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Friday July 3, 2020

July 3: Day of the Week

July 3, 2020 was the 185th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 181 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Cancer 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 3 Historical Event(s)

  • 324
    Battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.
  • 1608
    Québec City is founded by Samuel de Champlain.
  • 1778
    American Revolutionary War: British forces kill 360 people in the Wyoming Valley massacre.
  • 1866
    Austro-Prussian War is decided at the Battle of Königgratz, resulting in Prussia taking over as the prominent German nation from Austria.
  • 1884
    Dow Jones and Company publishes its first stock average.
  • 1898
    Spanish-American War: The Spanish fleet, led by Pascual Cervera y Topete, is destroyed by the U.S. Navy in Santiago, Cuba.
  • 1944
    World War II: Minsk is liberated from Nazi control by Soviet troops during Operation Bagration.
  • 1969
    The biggest explosion in the history of rocketry occurs when the Soviet N-1 rocket explodes and subsequently destroys its launchpad.
  • 1979
    U.S. President Jimmy Carter signs the first directive for secret aid to the opponents of the pro-Soviet regime in Kabul.
  • 1988
    The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed, providing the second connection between the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosporus.

Who were born on July 3?

  • 1908
    M. F. K. Fisher, American writer (d. 1992)
  • 1913
    Dorothy Kilgallen, American columnist (d. 1965)
  • 1932
    Richard Mellon Scaife, American newspaper publisher
  • 1937
    Tom Stoppard, Czech-born, British playwright
  • 1941
    Gloria Allred, American Attorney
  • 1947
    Anthony “Top” Topham, English musician
  • 1959
    Julie Burchill, British journalist and author
  • 1976
    Andrea Barber, American actress
  • 1976
    Bobby Skinstad, Springbok rugby player
  • 1980
    Harbhajan Singh, Indian cricketer

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