 On July - 25 failed nazi coup in Austria
1934 On July - 25 engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian chancellor assassinated by nazis
1935 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1641 Tana on July - 25.
1936 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #3761 on this day in history.
1936 115 acre Orchard Beach opens in the Bronx on July - 25.
1937 The birth of Colin Renfrew, British archaeologist on July - 25.
1938 On July - 25 jewish artisans not allowed in Germany
1939 5th & last Dutch govt of Colijn, forms on July - 25.
1940 John Sigmund begins swimming for 89 hrs 46 mins in the Mississippi R on July - 25.
1941 On July - 25 fDR bans selling benzine/gasoline to Japan
1942 On July - 25 german troops occupy Rostov
1943 Benito Mussolini dismissed as premier of Italy during WW II on July - 25.
1943 On this day in history benito Mussolini, the Italian dictator, forced to resign
1943 With American and British forces racing across Sicily, Italian King Emmanuel III, acting under the recommendation of the Fascist Grand Council, dismissed Fascist leader Benito Mussolini and placed him under arrest on this day in history.
1943 1st warship named for a Black person, SS Leonard Roy Harmon, launched on this day in history.
1944 The breakout from the Normandy beaches begins on July - 25.
1944 On this day in history the first jet fighter used in combat (Messerschmitt 262)
1944 -26] Japanse banzai-attack on Guam on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history lesley J McNair, US lt-general, killed by US bomb at St-Lo
1946 The first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show on this day in history.
1946 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) on July - 25.
1946 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies on July - 25.
1947 On this day in history uS Air Force, Navy & War Dept form US Dept of Defense
1947 US Deptartment of the Army created on this day in history.
1950 On July - 25 goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroids #1799 Koussevitzky, #1822 Waterman & #2842
1951 On this day in history l Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy
1952 Commonwealth of Puerto Rico created (Constitution Day) on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1788 Kiess
1952 On July - 25 herbert Murrill, composer, dies at 43
1953 NYC transit fare rises from 10. to 15., first use of subway tokens on this day in history.