July 21: Day of the Week
July 21, 2020 is the 203rd day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 163 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.
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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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 21 Historical Event(s)
- 1718The Treaty of Passarowitz between the Ottoman Empire, Austria and the Republic of Venice is signed.
- 1831Inauguration of Leopold I of Belgium, first king of the Belgians.
- 1914The Crown council of Romania decides the country shall remain neutral in World War I
- 1919The dirigible Wingfoot Air Express crashes into the Illinois Trust and Savings Building in Chicago, killing 12 people.
- 1944World War II: Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg and fellow conspirators are executed in Berlin, Germany for the July 20 plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
- 1954First Indochina War: The Geneva Conference partitions Vietnam into North Vietnam and South Vietnam.
- 1970After 11 years of construction, the Aswan High Dam in Egypt is completed.
- 1983The world’s lowest temperature is recorded at Vostok Station, Antarctica at -89.2 °C.
- 1997The fully restored USS Constitution (aka Old Ironsides) celebrates her 200th birthday by setting sail for the first time in 116 years.
- 2011NASA’s Space Shuttle program ends with the landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis on mission STS-135.
Who were born on July 21?
- 1693Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1768)
- 1808Simion Bărnuţiu, Romanian philosopher and politician (d. 1864)
- 1920Constant Nieuwenhuys, Dutch painter (d. 2005)
- 1926Rahimuddin Khan, Pakistani general
- 1952John Barrasso, American politician
- 1963Greg Behrendt, American comedian
- 1964Jens Weißflog, German ski jumper
- 1975Chris Bisson, British actor
- 1977Jaime Murray, British actress
- 1978Gary Teale, Scottish footballer
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