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July 3rd, 2008 (July 03 2008)DeathErnie Cooksey, English Footballer (born in 1980)
July 3rd, 2008 (July 03 2008)DeathLarry Harmon, American entertainer and TV producer (born in 1925)
July 3rd, 2008 (July 03 2008)DeathClive Hornby, English soap actorEmmerdale (born in 1944)
July 3rd, 2008 (July 03 2008)DeathOliver Schroer, Canadian fiddler and composer (born in 1956)
July 3rd, 2007 (July 03 2007)DeathAlice Timander, Swedish dentist (born in 1915)
July 3rd, 2007 (July 03 2007)DeathBoots Randolph, American saxophonist (born in 1927)
July 3rd, 2006 (July 03 2006)EventAsteroid labeled as 2004 XP14 flies 432,308 km (268,624 miles) by Earth.
July 3rd, 2006 (July 03 2006)DeathJoseph Goguen, American computer scientist (born in 1941)
July 3rd, 2006 (July 03 2006)DeathBenjamin Hendrickson, American actor (born in 1950)
July 3rd, 2005 (July 03 2005)EventThe national law legalizing same-sex marriage takes effect in Spain.
July 3rd, 2005 (July 03 2005)DeathAlberto Lattuada, Italian film director (born in 1914)
July 3rd, 2005 (July 03 2005)DeathGaylord Nelson, American politician (born in 1916)
July 3rd, 2004 (July 03 2004)EventOfficial opening of Bangkok s subway system.
July 3rd, 2004 (July 03 2004)DeathAndrian Nikolayev, Soviet cosmonaut (born in 1929)
July 3rd, 2003 (July 03 2003)DeathGaetano Alibrandi, Papal diplomat (born in 1914)
July 3rd, 2001 (July 03 2001)EventA Vladivostok Avia Tupolev TU-154 jetliner crashes on approach to landing at Irkutsk, Russia killing 145 people.
July 3rd, 2001 (July 03 2001)DeathMordecai Richler, Canadian author (born in 1931)
July 3rd, 2001 (July 03 2001)DeathJohnny Russell, American country singer and songwriter (born in 1940)John Russell Quotes
July 3rd, 2000 (July 03 2000)DeathKemal Sunal, Turkish actor (born in 1944)
July 3rd, 1999 (July 03 1999)DeathMark Sandman, American musician (born in 1952)
July 3rd, 1998 (July 03 1998)DeathDanielle Bunten Berry, American software developer (born in 1949)
July 3rd, 1996 (July 03 1996)EventStone of Scone returned to Scotland.
July 3rd, 1995 (July 03 1995)DeathPancho Gonzales, American tennis player (born in 1928)
July 3rd, 1995 (July 03 1995)DeathEddie Mazur, Canadian ice hockey player (born in 1929)
July 3rd, 1994 (July 03 1994)EventThe deadliest day in Texas traffic history, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Forty six people were killed in crashes.
July 3rd, 1994 (July 03 1994)DeathLew Hoad, Australian tennis player (born in 1934)
July 3rd, 1993 (July 03 1993)DeathJoe DeRita, American actor and comedian (born in 1909)
July 3rd, 1993 (July 03 1993)DeathDon Drysdale, American baseball player (born in 1936)
July 3rd, 1989 (July 03 1989)DeathJim Backus, American actor (born in 1913)
July 3rd, 1988 (July 03 1988)EventUnited States Navy warship USS Vincennes shoots down Iran Air Flight 655 over the Persian Gulf, killing all 290 people aboard.
