7 July

7 July

Global Celebrations

  • International Chocolate Day
  • National Macaroni Day
  • Tell The Truth Day
  • International Chocolate Day
  • Global Forgiveness Day
  • National Strawberry Sundae Day

Historical Events

2005: Coordinated terrorist bomb blasts strike London’s public transport system during the morning rush hour killing 52 and injuring 700.

1937: Japanese and Chinese troops clash at the Marco Polo Bridge, beginning the Second Sino-Japanese War.

1937: Japanese and Chinese troops clash at the Marco Polo Bridge, beginning the Second Sino-Japanese War.

1901: Guangxu Emperor of China with court officials and European officers, 1901

Guangxu Emperor of China with court officials and European officers, 1901

1900: Hotel del Coronado, Coronado Beach, California photochrom print. circa 1900 (near San Diego, CA) (by William Henry Jackson)

Hotel del Coronado, Coronado Beach, California photochrom print. circa 1900 (near San Diego, CA) (by William Henry Jackson)

1865: The crowd watches on as Mary Surratt (left), Lewis Powell, David Herold and George Atzerodt (Lincoln Co-Conspirators) hang from the gallows at the Old Arsenal Penitentiary. Photograph by Alexander Gardner. July 7, 1865

These people were involved in the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln Ex US President.

The crowd watches on as Mary Surratt (left), Lewis Powell, David Herold and George Atzerodt (Lincoln Co-Conspirators) hang from the gallows at the Old Arsenal Penitentiary. Photograph by Alexander Gardner. July 7, 1865

1865: Photo: The four Lincoln conspirators executed by hanging, July 7, 1865

Photo: The four Lincoln conspirators executed by hanging, July 7, 1865

1880: Two Kanak warriors posing with penis gourds and spears in New Caledonia, around 1880

Two Kanak warriors posing with penis gourds and spears in New Caledonia, around 1880

1807: The first Treaty of Tilsit is signed by Napoleon I of France and Alexander I of Russia.

1456: Joan of Arc was declared innocent of the charges that had condemned her to death – twenty-five years after she had been burned for heresy.

Famous Birthdays

  • MS Dhoni was born.
  • Ringo Starr was born.
  • Kim Bum was born.

Deaths

  • Robert Downey Sr. died.
  • Edward I died.
  • Arthur Conan Doyle died.

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