July 25: Day of the Week
July 25, 2021 is the 206th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 159 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is domingo.
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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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.
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July 25 Historical Event(s)
- 1139Battle of Ourique: The Almoravids, led by Ali ibn Yusuf, are defeated by Prince Afonso Henriques.
- 1547Henry II of France is crowned.
- 1554Mary I marries Philip II of Spain at Winchester Cathedral
- 1567Don Diego de Losada founds the city of Santiago de Leon de Caracas, modern-day Caracas, the capital city of Venezuela.
- 1603James VI of Scotland is crowned as king of England (James I of England), bringing the Kingdom of England and Kingdom of Scotland into personal union. Political union would occur in 1707.
- 1755British governor Charles Lawrence and the Nova Scotia Council order the deportation of the Acadians. Thousands of Acadians are sent to the British Colonies in America, France and England. Some later move to Louisiana, while others resettle in New Brunswick.
- 1797Horatio Nelson loses more than 300 men and his right arm during the failed conquest attempt of Tenerife (Spain).
- 1894The First Sino-Japanese War begins when the Japanese fire upon a Chinese warship.
- 1920Telecommunications: the first transatlantic two-way radio broadcast takes place.
- 1993Israel launches a massive attack against Lebanon in what the Israelis call Operation Accountability, and the Lebanese call Seven-Day War.
Who were born on July 25?
- 1896Jack Perrin, American actor (d. 1967)
- 1908Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer, Indian musician (d. 2003)
- 1918Jane Frank, American artist (d. 1986)
- 1943Erika Steinbach, German politician
- 1961Katherine Kelly Lang, American actress
- 1966Christine C. Quinn, American politician
- 1971Roger Creager, American country music singer-songwriter
- 1982Norbert Lemcke, German footballer
- 1985Gaël Clichy, French footballer
- 1988Anthony Stokes, Irish footballer
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