July 3rd, 1988 (July 03 1988)EventThe Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed, providing the second connection between the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosporus. Ovid Quotes
July 3rd, 1987 (July 03 1987)BirthSebastian Vettel, German racing driver
July 3rd, 1986 (July 03 1986)EventUS President Ronald Reagan presides over the relighting of the renovated Statue of Liberty.Ronald Reagan Quotes
July 3rd, 1986 (July 03 1986)DeathRudy Vallee, American singer (born in 1901)
July 3rd, 1985 (July 03 1985)DeathFrank Selke, Canadian ice hockey manager (born in 1893)
July 3rd, 1984 (July 03 1984)BirthSyed Rasel, Bangladeshi cricketer
July 3rd, 1984 (July 03 1984)BirthCorey Sevier, Canadian actor
July 3rd, 1984 (July 03 1984)BirthManny Lawson, American Football player
July 3rd, 1983 (July 03 1983)BirthSteph Jones, American singer and model
July 3rd, 1982 (July 03 1982)BirthKanika, Indian actress
July 3rd, 1981 (July 03 1981)DeathRoss Martin, Polish-American actor (born in 1920)
July 3rd, 1980 (July 03 1980)BirthRoland Mark Schoeman, South African swimmer
July 3rd, 1980 (July 03 1980)BirthKevin Boyle, American basketballer
July 3rd, 1979 (July 03 1979)EventUS President Jimmy Carter signs the first directive for secret aid to the opponents of the pro-Soviet regime in Kabul.Jimmy Carter Quotes
July 3rd, 1979 (July 03 1979)BirthLudivine Sagnier, French actress
July 3rd, 1979 (July 03 1979)BirthSotirios Kyrgiakos, Greek footballer
July 3rd, 1979 (July 03 1979)BirthDavid Bacani, American baseball player
July 3rd, 1979 (July 03 1979)DeathLouis Durey, French composer (born in 1888)
July 3rd, 1978 (July 03 1978)DeathJames Daly, American actor (born in 1918)
July 3rd, 1977 (July 03 1977)EventThe Senegalese Republican Movement (MRS) is founded.
July 3rd, 1977 (July 03 1977)DeathAlexander M. Volkov, Russian novelist and mathematician (born in 1891)
July 3rd, 1976 (July 03 1976)BirthAndrea Barber, American actress
July 3rd, 1976 (July 03 1976)BirthWade Belak, Canadian ice hockey player
July 3rd, 1976 (July 03 1976)BirthHenry Olonga, Zimbabwean cricketer
July 3rd, 1976 (July 03 1976)BirthWanderlei Silva, Brazilian mixed martial artist Martial Quotes
July 3rd, 1973 (July 03 1973)BirthJohnny Terris, Canadian-born actor and director
July 3rd, 1973 (July 03 1973)BirthPatrick Wilson, American actor
July 3rd, 1973 (July 03 1973)BirthEmma Cunniffe, British actress
July 3rd, 1971 (July 03 1971)DeathJim Morrison, American singer (The Doors) (born in 1943)Jim Morrison Quotes
July 3rd, 1970 (July 03 1970)EventA British Dan-Air De Havilland Comet chartered jetliner crashes into mountains north of Barcelona, Spain killing 113 people.
July 3rd, 1970 (July 03 1970)BirthTeemu Selanne, Finnish ice hockey player
July 3rd, 1970 (July 03 1970)BirthShawnee Smith, American actress
July 3rd, 1970 (July 03 1970)BirthSerhiy Honchar, Ukrainian cyclist
July 3rd, 1969 (July 03 1969)EventThe biggest explosion in the history of rocketry occurs when the Soviet N1 rocket explodes and subsequently destroys its launchpad.
July 3rd, 1969 (July 03 1969)BirthKevin Hearn, Canadian musician (Barenaked Ladies)
July 3rd, 1969 (July 03 1969)DeathBrian Jones, English musician (The Rolling Stones) (born in 1942)
July 3rd, 1968 (July 03 1968)BirthAku Louhimies, Finnish film director and screenwriter
July 3rd, 1967 (July 03 1967)BirthBrian Cashman, American major league baseball executive
July 3rd, 1966 (July 03 1966)BirthMoises Alou, Dominican baseball player
July 3rd, 1965 (July 03 1965)BirthShinya Hashimoto, Japanese wrestler (died in 2005)
July 3rd, 1965 (July 03 1965)BirthConnie Nielsen, Danish actress
July 3rd, 1964 (July 03 1964)BirthJoanne Harris, British author
July 3rd, 1964 (July 03 1964)BirthYeardley Smith, French-born American actress
July 3rd, 1962 (July 03 1962)EventThe Algerian War of Independence against the French ends.
July 3rd, 1962 (July 03 1962)BirthTom Cruise, American actor
July 3rd, 1962 (July 03 1962)BirthHunter Tylo, American actress
July 3rd, 1962 (July 03 1962)BirthThomas Gibson, American actor
July 3rd, 1961 (July 03 1961)BirthPedro Romeiras, Portuguese dancer
July 3rd, 1961 (July 03 1961)BirthTim Smith, English musician (Cardiacs)
July 3rd, 1960 (July 03 1960)BirthVince Clarke, British songwriter (Depeche Mode, Yazoo, and Erasure)
July 3rd, 1959 (July 03 1959)BirthJulie Burchill, British journalist and author
July 3rd, 1959 (July 03 1959)BirthStephen Pearcy, American singer (Ratt)
July 3rd, 1958 (July 03 1958)BirthMatthew Fraser, Canadian-British journalist
July 3rd, 1958 (July 03 1958)BirthSian Lloyd, Welsh weather presenter
July 3rd, 1958 (July 03 1958)BirthAaron Tippin, American singer
July 3rd, 1957 (July 03 1957)BirthLaura Branigan, American singer (died in 2004)
July 3rd, 1957 (July 03 1957)DeathDolf Luque, baseball player (born in 1890)
July 3rd, 1956 (July 03 1956)BirthMontel Williams, American celebrity and former talk show host
July 3rd, 1956 (July 03 1956)BirthDon Vito, American Viva La Bam castmember
July 3rd, 1955 (July 03 1955)BirthSanma Akashiya, Japanese television performer
July 3rd, 1954 (July 03 1954)DeathSiegfried Handloser, German physician (born in 1895)
July 3rd, 1952 (July 03 1952)EventPuerto Rico s Constitution is approved by the Congress of the United States.
July 3rd, 1951 (July 03 1951)BirthRichard Hadlee, New Zealand cricketer
July 3rd, 1951 (July 03 1951)BirthJean-Claude Duvalier, Haitian politician
July 3rd, 1950 (July 03 1950)BirthJames Hahn, American politician
July 3rd, 1950 (July 03 1950)BirthEwen Chatfield, New Zealand cricketer
July 3rd, 1949 (July 03 1949)BirthJan Smithers, American actress
July 3rd, 1949 (July 03 1949)BirthJohnnie Wilder, Jr., American singer (Heatwave) (died in 2006)
July 3rd, 1948 (July 03 1948)BirthTarmo Koivisto, Finnish comics artist
July 3rd, 1947 (July 03 1947)BirthDave Barry, American humorist and authorDave Barry Quotes
July 3rd, 1947 (July 03 1947)BirthBetty Buckley, American actress
July 3rd, 1946 (July 03 1946)BirthLeszek Miller, Prime Minister of Poland
July 3rd, 1945 (July 03 1945)BirthMichael Cole, American TV actor
July 3rd, 1944 (July 03 1944)EventWorld War II: Minsk was liberated from Nazi control by Soviet troops during Operation Bagration.
July 3rd, 1944 (July 03 1944)BirthMichel Polnareff, French singer and songwriter
July 3rd, 1943 (July 03 1943)BirthKurtwood Smith, American actor
July 3rd, 1942 (July 03 1942)BirthEddy Mitchell, French singer and actor
July 3rd, 1942 (July 03 1942)BirthPaco Stanley, Mexican TV personality (died in 1999)
July 3rd, 1942 (July 03 1942)DeathLouis Franchet d Esperey, French general (born in 1856)
July 3rd, 1940 (July 03 1940)BirthCesar Tovar, Venezuelan Major League Baseball player (died in 1994)
July 3rd, 1940 (July 03 1940)BirthLamar Alexander, American politician
July 3rd, 1940 (July 03 1940)BirthJerzy Buzek, Prime Minister of Poland
July 3rd, 1940 (July 03 1940)BirthFontella Bass, American soul singer
July 3rd, 1939 (July 03 1939)BirthLaszlo Kovacs, Hungarian politician and diplomat
July 3rd, 1939 (July 03 1939)BirthBrigitte Fassbaender, German mezzo-soprano
July 3rd, 1938 (July 03 1938)EventWorld speed record for a steam railway locomotive is set in England, by the Mallard, which reaches a speed of 126 mph.(203 km/h)
July 3rd, 1938 (July 03 1938)BirthBolo Yeung, Hong Kong actor
July 3rd, 1937 (July 03 1937)BirthTom Stoppard, Czech-born, British playwrightTom Ze Quotes
July 3rd, 1935 (July 03 1935)BirthHarrison Schmitt, American astronaut and politician
July 3rd, 1935 (July 03 1935)DeathAndre Citroen, French automobile pioneer (born in 1878)
July 3rd, 1933 (July 03 1933)BirthEdward Brandt, American doctor and public health official (died in 2007)
