Thursday July 25, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

July 25: Day of the Week

July 25, 2024 is the 207th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 159 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.

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

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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

Leo 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 25 Historical Event(s)

Sebastián de Belalcázar on his search of El Dorado founds the city of Santiago de Cali.
Seven Years’ War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken.
The first stone of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct is laid.
The first commercial use of an electric telegraph is successfully demonstrated by William Cooke and Charles Wheatstone on 25 July 1837 between Euston and Camden Town in London.
Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union (TASS) is established.
The Nazis assassinate Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss in a failed coup attempt.
General Guisan orders the Swiss Army to resist German invasion and makes surrender illegal.
Norwegian Manifesto calls for nonviolent resistance to the Nazis.
Viking program: Viking 1 takes the famous Face on Mars photo.
The Cerro Maravilla incident occurs.

Who were born on July 25?

Afonso I of Portugal (d. 1185)
Princess Augusta, Duchess of Cambridge (d. 1889)
Arthur Balfour, 33rd Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1930)
Woody Strode, American actor and decathlete (d. 1994)
Lucien Saulnier, Quebec politician (d. 1989)
Jerry Paris, American actor (d. 1986)
Daniel Ceccaldi, French actor (d. 2003)
Annie Ross, British jazz singer
Barbara Harris, American actress
Mur Lafferty, American podcaster and writer

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