Tuesday July 9, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

July 9: Day of the Week

July 9, 2024 is the 191st day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 175 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

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

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

July 2024

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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.

July 9 Historical Event(s)

French and Indian War: Braddock Expedition – British troops and colonial militiamen are ambushed and suffer a devastating defeat by French and Native American forces.
Napoleon annexes the Kingdom of Holland as part of the First French Empire.
470 prominent Cypriots including Archbishop Kyprianos are executed in response to Cypriot aid to the Greek War of Independence
World War II: Battle of Saipan – American forces take Saipan in the Mariana Islands.
The Russell-Einstein Manifesto is released by Bertrand Russell in London.
The Starfish Prime high-altitude nuclear test is conducted by the United States of America.
The Troubles: In Belfast, British Army snipers shoot five civilians dead in the Springhill Massacre.
A car bomb destroys a Renault motor car owned by famed “Nazi hunters” Serge and Beate Klarsfeld at their home in France. A note purportedly from ODESSA claims responsibility.
Pan Am Flight 759 crashes in Kenner, Louisiana killing all 145 people on board and eight others on the ground.
The Navaly church bombing is carried out by the Sri Lankan Air Force killing 125 Tamil civilian refugees.

Who were born on July 9?

Leo Dandurand, American-born Canadian hockey executive (d. 1964)
Edward Heath, British statesman (d. 2005)
David Hockney, English painter, draughtsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer
Sanjeev Kumar, Indian actor (d.1985)
Edy Williams, American actress
Gianluca Vialli, Italian football player and coach
Jason Kearton, Australian footballer
Craig Quinnell, Welsh rugby player
Ashley Young, English footballer
Jake Vargas, Filipino actor

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