July 3rd, 1933 (July 03 1933)DeathHipolito Yrigoyen, President of Argentina (born in 1852)
July 3rd, 1930 (July 03 1930)BirthCarlos Kleiber, Austrian conductor (died in 2004)
July 3rd, 1930 (July 03 1930)BirthTommy Tedesco, American musician (died in 1997)
July 3rd, 1930 (July 03 1930)BirthPete Fountain, American clarinetist
July 3rd, 1927 (July 03 1927)BirthKen Russell, British director
July 3rd, 1924 (July 03 1924)BirthS. R. Nathan, 6th president of Singapore
July 3rd, 1921 (July 03 1921)BirthSusan Peters, American actress (died in 1952)
July 3rd, 1920 (July 03 1920)BirthPaul O Dea, baseball player (died in 1978)
July 3rd, 1918 (July 03 1918)BirthS. V. Ranga Rao, South Indian actor (died in 1974)
July 3rd, 1918 (July 03 1918)DeathSultan Mehmed V of the Ottoman Empire (born in 1844)
July 3rd, 1917 (July 03 1917)BirthJoao Saldanha, Brazilian journalist and football manager (died in 1990)
July 3rd, 1916 (July 03 1916)DeathHetty Green, American businesswoman (born in 1834)
July 3rd, 1914 (July 03 1914)DeathJoseph Chamberlain, British politician (born in 1836)Joseph Chamberlain Quotes
July 3rd, 1913 (July 03 1913)BirthDorothy Kilgallen, American columnist (died in 1965)
July 3rd, 1908 (July 03 1908)BirthM. F. K. Fisher, American writer (died in 1992)
July 3rd, 1908 (July 03 1908)BirthRobert B. Meyner, American politician (died in 1990)
July 3rd, 1906 (July 03 1906)BirthGeorge Sanders, British actor (died in 1972)
July 3rd, 1904 (July 03 1904)DeathTheodor Herzl, Austrian Zionist (born in 1860)
July 3rd, 1904 (July 03 1904)DeathEdouard Beaupre, Canadian giant and strongman (born in 1881)
July 3rd, 1903 (July 03 1903)BirthAce Bailey, Canadian ice hockey player (died in 1992)
July 3rd, 1900 (July 03 1900)BirthAlessandro Blasetti, Italian film director (died in 1987)
July 3rd, 1898 (July 03 1898)EventSpanish-American War: The Spanish fleet, led by Pascual Cervera y Topete, is destroyed by the U.S. Navy in Santiago, Cuba.
July 3rd, 1890 (July 03 1890)EventIdaho is admitted as the 43rd U.S. state.
July 3rd, 1886 (July 03 1886)EventKarl Benz officially unveils the Benz Patent Motorwagenthe first purpose-built automobile.
July 3rd, 1886 (July 03 1886)EventThe New York Tribune becomes the first newspaper to use a linotype machine, eliminating typesetting by hand.
July 3rd, 1884 (July 03 1884)EventDow Jones published its 1st stock average.
July 3rd, 1883 (July 03 1883)BirthFranz Kafka, Czech writer (died in 1924)Franz Kafka Quotes
July 3rd, 1880 (July 03 1880)BirthCarl Schuricht, Polish-born German conductor (died in 1967)
July 3rd, 1879 (July 03 1879)BirthAlfred Korzybski, Polish linguist (died in 1950)Alfred Korzybski Quotes
July 3rd, 1878 (July 03 1878)BirthGeorge M. Cohan, American actor, director, singer and dancer (died in 1942)
July 3rd, 1875 (July 03 1875)BirthFerdinand Sauerbruch, German surgeon (died in 1951)
July 3rd, 1870 (July 03 1870)BirthRichard Bedford Bennett, 11th Prime Minister of Canada (died in 1947)
July 3rd, 1866 (July 03 1866)EventAustro-Prussian War is decided at the Battle of Koniggratz, resulting in Prussia taking over as the prominent German nation from Austria.
July 3rd, 1866 (July 03 1866)BirthAlbert Gottschalk, Danish painter
July 3rd, 1863 (July 03 1863)EventU.S. Civil War: The final day of the Battle of Gettysburg culminates with Pickett s Charge.
July 3rd, 1863 (July 03 1863)DeathGeorge Hull Ward, American general (born in 1826)
July 3rd, 1858 (July 03 1858)DeathAlexander Andreyevich Ivanov, Russian painter (born in 1806)
July 3rd, 1854 (July 03 1854)BirthLeos Janacek, Czech composer (died in 1928)Leos Janacek Quotes
July 3rd, 1852 (July 03 1852)EventCongress establishes the United States s 2nd mint in San Francisco, California.
