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 This day in History - July 1
549 Historic Events for July 1
1923

1st permanent radio network-ATandT (WEAF NY and WMAF Mass)

Event
1924

Through regular transcontinental airmail service forms, NYC-SF

Event
1924

Light Brigade forms

Event
1925

Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61

Death
1925

Erik Alfred Leslie Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59

Death
1925

Farley Granger, San Jose CA, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask)

Birth
1925

NY Giant Hack Wilson hits 2 HRs in 3rd inning beating Phillies, 16-7

Event
1925

Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK

Event
1925

SDAP wins 4 chairs in Second-Parliamentary election

Event
1926

Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster

Birth
1926

Canada restores gold standard

Event
1926

Hans Werner Henze, Gttersloh Germany, composer (Das Floss Medusa)

Birth
1927

Ruben Gomez, baseball player

Birth
1927

Hans Eklund, composer

Birth
1928

Constance Ford, US actress (Cabinet of Calgary, Ada-Another World)

Birth
1928

Volker Wangenheim, composer

Birth
1929

Gerald M Edelman, US biochemist (Nobel 1972)

Birth
1929

US cartoonist Elzie Segar creates "Popeye"

Event
1929

US Immigration law of 1924 in effect

Event
1930

Great-Britain signs accord for Independence of Iraq

Event
1930

Andreas JAI Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Schipluiden/Leiderdorp)

Birth
1930

Imelda Marcos, former 1st lady (Philipines)/shoe collector

Birth
1931

Leslie Caron, Boulogne-Biliancourt France, actr (Lili, Father Goose)

Birth
1931

Tab Hunter, actor (Tab Hunter Show, Lust in the Dust)

Birth
1931

Trans African Railway in use (Benguela, Angola-Jadotville, Congo)

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