There are 161 July National Days to celebrate during the year’s seventh month. In the northern hemisphere, July is the second month of summer. July is named after Julius Caeser.
More July Facts:
July has 31 days.
July Birthstone: Ruby
July Colors: Russet, Red, and Green
July Birth Flowers: Larkspur and Water Lily
The full moon in July is called the Buck Moon.
Historical Events in July:
July 1, 1903 – first Tour de France starts
July 2, 1962 – The first Walmart store opens
July 3, 1985 – Back to the Future is released
July 4, 1776 – U.S. declares independence from Britain
July 5, 1996 – First successfully cloned mammal
July 6, 1957 – Paul McCartney met John Lennon for the first time
July 7, 1976 – The first females class at West Point.
July 8, 1996 – Spice Girls release Wannabe
July 9, 1956 – Dick Clark debuts as host of American Bandstand
July 10, 1962 – The first communications satellite is launched into orbit.
July 11, 1804 – Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr duel
July 12, 1976 – Family Feud begins airing on ABC
July 13, 1985 – Queen performs at Live Aid
July 14, 1969 – Easy Rider was released in the U.S.
July 15, 2012 – Psy releases Gangnam Style.
July 16, 1951 – J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye is first published.
July 17, 1955 – Disneyland Opens
July 18, 1976 – First Olympic gymnast to score a perfect 10
July 19, 1848 – The Women’s Rights Movement begins
July 20, 1903 – The Ford Motor Company ships its first car.
July 20, 1969 – First Moon landing
July 21, 1949 – The United States Senate ratifies the North Atlantic Treaty.
July 22, 1975 – Confederate General Robert E. Lee citizenship was restored.
July 23, 1972 – The U.S. launches the first Earth-resources satellite.
July 24, 1998 – Saving Private Ryan released
July 25, 1965 – Bob Dylan goes electric
July 26, 1990 – The Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law
July 27, 1995 – The Korean War Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
July 28, 1914 – Beginning of World War I
July 29, 1958 – NASA established
July 30, 1965 – President Johnson signs the Medicare bill into law
July 31, 1971 – Lunar Roving Vehicle first use
Fun Food Days:
Ice Cream Day, Hotdog Day, Tequila Day, Fried Chicken Day, World Chocolate Day, French Fry Day, Mac And Cheese Day, Cheesecake Day, Chili Dog Day, Sugar Cookie Day, and Blueberry Muffin Day
Celebrities Born in July:
Margot Robbie, Conor Mcgregor, Selena Gomez, Jennifer Lopez, Liv Tyler, Missy Elliott, Hilarie Burton, Claire Forlani, Dan Aykroyd, Lindsay Lohan, Ashley Tisdale, Larry David, Megan Rapinoe, Frida Kahlo, Sylvester Stallone, and Jaden Smith
List of July National Days:
National Postal Worker Day
National U.S. Postage Stamp Day
National Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day
National Gingersnap Day
Zip Code Day
Second Half Of The Year Day
International Reggae Day
International Joke Day
National Cheer Up The Lonely Day
World Population Day
National Rainier Cherry Day
National Blueberry Muffin Day
All American Pet Photo Day
National Mojito Day
National 7-Eleven Day
Cow Appreciation Day