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Encyclopedia > July 08

July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 176 days remaining. A leap year (or intercalary year) is a year containing an extra day or month in order to keep the calendar year in sync with an astronomical or seasonal year. ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ...

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July is the seventh month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... July 11 is the 192nd day (193rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 173 days remaining. ... July 12 is the 193rd day (194th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 172 days remaining. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... July 14 is the 195th day (196th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 170 days remaining. ... July 15 is the 196th day (197th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 169 days remaining. ... July 16 is the 197th day (198th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 168 days remaining. ... July 17 is the 198th day (199th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 167 days remaining. ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... July 19 is the 200th day (201st in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 165 days remaining. ... July 20 is the 201st day (202nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 164 days remaining. ... July 21 is the 202nd day (203rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 163 days remaining. ... 22 July is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... July 25 is the 206th day (207th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 159 days remaining. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... July 27 is the 208th day (209th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 157 days remaining. ... July 28 is the 209th day (210th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 156 days remaining. ... July 29 is the 210th day (211th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 155 days remaining. ... July 30 is the 211th day (212th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 154 days remaining. ... July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining, as the final day of July. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Events

1099 also refers to a United States tax form used for--among other things--independent contractors. ... The First Crusade was launched in 1095 by Pope Urban II to regain control of the sacred city of Jerusalem and the Christian Holy Land from Muslims. ... Beliefs Though enormous diversity exists in the beliefs of those who self-identify as Christian, it is possible to venture general statements which describe the beliefs of a large majority . ... Jerusalem and the Old City. ... Islām is described as a dÄ«n, meaning way of life and/or guidance. Six articles of belief There are six basic beliefs shared by all Muslims: 1. ... For broader historical context, see 1280s and 13th century. ... The naval Battle of Malta took place on July 8, 1283 in the entrance to Grand Harbor, Valetta, when a galley fleet commanded by Roger of Lauria (Ruggiero di Lauria) defeated a fleet of Angevin galleys commanded by William Cornut and Bartholomew Bonvin. ... Events May 10 - Amerigo Vespucci allegedly leaves Cádiz for his first voyage to the New World. ... Vasco da Gama Vasco da Gama Vasco da Gama (pron. ... // Events Prix de Rome scholarship established for students of the arts. ... Charles II (29 May 1630–6 February 1685) was the King of England, King of Scots, and King of Ireland from 30 January 1649 (retrospectively de jure) or 29 May 1660 (de facto) until his death. ... For the physicist (winner of 2004 Hughes Medal) see John Clarke (physicist) John Clarke (1609–1676) was a medical doctor, Baptist minister, co-founder of the colony of Rhode Island, and a leading advocate of religious freedom in the Americas. ... In the United Kingdom and Canada a Royal Charter is a charter granted by the Sovereign on the advice of the Privy Council, which creates or gives special status to an incorporated body. ... State nickname: The Ocean State, Little Rhody Official languages None Capital Providence Largest city Providence Governor Donald Carcieri (R) Senators Jack Reed (D) Lincoln Chafee (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 50th 4,005 km² 32. ... Events First Portuguese governor was appointed to Macau The Swedish city Karlskrona was founded as the Royal Swedish Navy relocated there. ... A tornado in Union City, Oklahoma in 1973. ... Cambridge City Hall Cambridge is a city in the Greater Boston area of Massachusetts, United States. ... // Events January 12 - Two-month freezing period begins in France - The coast of the Atlantic and Seine River freeze, crops fail and at least 24. ... The Battle of Poltava (or Pultowa) was a battle between the armies of Peter I of Russia and Charles XII of Sweden on 28 June (new style 8 July) 1709, the most famous of the battles of the Great Northern War. ... Portrait of Peter by Paul Delaroche Peter I (Russian: ) (10 June 1672–8 February 1725 [30 May 1672– 28 January 1725 O.S.] ) ruled Russia from 7 May (27 April O.S.) 1682 until his death. ... Carl XII, Karl XII or Carolus Rex, (June 17, 1682 – November 30, 1718), the Alexander of the North, nicknamed in Turkish as DemirbaÅŸ Åžarl (Charles the Habitue), was a King of Sweden from 1697 until his death in 1718. ... Poltava (Ukrainian: Полта́ва) is a city and oblast center in Poltava Oblast in central Ukraine with some 2,313,400 inhabitants (2004). ... A satellite composite image of Europe Europe is the worlds second-smallest continent in terms of area, with an area of 10,600,000 km² (4,140,625 square miles), making it larger than Australia only. ... // Events August 5 - In the Battle of Peterwardein 40. ... The naval Battle of Dynekilen took place on 8 July 1716 during the Great Northern War, when a light Danish force under Tordenskjold trapped and defeated a similar Swedish force in Dynekilen fjord (just north of Strömstad), on the west coast of Sweden. ... 1758 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The French and Indian War is the American name for the decisive nine-year conflict (1754-1763) in North America between the Kingdom of Great Britain and France, which was one of the theatres of the Seven Years War. ... Fort Ticonderoga is a large 18th century fort built at a strategically important narrows in Lake Champlain where a short traverse gives access to the north end of Lake George in the state of New York, USA. The fort controlled both commonly used trade routes between the English-controlled Hudson... Ticonderoga is a town located in Essex County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 5,167. ... 1760 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... The French and Indian War is the American name for the decisive nine-year conflict (1754-1763) in North America between the Kingdom of Great Britain and France, which was one of the theatres of the Seven Years War. ... New France (French: la Nouvelle-France) describes the area colonized by France in North America during a period extending from the exploration of the Saint Lawrence River by Jacques Cartier in 1534 to the cession of New France to the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1763. ... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The petition The Olive Branch Petition, written the early days of the American Revolutionary War, was a letter to King George III from members of the Second Continental Congress who—for the final time—appealed to their king to redress colonial grievances in order to avoid more bloodshed. ... The Continental Congress was the legislature of the Thirteen Colonies and later of the United States from 1774 to 1789, a period that included the American Revolutionary War and the Articles of Confederation. ... Betsy Ross purportedly sewed the first American flag with 13 stars and 13 stripes representing each of the 13 colonies. ... This article is about the year 1776. ... The Liberty Bell is an American bell of great historic significance, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Independence Hall, as it appears today. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Official languages None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 2. ... U.S. Declaration of Independence The Declaration of Independence is the document in which the Thirteen Colonies declared themselves independent of the Kingdom of Great Britain and explained their justifications for doing so. ... The Continental Congress was the legislature of the Thirteen Colonies and later of the United States from 1774 to 1789, a period that included the American Revolutionary War and the Articles of Confederation. ... 1822 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... For other uses of Chippewa, see Chippewa (disambiguation). ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) • Land 917,741 km² • Water 158,654 km² (14. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Carl XV (Carl Ludvig Eugén) (May 3, 1826 – August 19, 1872) was King of Sweden and Norway (where he was known as Charles IV (Carl IV)) from 1859 until his death. ... Carl XV (Carl Ludvig Eugén) (May 3, 1826 – August 19, 1872) was King of Sweden and Norway (where he was known as Charles IV (Carl IV)) from 1859 until his death. ... The Kingdom of Sweden-Norway is a term sometimes, but erroneously, used to refer to the kingdoms of Sweden and Norway between 1814 and 1905, when they were united under one monarch in a personal union, following the Convention of Moss, on August 14, and the Norwegian constitutional revision of... 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... The Wall Street Journal is an influential international daily newspaper published in New York City, New York with an average daily circulation of 1,800,607 (2002). ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... For the U.S. Secretary of the Navy, see John L. Sullivan (U.S. Navy). ... Jake Kilrain (b. ... 1892 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Avancez (go forward) Nickname: The City of Legends City of St. ... This is about the island in Canada. ... The Great Fire in St. ... 1896 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... William Jennings Bryan, 1907 William Jennings Bryan, (March 19, 1860 – July 26, 1925) born in Salem, Illinois, was a gifted orator and three-time United States Democratic nominee for President. ... The Cross of Gold speech was delivered by William Jennings Bryan at the 1896 Democratic National Convention on July 9, 1896 at the Chicago Coliseum in Chicago, Illinois. ... ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is one of several stock market indices created by Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company founder Charles Dow. ... The Great Depression was a massive global economic recession (or depression) that ran from 1929 to approximately 1939. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Conference AFC Division North Year Founded 1933 Home Field Heinz Field City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Team Colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher League Championships (4) Super Bowl: 1974 (IX), 1975 (X), 1978 (XIII), 1979 (XIV) Conference Championships (5) AFC: 1974, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1995 Division Championships (17) AFC Central... NFL logo For other uses of the abbreviation NFL, see NFL (disambiguation). ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... A UFO — fact or fiction? A UFO or Unidentified Flying Object is simply defined as any object or optical phenomenon observed in the sky which cannot be identified, even after being thoroughly investigated by qualified people. ... City nickname: All America City Location Location in the state of New Mexico. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ... This page contains two version of the list of Kings of Burundi, the traditional version and the modern genealogy. ... Mwambutsa IV Bangiriceng (1912 - 1977) was the king of Burundi from December 16, 1915 to July 8, 1966. ... Ntare V (1947-1972) was the king of Burundi briefly in 1966. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday For other uses, see Number 1969. ... International Business Machines Corporation (IBM, or colloquially, Big Blue) NYSE: IBM (incorporated June 15, 1911, in operation since 1888) is headquartered in Armonk, NY, USA. The company manufactures and sells computer hardware, software, and services. ... CICS® (Customer Information Control System) is a transaction server that runs primarily on IBM mainframe systems under z/OS or z/VSE. CICS is available for other operating systems, notably i5/OS, OS/2, and as the closely related IBM TXSeries software on AIX, Windows, and Linux, among others. ... Mainframes (often colloquially referred to as big iron) are large and expensive computers used mainly by government institutions and large companies for legacy applications, typically bulk data processing (such as censuses, industry/consumer statistics, ERP, and bank transaction processing). ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... The State of Origin is a series of three interstate rugby league matches between Queensland and New South Wales, played annually. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. ... A political party is a political organization that subscribes to a certain ideology and seeks to attain political power within a government. ... Communist Workers League (in French: Ligue Communiste des Travailleurs) was a trotskyist political party in Senegal, founded in 1977. ... This article is about the year. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) is an international organization for security. ... Created on July 8, 1992 by the Helsinki Summit Meeting of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, the High Commissioner on National Minorities is charged with identifying and seeking early resolution of ethnic tension that might endanger peace, stability or friendly relations between participating states of the Organisation... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The entrance to the Gonda Building in downtown Rochester. ... Dieting is the practice or habit of eating (and drinking) in a regulated fashion, usually with the aim of losing weight. ... Fen-phen was an anti-obesity medication (an anorectic) which consisted of two drugs: fenfluramine and phentermine. ... The heart and lungs (from an older edition of Grays Anatomy) The heart (Latin cor) is a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood through the blood vessels by repeated, rhythmic contractions. ... The lungs flank the heart and great vessels in the chest cavity. ... The NATO flag NATO 2002 Summit in Prague The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), sometimes called North Atlantic Alliance, Atlantic Alliance or the Western Alliance, is an international organisation for defence collaboration established in 1949, in support of the North Atlantic Treaty signed in Washington, D.C., on April 4... 1999 (MCMXCIX) is a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) is a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Allen Lee Davis was executed on July 8, 1999, for the May 11, 1982 Jacksonville, Florida murder of Nancy Weiler, who was three-months pregnant at the time. ... The term electrocution can mean either: death by electric shock, usually by accident or deliberate execution by electric shock, in an electric chair See also: Capital punishment (death penalty) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... State nickname: Sunshine State Official languages English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville (largest metropolitan area is Miami) Governor Jeb Bush (R) Senators Bill Nelson (D) Mel Martinez (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 22nd 170,451 km² 17. ... The first electric chair, which was used to execute William Kemmler in 1890 The electric chair is a device used in some states in the United States for execution of criminals convicted of capital crimes, usually capital murder. ... Capital punishment, also referred to as the death penalty, is the execution of a prisoner as a punishment for a crime (often called a capital offence or a capital crime), or as a deterrent to crime. ... State nickname: Sunshine State Official languages English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville (largest metropolitan area is Miami) Governor Jeb Bush (R) Senators Bill Nelson (D) Mel Martinez (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 22nd 170,451 km² 17. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... UK Childrens Edition Bloomsbury This article is about the book. ... Joanne Rowling OBE (born July 31, 1965 in Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire), commonly known as J.K. Rowling (pronunciation: roll-ing; her former students used to joke with her name calling her the Rolling Stone), is a British fiction writer. ... Cover of the original novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone. ...

Births

Events June 19 - Battle of Landriano - A French army in Italy under Marshal St. ... Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy (July 8, 1528, Chambéry - August 30, 1580, Turin) was Duke of Savoy from 1553 to 1580. ... Events March 1 - Michel de Montaigne signs the preface to his most significant work, Essays. ... Events February 27 - Battle of Ancrum Moor - Scots victory over superior English forces December 13 - Official opening of the Council of Trent (closed 1563) Battle of Kawagoe - between two branches of Uesugi families and the late Hojo clan in Japan. ... Several of the Carlist pretenders to the Spanish throne were also known as Don Carlos. ... Events March 23 - Peace of Longjumeau ends the Second War of Religion in France. ... Events May 18 - Playwright Thomas Kyds accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe. ... Judith Beheading Holofernes (1612-21) Oil on canvas 199 x 162 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence Artemisia Gentileschi (July 8, 1593 - 1653) is today considered one of the most accomplished Early Baroque painters in the generation influenced by Caravaggio (the Caravaggisti). Remarkably, in an era when women painters were not... Events February 2 - New Amsterdam (later renamed New York City) is incorporated. ... Events February 9 - Gregory XV is elected pope. ... Jean de La Fontaine (c. ... Events January 27 - Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Ahmed II to Mustafa II (1695-1703) July 17 - The Bank of Scotland is founded by an Act of Parliament of the old Scottish Parliament. ... 1760 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Christian Kramp (July 8, 1760 - May 13, 1826) was a French mathematician, who worked primarily with factorials. ... 1826 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1766 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Dominique Jean Larrey, portrait by Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, beginning of 19th century. ... 1842 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1819 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Sir Francis as depicted in 1856 Sir Francis Leopold McClintock (8 July 1819 – 17 November 1907) was an Irish explorer in the British Navy who is known for his discoveries in the Canadian arctic islands. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1836 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... The Right Honourable Joseph Chamberlain (1836-07-08–1914-07-03) was a British politician. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1838 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Ferdinand von Zeppelin This page is about the German aviation pioneer, for other meanings, see Graf Zeppelin (disambiguation) Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin (April 8 or July 8, 1838 - March 8, 1917) was the founder of the Zeppelin airship company. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1917 painting by John Singer Sargent. ... 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1851 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Sir Arthur John Evans (July 8, 1851 – July 11, 1941) was an English archaeologist. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1867 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Käthe Kollwitz (July 8, 1867 - 22 April 1945) was a German artist. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1878 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1882 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Percy Aldridge Grainger (8 July 1882 – 20 February 1961) was an Australian-born pianist, composer, and champion of the saxophone. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1885 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Ernst Simon Bloch (July 8, 1885 - August 4, 1977) was a German Marxist philosopher and atheist theologian. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... 1892 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Richard Aldington (July 8, 1892 – July 27, 1962) was an English writer and poet. ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1895 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm (Russian И́горь Евге́ньевич Та́мм, also transcribed sometimes as Igor Evgenevich Tamm) (July 8, 1895 – April 12, 1971) was a Soviet/Russian physicist. ... Sir Edward Appletons medal Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... 1904 is a leap year starting on a Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Henri Cartan (born July 8, 1904) is a son of Elie Cartan, and is, as his father was, a distinguished and influential mathematician. ... 1906 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Philip Cortelyou Johnson (July 8, 1906 (Cleveland, Ohio) – January 25, 2005 (New Canaan, Connecticut)) was an influential American architect. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1908 (MCMVIII) is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Louis Jordan (July 8, 1908 - February 4, 1975) was an African-American jazz and rhythm & blues musician who, unlike many of his black peers, was highly popular with mainstream audiences in the post-swing era. