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Sunday July 28, 2019

July 28: Day of the Week

July 28, 2019 was the 209th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 156 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

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

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Here’s the July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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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.

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July 28 Historical Event(s)

  • 1809
    Peninsular War: Battle of Talavera – Sir Arthur Wellesley’s British, Portuguese and Spanish army defeats a French force led by Joseph Bonaparte.
  • 1821
    José de San Martín declares the independence of Peru from Spain.
  • 1942
    World War II: Soviet leader Joseph Stalin issues Order No. 227 in response to alarming German advances into the Soviet Union. Under the order all those who retreat or otherwise leave their positions without orders to do so are to be immediately executed.
  • 1943
    World War II: Operation Gomorrah – The British bomb Hamburg causing a firestorm that kills 42,000 German civilians.
  • 1945
    A U.S. Army B-25 bomber crashes into the 79th floor of the Empire State Building killing 14 and injuring 26.
  • 1948
    The Metropolitan Police Flying Squad foils a bullion robbery in the “Battle of London Airport”.
  • 1973
    Summer Jam at Watkins Glen: 600,000 people attend a rock festival at the Watkins Glen International Raceway.
  • 2001
    Australian Ian Thorpe becomes the first swimmer to win six gold medals at a single World Championships.
  • 2002
    Nine coal miners trapped in the flooded Quecreek Mine in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, are rescued after 77 hours underground.
  • 2005
    Tornadoes touch down in a residential areas in south Birmingham and Coventry England, causing £4,000,000 worth of damages and injuring 39 people.

Who were born on July 28?

  • 1879
    Lucy Burns, American suffragist (d. 1966)
  • 1916
    David Brown, American film producer (d. 2010)
  • 1930
    Junior Kimbrough, American blues guitarist and vocalist (d. 1998)
  • 1934
    Jacques d'Amboise, American choreographer
  • 1945
    Jim Davis, American cartoonist (Garfield)
  • 1946
    Jonathan Edwards, American singer and songwriter
  • 1967
    Taka Hirose, Japanese bassist (Feeder)
  • 1978
    Jacob Oram, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1985
    Sharifah Sofia, Malaysian actress
  • 1987
    Pedro Rodríguez Ledesma, Spanish footballer

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