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July 7th, 2008 (July 07 2008)DeathBruce Conner, American artist (born in 1933)
July 7th, 2008 (July 07 2008)DeathDorian Leigh, American supermodel (born in 1917)
July 7th, 2007 (July 07 2007)EventPope Benedict XVI issues the Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum, removing restrictions on celebrating the old Tridentine Mass.
July 7th, 2007 (July 07 2007)EventWorldwide performances by charity event Live Earth.
July 7th, 2006 (July 07 2006)DeathJuan de Avalos, Spanish sculptor (born in 1911)
July 7th, 2006 (July 07 2006)DeathSyd Barrett, original guitarist and vocalist of the band Pink Floyd (born in 1946)
July 7th, 2006 (July 07 2006)DeathJohn Money, Sexologist (born in 1921)
July 7th, 2005 (July 07 2005)EventA series of four terrorist explosions occur on London s transport system killing 56 people, including four suicide bombers.
July 7th, 2005 (July 07 2005)EventInfluenced by Live 8, the G8 leaders pledge to double 2004 levels of aid to Africa from US$25 to US$50 billion by the year 2010.
July 7th, 2003 (July 07 2003)EventThe United Communist Party of Armenia is formed.
July 7th, 2003 (July 07 2003)DeathIzhak Graziani, Bulgarian-born conductor (born in 1924)
July 7th, 2002 (July 07 2002)EventA scandal breaks out in the United Kingdom when news reports accuse MI6 of sheltering Abu Qatada, the supposed European Al Qaeda leader.
July 7th, 2002 (July 07 2002)DeathBison Dele, American basketball player (born in 1969)
July 7th, 2001 (July 07 2001)DeathFred Neil, American singer-songwriter (born in 1936)
July 7th, 2000 (July 07 2000)DeathKenny Irwin, Jr., American race car driver (born in 1969)
July 7th, 1994 (July 07 1994)DeathCarlo Chiti, Italian race car engineer (born in 1924)
July 7th, 1994 (July 07 1994)DeathFriedrich August Freiherr von der Heydte, German Luftwaffe Officer (born in 1907)
July 7th, 1993 (July 07 1993)DeathMia Zapata, American singer with The Gits (born in 1965)
July 7th, 1991 (July 07 1991)EventYugoslav Wars: the Brioni Agreement ends the ten-day independence war in Slovenia against the rest of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
July 7th, 1990 (July 07 1990)DeathBill Cullen, American game show host (born in 1920)
July 7th, 1990 (July 07 1990)DeathCazuza, Brazilian poet, singer and composer (born in 1958)
July 7th, 1989 (July 07 1989)BirthGiannoulis Fakinos, Greek footballer
July 7th, 1988 (July 07 1988)BirthKaci Brown, American singer
July 7th, 1987 (July 07 1987)BirthLena Ma, Miss World Canada 4th runner-up
July 7th, 1984 (July 07 1984)BirthMinas Alozidis, Greek hurdler
July 7th, 1984 (July 07 1984)BirthMohammad Ashraful, Bangladeshi cricketer
July 7th, 1984 (July 07 1984)BirthMarie-Mai, Canadian singer
July 7th, 1984 (July 07 1984)DeathCarl Boenish, American father of BASE jumping (born in 1941)
July 7th, 1983 (July 07 1983)EventCold War: Samantha Smith, a U.S. schoolgirl, flies to the Soviet Union at the invitation of Secretary General Yuri Andropov.
July 7th, 1983 (July 07 1983)BirthJustin Davies, Australian rules footballer
July 7th, 1983 (July 07 1983)BirthD. Woods, American singer (Danity Kane)
July 7th, 1982 (July 07 1982)BirthCassidy, American rapper
July 7th, 1982 (July 07 1982)BirthMike Glita, American bassist (Senses Fail)
July 7th, 1982 (July 07 1982)BirthGeorge Owu, Ghanaian footballer
July 7th, 1981 (July 07 1981)BirthSynyster Gates, American guitarist (Avenged Sevenfold)
July 7th, 1981 (July 07 1981)BirthMahendra Singh Dhoni, Indian cricketer
July 7th, 1981 (July 07 1981)DeathMildred Lisette Norman a.k.a. Peace Pilgrim, American pacifist and activist
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)EventInstitution of sharia in Iran.
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)EventThe Safra massacre in Lebanon.
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)BirthJohn Buck, American baseball player
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)BirthDeidre Downs, American beauty queen
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)BirthMichelle Kwan, American figure skater
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)BirthKaisa Jouhki, Finnish vocalist (Battlelore)
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)BirthDan Whitesides, American drummer (The Used)
July 7th, 1980 (July 07 1980)DeathDore Schary, American film producer and writer (born in 1905)
July 7th, 1979 (July 07 1979)BirthAnastasios Gousis, Greek sprinter
July 7th, 1979 (July 07 1979)BirthCarl Breeze, British racing driver
July 7th, 1978 (July 07 1978)EventThe Solomon Islands become independent from the United Kingdom. Solomon Quotes
July 7th, 1977 (July 07 1977)BirthFelix Vasquez, New York City Housing Authority employee
July 7th, 1976 (July 07 1976)BirthDominic Foley, Irish footballer
July 7th, 1976 (July 07 1976)DeathWalter Giesler, American soccer coach (born in 1910)
July 7th, 1975 (July 07 1975)BirthTony Benshoof, American luger
July 7th, 1975 (July 07 1975)BirthMichael Voss, Australian rules footballer
July 7th, 1975 (July 07 1975)DeathRuffian, American thoroughbred racehorse (born in 1972)
July 7th, 1974 (July 07 1974)BirthPatrick Lalime, Canadian ice hockey player
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)BirthTroy Garity, American actor
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)BirthJose Jimenez, Dominican baseball player
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)BirthMatt Mantei, American baseball player
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)BirthKarlis Skrastins, Latvian ice hockey player
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)BirthNatsuki Takaya, Japanese manga-ka
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)DeathMax Horkheimer, German philosopher and sociologist (born in 1895) Philo Quotes
July 7th, 1973 (July 07 1973)DeathVeronica Lake, American actress (born in 1919)
July 7th, 1972 (July 07 1972)BirthLisa Leslie, American basketball player
July 7th, 1972 (July 07 1972)BirthManfred Stohl, Austrian rally driver
July 7th, 1972 (July 07 1972)DeathAthenagoras, Patriarch of Constantinople (born in 1886)
July 7th, 1972 (July 07 1972)DeathKing Talal of Jordan (born in 1909)
July 7th, 1971 (July 07 1971)BirthAlistair Potts, British rower
July 7th, 1971 (July 07 1971)DeathClaude Gauvreau, Canadian writer (born in 1925)
July 7th, 1971 (July 07 1971)DeathUb Iwerks, American artist, director, and cartoonist (b1901)
July 7th, 1970 (July 07 1970)BirthWayne McCullough, Irish boxer
July 7th, 1970 (July 07 1970)BirthErik Zabel, German cyclist
July 7th, 1970 (July 07 1970)BirthRobia LaMorte, American actress and dancer
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)EventIn Canada, the Official Languages Act is adopted making the French language equal to the English language throughout the Federal government.
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)BirthSylke Otto, German luger
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)BirthJoe Sakic, Canadian ice hockey player Saki Quotes
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)BirthNathalie Simard, French Canadian singer
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)BirthCree Summer, American voice actress
July 7th, 1969 (July 07 1969)BirthRobin Weigert, American actress
July 7th, 1968 (July 07 1968)BirthAmy Carlson, American actress
July 7th, 1968 (July 07 1968)BirthJorja Fox, American actress
July 7th, 1968 (July 07 1968)BirthJeff VanderMeer, American writer
July 7th, 1967 (July 07 1967)EventBeginning of the civil war in Biafra.
July 7th, 1967 (July 07 1967)BirthTom Kristensen, Danish race car driver
July 7th, 1967 (July 07 1967)BirthJackie Neal, American singer (died in 2005)
July 7th, 1967 (July 07 1967)DeathJo Schlesser, French Formula One racing driver (born in 1928)
July 7th, 1966 (July 07 1966)BirthJim Gaffigan, American comedian
July 7th, 1966 (July 07 1966)BirthGundula Krause, German folk violinist
July 7th, 1966 (July 07 1966)BirthNeil Tobin, American magician
July 7th, 1965 (July 07 1965)BirthPaula Devicq, Canadian actress
July 7th, 1965 (July 07 1965)BirthMo Collins, American actress
July 7th, 1965 (July 07 1965)BirthJeremy Kyle, English television presenter
July 7th, 1965 (July 07 1965)DeathMoshe Sharett, 2nd Prime Minister of Israel (born in 1894)
July 7th, 1964 (July 07 1964)DeathLillian Copeland, American athlete (born in 1904)
July 7th, 1963 (July 07 1963)BirthVonda Shepard, American singer
July 7th, 1960 (July 07 1960)BirthKevin A. Ford, American astronaut
July 7th, 1959 (July 07 1959)Event14:28 UT Venus occults the star Regulus. This rare event was used to determine the diameter of Venus and the structure of the Venusian atmosphere.
