Wednesday July 10, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

July 10: Day of the Week

July 10, 2024 is the 192nd day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 174 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.

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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

July 2024

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

July 10 Historical Event(s)

Emperor Hadrian dies after a heart failure at Baiae, he is buried at Rome in the Tomb of Hadrian beside his late wife, Vibia Sabina.
Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick defeats the king’s Lancastrian forces and takes King Henry VI prisoner in the Battle of Northampton.
Millard Fillmore is inaugurated as the 13th President of the United States upon the death of President Zachary Taylor, 16 months into his term.
The then-villa of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico formally receives its city charter from the Royal Crown of Spain.
The Royal Australian Navy was established by HM King George V of Australia.
Death Valley, California hits 134 °F (~56.7 °C), the highest temperature recorded in the United States.
Korean War: Armistice negotiations begin at Kaesong.
Alexandra Palace burns down for a second time.
In London scientists report the findings of the DNA analysis of a Neanderthal skeleton which support the “out of Africa theory” of human evolution placing an “African Eve” at 100,000 to 200,000 years ago.
Hurricane Dennis slams into the Florida Panhandle, causing billions of dollars in damage.

Who were born on July 10?

Robert Chambers, Scottish author and naturalist (d. 1871)
Henryk Wieniawski, Polish composer (d. 1880)
John Gilbert, American actor (d. 1936)
Salvador Espriu, Spanish poet (d. 1985)
Don Herbert, American television host (d. 2007)
Tura Satana, American actress (d. 2011)
Pyotr Klimuk, Soviet cosmonaut
Sharon den Adel, Singer of Dutch band, Within Temptation
Jesse Lacey, American musician (Brand New)
Maria Julia Mantilla Garcia, Miss World 2004

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