On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1935

Historical Events

  • Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau (ANP, General Dutch Press Agency) forms in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Prowse, English actor (Darth Vader), born in Bristol. England (d. 2020)
  • James Cotton, American blues vocalist and harmonica player, born in Tunica, Mississippi (d. 2017)
1935 Highlights

About July 1, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer