THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Saturday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2017. There are 183 days left in the year. This is Canada Day.
IN THE NATION
1934: Hollywood began enforcing its Production Code subjecting motion pictures to censorship review.
1946: The United States exploded a 20-kiloton atomic bomb near Bikini Atoll in the Pacific.
IN THE WORLD
1867: Canada became a self-governing dominion of Great Britain as the British North America Act took effect.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Actress Olivia de Havilland is 101. Actress-dancer Leslie Caron is 86. Cookiemaker Wally Amos is 81. Dancer-choreographer Twyla Tharp is 76. Rock singer-actress Deborah Harry is 72. Actor-comedian Dan Aykroyd is 65. Actress Lorna Patterson is 61. Actress Pamela Anderson is 50. Actress Liv Tyler is 40.