July 29: Day of the Week
July 29, 2019 was the 210th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 155 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.
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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 29 Historical Event(s)
- 1565The widowed Mary, Queen of Scots, marries Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, Duke of Albany, at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Scotland.
- 1693War of the Grand Alliance: Battle of Landen – France wins a Pyrrhic victory over Allied forces in the Netherlands.
- 1851Annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
- 1899The First Hague Convention is signed.
- 1920Construction of the Link River Dam begins as part of the Klamath Reclamation Project.
- 1921Adolf Hitler becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party.
- 1937Tōngzhōu Incident: in Tōngzhōu (China), the East Hopei Army attacks Japanese troops and civilians.
- 1967During the fourth day of celebrating its 400th anniversary, the city of Caracas, Venezuela is shaken by an earthquake, leaving approximately 500 dead.
- 1981A worldwide television audience of over 700 million people watch the wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul’s Cathedral in London.
- 2005Astronomers announce their discovery of the dwarf planet Eris.
Who were born on July 29?
- 1846Isabel, Princess Imperial of Brazil (d. 1921)
- 1872Eric Alfred Knudsen, American folklorist (d. 1957)
- 1905Clara Bow, American actress (d. 1965)
- 1905Dag Hammarskjöld, Swedish 2nd UN Secretary-General, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate (d. 1961)
- 1916Charlie Christian, American jazz guitarist (d. 1942)
- 1924Lloyd Bochner, Canadian actor (d. 2005)
- 1937Daniel McFadden, American economist, Nobel Prize Laureate
- 1946Ximena Armas, Chilean painter
- 1953Patti Scialfa, American singer, guitarist and songwriter
- 1965Luis Alicea, Puerto Rico baseball player and coach
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