paypal

Seeds of Fire: A People’s Chronology

Recalling events that happened on this day in history.
Memories of struggle, resistance and persistence.

Compiled by Ulli Diemer

January  February  March  April  May  June  July  August  September  October  November  December
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  



July 29, 1874
Birth of J.S. Woodsworth, Canadian socialist.
Related Topics: Canadian Socialists
July 29, 1900
Gaetano Bresci assassinates King Umberto I of Italy, in revenge for Umberto’s decision to reward the murderous General Fiorenzo Bava-Beccaris, responsible for the slaughter of hundreds of workers in Milan.
Related Topics: Assassinations
July 29, 1972
After a five-year strike, the United Farm Workers (UFW) win a contract with the table grape growers in California, ending the first grape boycott.
July 29, 1994  
Dr. John Britton, a physician, and James Barrett, a clinic escort, are shot to death by a Christian terrorist outside an abortion clinic in Florida. Rev. Paul Jennings Hill is charged with the killings.
Related Topics: Anti-Abortion Violence



January  February  March  April  May  June  July  August  September  October  November  December
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  
For more information about people and events in Seeds of Fire, explore these pages: