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Wednesday July 15, 2020

July 15: Day of the Week

July 15, 2020 was the 197th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 169 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was 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.

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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.

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July 15 Historical Event(s)

  • 1207
    King John of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop Stephen Langton.
  • 1685
    Monmouth Rebellion: James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth is executed at Tower Hill, England after his defeat at the Battle of Sedgemoor on 6 July 1685.
  • 1789
    Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, is named by acclamation colonel-general of the new National Guard of Paris.
  • 1823
    A fire destroys the ancient Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls in Rome.
  • 1838
    Ralph Waldo Emerson delivers the Divinity School Address at Harvard Divinity School, discounting Biblical miracles and declaring Jesus a great man, but not God. The Protestant community reacts with outrage.
  • 1870
    Reconstruction era of the United States: Georgia becomes the last of the former Confederate states to be readmitted to the Union.
  • 1910
    In his book Clinical Psychiatry, Emil Kraepelin gives a name to Alzheimer’s disease, naming it after his colleague Alois Alzheimer.
  • 1916
    In Seattle, Washington, William Boeing and George Conrad Westervelt incorporate Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing).
  • 1927
    Massacre of July 15, 1927: 89 protesters are killed by the Austrian police in Vienna.
  • 1955
    Eighteen Nobel laureates sign the Mainau Declaration against nuclear weapons, later co-signed by thirty-four others.

Who were born on July 15?

  • 1704
    August Gottlieb Spangenberg, German religious leader (d. 1792)
  • 1904
    Rudolf Arnheim, German-born American author and psychologist (d. 2007)
  • 1922
    Leon M. Lederman, American physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1935
    Ken Kercheval, American actor
  • 1950
    Arianna Huffington, Greek-born American newspaper columnist
  • 1965
    David Miliband, British politician
  • 1966
    Irène Jacob, French-born Swiss actress
  • 1974
    Chot Ulep, Filipino bassist and songwriter
  • 1975
    Kara Drew (Cherry), American pro wrestler
  • 1982
    Neemia Tialata, New Zealand All Black rugby player

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