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (July 8, 1908 - January 26, 1979) was a Governor of New York and the 41st Vice President of the United States of America from December 19, 1974 to January 20, 1977. ... Richard B. Cheney, 46th and current Vice President of the United States The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government, the person who, in the words of Adlai Stevenson, is a heartbeat from the presidency. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Jyoti Basu Jyoti Basu (Bangla: জ্যোতি বসু) is a politician from West Bengal, India. ... Billy Eckstine (8 July 1914 – 8 March 1993), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as William Clarence Eckstein. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Walter Scheel (born July 8, 1919) is a German politician. ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... William Harrison Dillard (born July 8, 1923) is an American athlete, the only one so far to win Olympic titles in both sprinting and hurdling events. ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, M.D. (July 8, 1926 - August 24, 2004) was a psychiatrist and the author of the groundbreaking book On Death and Dying, where she first discussed what is now known as the Kübler-Ross model. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... Jerry Vale (b. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Actor Marty Feldman in Young Frankenstein (1974) Marty Feldman (July 8, 1933–December 2, 1982). ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... á 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Steve Lawrence, born Sidney Leibowitz on July 8, 1935, in Brooklyn, New York is an American singer and occasional actor. ... Vitali Ivanovich Sevastyanov, cyrillic Виталий Иванович Севастьянов, (born July 8, 1935 in Krasnouralsk) was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 9 and Soyuz 18 missions. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Dario Gradi (born Milan, Italy, 8 July 1941) has become one of English footballs most respected managers and coaches. ... This article is about the year. ... William Philip Phil Gramm (born July 8, 1942 in Fort Benning, Georgia) served as a Democratic Congressman (1978-1983), a Republican Congressman (1983-1984) and a Republican Senator from Texas (1985-2002). ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Micheline Calmy-Rey (born July 8, 1945) is a Swiss politician. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Kim Darby (born Deborah Zerby on July 8, 1947 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actor who has starred in many films and appeared on many TV shows. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Anjelica Huston Anjelica Huston (born July 8, 1951 in Santa Monica, California) is an American film and television actress who starred as Morticia Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and Addams Family Values (1993). ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kevin Bacon (born July 8, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American film actor who has starred in Stir of Echoes, Wild Things, JFK, and Apollo 13, among others. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Toby Keith (right) visits with fans during brief breaks in filming the music video American Soldier in hangar 1600 at Edwards Air Force Base, November 17, 2003. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Billy Crudup in Almost Famous William Crudup (born July 8, 1968 in Manhasset, New York) is an American actor. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Beck Hansen (born Bek David Campbell, July 8, 1970) is an American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... Saurav Chandidas Ganguly (first name also spelt Sourav) (born 8 July 1972, in Calcutta, West Bengal) was the captain of Indian cricket team from 2000-2005. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Kathleen Robertson (born July 8, 1973 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian actress. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Talal El Karkouri (born July 8, 1976 in Casablanca) is a Moroccan football player. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Wang Zhizhi (王治郅,pinyin: Wáng ZhìzhÄ«, born July 8, 1977 in Beijing, China) is a professional basketball player in the American National Basketball Association. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Robbie Keane (born July 8, 1980 in Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland) is an Irish football player, who currently plays as a striker for Tottenham Hotspur and the Republic of Ireland. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Anastasia Andreyevna Myskina (Анастасия Мыскина; in Russian) (ah-nass-tah-SEE-ya MUYSS-kee-nah) (born July 8, 1981, Moscow, Russia) is a professional tennis player from Russia. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hakim Warrick (born July 8, 1982 in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania) is a basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies in the NBA. Warrick, who was picked 19th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft, was a 4-year college basketball player for Syracuse University. ... This page is about the year 1984. ... Alexis Gabbriel Dziena (born July 8th, 1984) is a film and television actress. ...

