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Events which occurred on 1 July.
- 1916 – Robert Gilson is one of the first of the 360,000 British casualties of the Battle of the Somme when he is hit by a shell at La Boiselle.
- 1937 - Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics is published.
- 1977 - Liv Tyler, who would play Arwen in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings, is born.