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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
1927

Bellevue Hospital in NY installs 1st iron lung

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1927

1st iron lung installed (Bellevue hospital, NY)

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1928

Cleve Indians score 17 in 1st 2 inns to beat Yanks 24-6 at Dunn Field they also set a record with 24 singles in 1 game

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1928

Walt Disney's "Steamboat Willie" is released

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1928

Bidzina Alexandrovich Kvernadze, composer

Birth
1929

Belgium Maurice Dewaele wins Tour de France

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1930

115øF (46øC), Holly Springs, Mississippi (state record)

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1930

Airship R100, 1st passenger-carrying flight from England to Canada

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1930

Alexander von Fielitz, composer, dies at 69

Death
1930

Paul Taylor, dancer/choreographer (Paul Taylor Dance Company) [or 6/5]

Birth
1932

Nancy Landon Kassebaum, (Sen-R-Kansas, 1979- )

Birth
1933

Robert Fuller, Troy NY, actor (Laramie, Wagon Train)

Birth
1933

Cammie Smith, WI cricket opening batsman (1960-62)

Birth
1933

Gerhard Rusenkrone Schjelderup, composer, dies at 73

Death
1934

Alfred Scott, WI cricket leg-spinner (son of O C, Test 0-140)

Birth
1934

17th PGA Championship: Paul Runyan at Park CC Williamsville NY

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1935

Peter Schreier, Meissen Germany, tenor (Dresden State Opera 1961)

Birth
1935

Leonard Lee, rocker (Shirley and Lee)

Birth
1936

Elizabeth Hanford Dole, US Secretary of Transportation (1983-87)

Birth
1936

RCA shows 1st real TV program (dancing, film on locomotives, Bonwit Teller fashion show and monologue from Tobacco Road and comedy)

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1937

Japanese troops occupies Peking and Tientsin

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1938

Comic strip "Dennis the Menace," 1st appears

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1938

Olympic National Park forms

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1938

Peter Jennings, Toronto Canada, news anchor (ABC Evening News)

Birth
1939

Annea Lockwood, composer

Birth