Deaths

Events October 1 - A man with a sword makes an attempt on emperor Nicephorus Is life. ... Pippin of Italy (April, 773-July 8, 810) was the third son of Charlemagne, and the second with his wife Hildegard of Savoy. ... Events Charlemagne crosses the Alps and invades the kingdom of the Lombards. ... Events Coronation of King Edward the Martyr Births Deaths July 8 Edgar of England Categories: 975 ... This article is about the king of England. ... Events January 6 - Henry of Anjou arrives in England. ... The Blessed Eugene III, né Bernardo Pignatelli (d. ... Events Treaty of Nagyvarad. ... Diego de Almagro Diego de Almagro (b. ... Events August 29 - Treaty of Picquigny ends a brief war between France and England. ... Events August 6 - Pope Urban VIII is elected to the Papacy. ... Gregory XV, né Alessandro Ludovisi (January 9, 1554–July 8, 1623), pope (1621-1623), born at Bologna, succeeded Paul V on February 9, 1621. ... Events February 12 - After claiming the throne of England the previous year, Lady Jane Grey is beheaded for treason alongside her husband. ... Events Louis XIV of France passed the Code Noir, allowing the full use of slaves in the French colonies. ... Edward Wooster (1622-July 8, 1689) was an early pioneer and founder of Derby, Connecticut. ... Events January 1 - In the Gregorian calendar, January 1 is declared as the first day of the year, instead of March 25. ... Events January 27 - Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Ahmed II to Mustafa II (1695-1703) July 17 - The Bank of Scotland is founded by an Act of Parliament of the old Scottish Parliament. ... Christiaan Huygens Christiaan Huygens (pronounced in English (IPA): ; in Dutch: ) (April 14, 1629–July 8, 1695), was a Dutch mathematician and physicist; born in The Hague as the son of Constantijn Huygens. ... Events March 4 - Massachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal charter. ... // Events August 5 - In the Battle of Peterwardein 40. ... Robert South (September, 1634 - July 8, 1716), was an English churchman. ... Events Moses Amyrauts Traite de la predestination is published Curaçao captured by the Dutch Treaty of Polianovska First meeting of the Académie française The witchcraft affair at Loudun Jean Nicolet lands at Green Bay, Wisconsin Opening of Covent Garden Market in London English establish a settlement... // Events Pope Innocent XIII becomes pope Johann Sebastian Bach composes the Brandenburg Concertos April 4 - Robert Walpole becomes the first prime minister of Britain September 10 - Treaty of Nystad is signed, bringing an end to the Great Northern War November 2 - Peter I is proclaimed Emperor of All the Russias... Elihu Yale Elihu Yale, (April 5, 1649 – July 8, 1721), was the first benefactor of Yale University. ... // Events January 30 - King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland is beheaded. ... Events George Friderich Handel becomes a British subject. ... John Ker (August 8, 1673 - July 8, 1726) was a Scottish spy during the Jacobite Rebellions. ... Events The English Test Act was passed. ... 1822 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Percy Bysshe Shelley Percy Bysshe Shelley (August 4, 1792 – July 8, 1822) was one of the major English romantic poets and is esteemed by some scholars the finest lyric poet in the English language. ... 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1826 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Contrarian Founding Father Luther Martin Martin Luther (February 9, 1748–July 8, 1826) was a politician and one of United States silly fools, but refused to sign the Constitution because he felt it violated states rights. ... Events April 24 - A congress assembles at Aix-la-Chapelle with the intent to conclude the struggle known as the War of Austrian Succession - at October 18 - The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle is signed to end the war Adam Smith begins to deliver public lectures in Edinburgh Building of... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge (24 February 1774-8 July 1850), was the tenth-born child and seventh son of King George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte. ... 1774 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Sir William Edward Parry (December 19, 1790 - July 8, 1855) was an English rear-admiral and Arctic explorer. ... 1790 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Oscar I, born Joseph François Oscar Bernadotte (July 4, 1799–July 8, 1859), was King of Sweden and Norway from 1844 to his death. ... 1799 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Walter Kittredge (October 8, 1834–July 8, 1905), was a famous musician during the American Civil War. ... 1834 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... For the American politician, see Tommy Thompson. ... 