July 1875 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 1 Universal Postal Union established
  • Jul 4 White Democrats kill several blacks in terrorist attacks in Vicksburg

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 7 Jesse James robs train in Otterville Missouri

Outlaw Jesse James
Jesse James
  • Jul 19 Emma Abbott, a floating hospital for sick kids, makes trial trip, NYC

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 3 Ernst F Sauerbruch, German nazi/surgeon
  • Jul 4 Giovanni & Giacomo Tocci, Italy, siamese twins
  • Jul 10 Mary McLeod Bethune, SC, educator (Bethune-Cookman College)
  • Jul 15 Jean van den Eeckhoudt, Belgian painter

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 26 Carl Jung, Swiss Psychiatrist (founded analytic psychology), born in Kesswil, Switzerland (d. 1961)

Psychiatrist Carl Jung
Carl Jung
  • Jul 26 Antonio Machado, Spanish poet (d. 1939)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 9 Francis Preston Blair Jr, famed St Louis lawyer, dies at 54
  • Jul 30 George Pickett, American Confederate general (b. 1825)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 31 Andrew Johnson, 17th US President (Unionist: 1865-69), dies of a stroke at 66

17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson