Historical Events In July - 25
Monday, 18 February 2019
1930 Phila Athletics triple steal in 1st & 4th innings vs Cleveland on July - 25.
1930 On this day in history maureen Forrester, Montreal Canada, contralto (Ressurection Symphony)
1932 On this day in history cyriel Buysse, Flemish baron/writer (It Bolleken), dies [or 1936]
1933 On July - 25 1st Dutch live radio concert: Duke Ellington
1934 On this day in history failed nazi coup in Austria
1934 Engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian chancellor assassinated by nazis on July - 25.
1935 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1641 Tana on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1940 John Sigmund begins swimming for 89 hrs 46 mins in the Mississippi R on this day in history.
1941 On July - 25 fDR bans selling benzine/gasoline to Japan
1942 German troops occupy Rostov on this day in history.
1943 Benito Mussolini dismissed as premier of Italy during WW II on this day in history.
1943 Benito Mussolini, the Italian dictator, forced to resign on this day in history.
1943 On this day in history 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
1943 On this day in history 1st warship named for a Black person, SS Leonard Roy Harmon, launched
1944 On this day in history the breakout from the Normandy beaches begins.
1944 The first jet fighter used in combat (Messerschmitt 262) on July - 25.
1944 -26] Japanse banzai-attack on Guam on this day in history.
1944 Lesley J McNair, US lt-general, killed by US bomb at St-Lo on July - 25.
1946 On this day in history the first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show
1946 On July - 25 uS detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion)
1946 On July - 25 narziss Oh, German psychology, dies
1947 On July - 25 uS Air Force, Navy & War Dept form US Dept of Defense
1947 US Deptartment of the Army created on this day in history.
1950 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroids #1799 Koussevitzky, #1822 Waterman & #2842 on July - 25.
1951 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy on July - 25.
1952 On July - 25 commonwealth of Puerto Rico created (Constitution Day)
1952 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1788 Kiess on July - 25.
1952 On this day in history herbert Murrill, composer, dies at 43
1953 On this day in history nYC transit fare rises from 10. to 15., first use of subway tokens