On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1907

Historical Events

  • The Orange River Colony, known as the Orange Free State, is granted self-government by the British

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Stern, American sportscaster (first televised college football game), born in Rochester, New York (d. 1971)
1907 Highlights

About July 1, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer