World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - July 1
549 Historic Events for July 1
1892

James M Cain, Minneapolis Mn, novelist (Postman Always Rings Twice)

Birth
1892

Jean Lur‡at, French painter/carpet designer

Birth
1893

Walter Francis White, Atlanta Georgia

Birth
1893

SF Bay City Club opens 1st US bicycle race track, made of wood

Event
1894

Julius PJA van Nyevelt, Dutch min of Foreign affairs, dies at 77

Death
1896

Harriet Beecher Stowe, US author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), dies at 85

Death
1896

Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]

Birth
1896

Harbor of Ymuiden opens

Event
1896

Wilfrid Laurel sworn in as 1st French speaking premier

Event
1897

Bronx acquires Hutton Square

Event
1898

Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders charge up San Juan Hill

Event
1898

Andr‚-Marie Charue, bishop of Namen Belgium

Birth
1899

SF City Hall turned over to city, after 29 years of building

Event
1899

Gideon Society established to place bibles in hotels

Event
1899

Cavan O'Connor, singer

Birth
1899

Charles Laughton, England, actor (Mutiny on Bounty, Spartacus)

Birth
1901

Sylvia Mary Paget Chancellor, philanthropist

Birth
1901

Irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light)

Birth
1902

Jos‚ Luis Sert, Spanish/US architect

Birth
1902

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax" (BG)

Event
1902

Billy Wyler, director (Ben Hur, Mrs Miniver)

Birth
1902

Ranji (230) and Newham (153) add 344 for 7th wkt, Sussex v Essex

Event
1903

1st Tour de France bicycle race begins

Event
1903

Beatrix Lehmann, England, actress (Candles at Nine, Staircase)

Birth
1903

Amy Johnson, British pilot

Birth