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Beginning of the bloody battle of the famous war

July 1 2009

July 1, 1863 the battle of Gettysburg - the decisive battle of the war between North and South. The battle between Unionists and Confederates took place from 1 to 3 July 1863 in Adams County, Pennsylvania. This is the most bloody battle during the American Civil War is now considered a turning point in the conflict. Ended in complete victory for the northerners. The very same war North and South occurred at the peak of the confrontation of two systems: slavery and free labor for hire. Cricket aggravated rivalry for power in the country.

The fighting began with the Battle of Fort Sumter April 12, 1861 and ended in the delivery remains the Confederate Army under the command of General Smith May 26, 1865. During the war, occurred about 2 thousand battles, and the total number of casualties on both sides amounted to 364.5 thousand 281.9 thousand dead and wounded - more than any other war, which was attended by the United States.

July 1, 1200, according to the chronicles - in China were invented and first used sunglasses. This is now the everyday thing then it took the judges - to protect your eyes during the long trial.

July 1, 1915 in the movie was filmed the first scene of undressing. Australian actress Annette Kellerman was exposed in the film "Daughter of the Gods."

July 1, 1994 in Russia was eliminated health system and labor dispensaries - LTP. The first experimental LTP was discovered in 1964 in Moscow at the Ministry of Internal Affairs and was intended for those who by court order directed to the compulsory treatment of drug addiction and alcoholism. In fact, LTP was a place of imprisonment, where the main treatment was the forced labor of "sick". Currently LTP continue to work in such countries of the former USSR, such as Belarus and Turkmenistan.

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