Historical Events on July 1st, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British court martial (Easter uprising)
  • Coca-Cola brings current coke formula to the market
  • First day of the Battle of the Somme: the British Army suffers its worst day, losing 19,240 men (WWI)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Honus Wagner, 42, is oldest to hit an inside-the-park HR

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