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Tuesday July 2, 2019

July 2: Day of the Week

July 2, 2019 was the 183rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 182 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.

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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 2: This Day in History

This day is the midpoint of a common year because there are 182 days before and 182 days after (median of the year) in common years, and 183 before and 182 after in leap years. The exact time in the middle of the year is at noon, or 12:00 p.m. In the UK and other countries that use “Summer Time” the actual exact time of the mid point in a common year is at 1:00 p.m. this is when 182 days and 12 hours have elapsed and there are 182 days and 12 hours remaining. This is due to Summer Time having advanced the time by one hour. It falls on the same day of the week as New Year’s Day in common years.

July 2 Historical Event(s)

  • 1555
    The Ottoman Admiral Turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
  • 1613
    The first English expedition from Massachusetts against Acadia led by Samuel Argall takes place.
  • 1679
    Europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth.
  • 1698
    Thomas Savery patents the first steam engine.
  • 1776
    The Continental Congress adopts a resolution severing ties with Great Britain although the wording of the formal Declaration of Independence is not approved until July 4.
  • 1881
    Charles J. Guiteau shoots and fatally wounds U.S. President James Garfield, who eventually dies from an infection on September 19.
  • 1900
    The first Zeppelin flight takes place on Lake Constance near Friedrichshafen, Germany.
  • 1934
    The Night of the Long Knives ends with the death of Ernst Röhm.
  • 1950
    The Golden Pavilion at Kinkaku-ji in Kyoto, Japan burns down.
  • 1993
    37 participants in an Alevi cultural and literary festival are killed when a mob of demonstrators set fire to their hotel in Sivas during a violent protest.

Who were born on July 2?

  • 1698
    Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena (d. 1780)
  • 1820
    George Law Curry, American newspaper publisher and 5th and 7th Governor of the Oregon Territory (d. 1878)
  • 1862
    William Henry Bragg, English physicist, Nobel laureate (d. 1942)
  • 1903
    King Olav V of Norway (d. 1991)
  • 1937
    Polly Holliday, American actress
  • 1953
    Tony Armas, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1956
    Jerry Hall, American actress
  • 1964
    Andrea Yates, American murderer
  • 1979
    Sam Hornish, Jr., American race car driver
  • 1984
    Johnny Weir, American figure skater

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