Saturday, July 22, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Also on This Day: July 21

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Take a Monkey to Lunch Day
National Tug-of-War Tournament Day

Ernest Hemingway was born in 1899.  Constant (Nieuwenhuys) and Isaac Stern were born in 1920.  Garry Trudeau was born in 1948.

Feast of St. Praxedes

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Also on This Day: July 20

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Feast of St. Wilgefortis, Patroness of Relief From Tribulations

National Lollipop Day

Neil Armstrong walked on the moon in 1969 (Eastern time).  "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."

Edmund Hillary was born in 1919.

Nap Day

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Also on This Day: July 18

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National Caviar Day
World Listening Day

Nelson Mandela was born in 1918, and John Glenn was born in 1921.

Dick Button

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Also on This Day: July 16

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Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

National Corn Fritters Day
National Fresh Spinach Day
National Ice Cream Day

Roald Amundsen was born in 1872.  Orville Redenbacher was born in 1907, and Ginger Rogers was born in 1911.

St. Clare of Assisi BIRTHDAY (and not Feast Day)

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Saturday, July 15, 2017


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Friday, July 14, 2017

Also on This Day: July 14

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Feast of St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Patroness of the environment, ecology, people in exile, and Native Americans

Pandemonium Day
International Nude Day

Inventor Frederick Louis Maytag I was born in 1857, and Gustav Klimt was born in 1862.

Bearded lady Annie Jones was born in 1865.  Arthur Laurents was born in 1918.