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins (February 9, 1863 _ July 8, 1933), better known as Anthony Hope was a British novelist, best remembered today for his short novel The Prisoner of Zenda (1894, set in the fictional kingdom of Ruritania, a prequel The Heart of Princess Osra (a collection of short... 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Image:BenjaminBaillaud. ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Havelock Ellis (1859-July 8, 1939) was a British doctor, sexual psychologist and Fabian. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1943 (MCMXLIII) is a common year starting on Friday. ... Jean Moulin (June 20, 1899–July 8, 1943) was a member of the French Resistance during World War II. Before the War Jean Moulin was born in Béziers, France, and enrolled in the French Army in 1918, but World War I came to an end before he could see any... 1899 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1878 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... White House portrait Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge (January 3, 1879 – July 8, 1957) was wife of Calvin Coolidge and First Lady of the United States from 1923 to 1929. ... Laura Bush, current First Lady (2001-present) First Lady of the United States is the unofficial title of the hostess of the White House. ... 1879 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Wilfred Rhodes (born October 29, 1877, North Moor, Kirkheaton, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire; died July 8, 1973, Branksome Park, Bournemouth) was one of the greatest cricketers of the twentieth century. ... 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Sin-Itiro Tomonaga Sin-Itiro Tomonaga or Shinichirō Tomonaga (朝永 振一郎 Tomonaga Shinichirō, March 31, 1906–July 8, 1979) was a Japanese physicist, influential in the development of quantum electrodynamics, work for which he was jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965 along with Richard Feynman and Julian Schwinger. ... Hannes Alfvén, 1970 winner for work on astrophysical plasmas List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... 1906 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Robert Burns Woodward: On the blackboard is the structure of chlorophyll, one of many complex molecules that he synthesized (National Academy of Sciences Press) Robert Burns Woodward (April 10, 1917 – July 8, 1979) was an American organic chemist, widely regarded as the preeminent organic chemist of the century. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... James L. Skeeter Webb (November 4, 1909-July 8, 1986) was a Major League Baseball player. ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Statue of Gerardo Diego in Santander Gerardo Diego (3 October 1896 – 8 July 1987) was a Spanish poet and member of the Generation of 27. ... 1896 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Raymond J. Ray Barbuti (June 12, 1905 – July 8, 1988) was an American athlete and American football player, winner of two gold medals at the 1928 Summer Olympics. ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... This article is about the year. ... Actor Howard Duff in Johnny Stool Pigeon Actor Howard Duff (November 24 - July 8, 1990) in Bremerton, Washington was a radio and stage performer before he began appearing in films in the late 1940s. ... 1913 (MCMXIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Kim Il-sung (April 15, 1912–July 8, 1994) was a Korean Communist politician and the ruler of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (North Korea) from 1948 until his death. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) is a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Pete Conrad, NASA File Photo Charles Pete Conrad, Jr. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... John OShea (1920 - July 8, 2001) is a New Zealand independent filmaker . ... 1920 (MCMXX) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... 2002 (MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Firehouse Five Plus Two LP album cover. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Paula Danziger (August 18, 1944, Washington, DC - July 8, 2004) was a U.S. childrens author. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ...

Holidays and observances

  The calendar of saints is a traditional Christian method of organising a liturgical year on the level of days by associating each day with a saint, and referring to the day as the saints day of that saint. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...


External links

  • BBC: On This Day

July 7 - July 9 - June 8 - August 8 -- listing of all days July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Condensed list of historical anniversaries. ...

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