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Friday July 29, 2022

July 29: Day of the Week

July 29, 2022 is the 210th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 155 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.

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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 29 Historical Event(s)

  • 1030
    Ladejarl-Fairhair succession wars: Battle of Stiklestad – King Olaf II fights and dies trying to regain his Norwegian throne from the Danes.
  • 1565
    The widowed Mary, Queen of Scots, marries Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, Duke of Albany, at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • 1793
    John Graves Simcoe decides to build a fort and settlement at Toronto, having sailed into the bay there.
  • 1848
    Irish Potato Famine: Tipperary Revolt – in Tipperary, an unsuccessful nationalist revolt against British rule is put down by police.
  • 1899
    The First Hague Convention is signed.
  • 1900
    In Italy, King Umberto I of Italy is assassinated by the anarchist Gaetano Bresci.
  • 1907
    Sir Robert Baden Powell sets up the Brownsea Island Scout camp in Poole Harbour on the south coast of England. The camp runs from August 1 to August 9, 1907, and is regarded as the foundation of the Scouting movement.
  • 1958
    U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs into law the National Aeronautics and Space Act, which creates the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
  • 1967
    During the fourth day of celebrating its 400th anniversary, the city of Caracas, Venezuela is shaken by an earthquake, leaving approximately 500 dead.
  • 1973
    Greeks vote to abolish the monarchy, beginning the first period of the Metapolitefsi.

Who were born on July 29?

  • 1892
    William Powell, American actor (d. 1984)
  • 1897
    Sir Neil Ritchie, British general (d. 1983)
  • 1898
    Isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1988)
  • 1899
    Walter Beall, American baseball player (d. 1959)
  • 1900
    Don Redman, American jazz trumpeter, oboist and pianist (d. 1964)
  • 1900
    Eyvind Johnson, Swedish writer, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1976)
  • 1932
    Nancy Kassebaum Baker, United States Senator from Kansas
  • 1938
    Peter Jennings, Canadian-born American journalist (d. 2005)
  • 1957
    Alessandra Marc, American operatic soprano
  • 1965
    Chang-Rae Lee, Korean-born American novelist

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