Historical Events on July 1st, 2015

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Greek Credit Crisis: Greece becomes 1st developed country to default on debt to the International Monetary Fund (1.7 billion)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Misty Copeland becomes the 1st African American principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre

Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland
Ballet Dancer
Misty Copeland
  • US and Cuba announce agreement to re-open embassies and establish full diplomatic ties