July 3rd, 1851 (July 03 1851)BirthCharles Bannerman, Australian cricketer (died in 1930)
July 3rd, 1849 (July 03 1849)EventThe French entered Rome in order to restore Pope Pius IX to power. This would prove a major obstacle to Italian unification.
July 3rd, 1848 (July 03 1848)EventSlaves are freed in the Danish West Indies (now U.S. Virgin Islands) by Peter von Scholten.
July 3rd, 1844 (July 03 1844)EventThe last pair of Great Auks is killed.
July 3rd, 1839 (July 03 1839)EventThe first state normal school in the United States, the forerunner to today s Framingham State College, opens in Lexington, Massachusetts with 3 students.
July 3rd, 1819 (July 03 1819)EventThe first savings bank in the United States (The Bank of Savings in New York City) opens.
July 3rd, 1809 (July 03 1809)DeathJoseph Quesnel, French-Canadian composer and playwright (born in 1746)
July 3rd, 1795 (July 03 1795)DeathLouis-Georges de Brequigny, French historian (born in 1714)
July 3rd, 1795 (July 03 1795)DeathAntonio de Ulloa, Spanish general and governor of Louisiana (born in 1716)
July 3rd, 1790 (July 03 1790)DeathJean-Baptiste L. Rome de l Isle, French chemist (born in 1736)
July 3rd, 1778 (July 03 1778)EventAmerican Revolutionary War: British forces massacre 360 men, women and children in the Wyoming Valley massacre.
July 3rd, 1778 (July 03 1778)DeathAnna Maria Pertl Mozart, mother of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (born in 1720)Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quotes
July 3rd, 1775 (July 03 1775)EventAmerican Revolutionary War: George Washington takes command of the Continental Army at Cambridge, Massachusetts.George Washington Quotes
July 3rd, 1767 (July 03 1767)EventPitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret.
July 3rd, 1767 (July 03 1767)EventNorway s oldest newspaper still in print, Adresseavisen, is founded (first edition published this date).
July 3rd, 1754 (July 03 1754)EventFrench and Indian War: George Washington surrenders Fort Necessity to French forces.George Washington Quotes
July 3rd, 1749 (July 03 1749)DeathWilliam Jones, Welsh mathematician (born in 1675)
July 3rd, 1743 (July 03 1743)BirthSophia Magdalena of Denmark, queen consort of Sweden (died in 1813)
July 3rd, 1738 (July 03 1738)BirthJohn Singleton Copley, American painter (died in 1815)
July 3rd, 1728 (July 03 1728)BirthRobert Adam, Scottish architect (died in 1792)
July 3rd, 1704 (July 03 1704)DeathSophia Alekseyevna, regent of Russia (born in 1657)
July 3rd, 1685 (July 03 1685)BirthSir Robert Rich, 4th Baronet, British cavalry officer (died in 1768)
July 3rd, 1683 (July 03 1683)BirthEdward Young, English poet (died in 1765)Edward Young Quotes
July 3rd, 1676 (July 03 1676)BirthLeopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Prussian field marshal (died in 1747)
July 3rd, 1672 (July 03 1672)DeathFrancis Willughby, English biologist (born in 1635)
July 3rd, 1642 (July 03 1642)DeathMaria de Medici, wife of Henry IV of France (born in 1573)
July 3rd, 1608 (July 03 1608)EventQuebec City founded by Samuel de Champlain.
July 3rd, 1570 (July 03 1570)DeathAonio Paleario, Italian humanist
July 3rd, 1530 (July 03 1530)BirthClaude Fauchet, French historian (died in 1601)
July 3rd, 1442 (July 03 1442)BirthEmperor Go-Tsuchimikado of Japan (died in 1500)
July 3rd, 1423 (July 03 1423)BirthKing Louis XI of France (died in 1483)
July 3rd, 1250 (July 03 1250)EventLouis IX of France is captured by Baibars Mamluk army at the Battle of Fariskur while he is in Egypt conducting the Seventh Crusade; he later has to ransom himself. Louis IX of France Quotes
July 3rd, 0987 (July 03 0987)EventHugh Capet is crowned King of France, the first of the Capetian dynasty which ruled France till the French Revolution in 1792.
July 3rd, 0324 (July 03 0324)EventBattle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.Stan Lee Quotes

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