July 6 in history

On July 6:

1885 Louis Pasteur  successfully tested his vaccine against rabies.

French microbiologist and chemist

1097 Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was born.


Frida Kahlo, Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, Nikolas Muray Collection, Harry

1922 Australian swimmer Annette Kellerman was born.


Annette Kellerman, Diving Venus, 1920

1964 Malawi declared its independence from Britain.

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