July 7th, 1959 (July 07 1959)BirthBilly Campbell, American actor
July 7th, 1959 (July 07 1959)BirthJessica Hahn, American model
July 7th, 1959 (July 07 1959)BirthBen Linder, American engineer (died in 1987)
July 7th, 1958 (July 07 1958)EventPresident Dwight D. Eisenhower signs the Alaska Statehood Act into United States law.Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes
July 7th, 1957 (July 07 1957)BirthJonathan Dayton, American film director
July 7th, 1957 (July 07 1957)BirthBerry Sakharof, Turkish-born Israeli guitarist (Minimal Compact)
July 7th, 1956 (July 07 1956)EventFritz Moravec reaches the peak of Gasherbrum II (8,035 m).
July 7th, 1956 (July 07 1956)DeathGottfried Benn, German poet (born in 1886)
July 7th, 1955 (July 07 1955)BirthLen Barker, American baseball player
July 7th, 1954 (July 07 1954)EventFormation of the TANU in Tanzania
July 7th, 1953 (July 07 1953)EventChe Guevara sets out on a trip through Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador.
July 7th, 1952 (July 07 1952)BirthMando Guerrero, Mexican professional wrestler
July 7th, 1949 (July 07 1949)BirthShelley Duvall, American actress
July 7th, 1949 (July 07 1949)DeathBunk Johnson, American musician (born in 1879 or 1889)
July 7th, 1948 (July 07 1948)BirthJean Leclerc, French-Canadian actor
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)EventAlleged and disputed Roswell UFO incident.
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)BirthFelix Standaert, Belgian diplomat
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)BirthHoward Rheingold, American author
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)BirthGyanendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev, King of Nepal
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)BirthRob Townsend, English drummer (Family)
July 7th, 1947 (July 07 1947)BirthVictor Manuel, Spanish songwriter and singer
July 7th, 1946 (July 07 1946)EventMother Frances Xavier Cabrini becomes the first American to be canonized.
July 7th, 1946 (July 07 1946)EventHoward Hughes nearly dies when his XF-11 spy plane prototype crashes in a Beverly Hills neighborhood.
July 7th, 1946 (July 07 1946)BirthJoe Spano, American actor
July 7th, 1945 (July 07 1945)BirthMichael Ancram, British politician
July 7th, 1943 (July 07 1943)BirthToto Cutugno, Italian singer
July 7th, 1943 (July 07 1943)BirthJoel Siegel, American film critic (died in 2007)
July 7th, 1942 (July 07 1942)BirthCarmen Duncan, Australian actress
July 7th, 1941 (July 07 1941)EventWorld War II: U.S. forces land in Iceland to forestall an invasion by Germany.
July 7th, 1941 (July 07 1941)EventWorld War II: Beirut is occupied by Free France and British troops.
July 7th, 1941 (July 07 1941)BirthMichael Howard, British politician
July 7th, 1941 (July 07 1941)BirthBill Oddie, English comedian and ornithologist
July 7th, 1940 (July 07 1940)BirthRingo Starr, English drummer and singer (The Beatles)Ringo Starr Quotes
July 7th, 1937 (July 07 1937)EventSino-Japanese War: Battle of Lugou BridgeJapanese forces invade Beijing, China.
July 7th, 1937 (July 07 1937)BirthTung Chee-Hwa, Hong Kong administrator
July 7th, 1936 (July 07 1936)BirthNikos Xilouris, Greek singer (died in 1980)
July 7th, 1936 (July 07 1936)BirthJo Siffert, Swiss race car driver (d.1971)
July 7th, 1933 (July 07 1933)BirthMurray Halberg, New Zealand runnerAl Murray Quotes
July 7th, 1933 (July 07 1933)BirthDavid McCullough, American historian and author
July 7th, 1932 (July 07 1932)BirthJosef Zawinul, Austrian composer and musician (died in 2007)
July 7th, 1932 (July 07 1932)DeathAlexander Grin, Russian novelist (born in 1880)
July 7th, 1932 (July 07 1932)DeathHenry Eyster Jacobs, American Lutheran theologian (born in 1844)
July 7th, 1931 (July 07 1931)BirthDavid Eddings, American author
July 7th, 1930 (July 07 1930)EventIndustrialist Henry J. Kaiser begins construction of the Boulder Dam (now known as Hoover Dam).
July 7th, 1930 (July 07 1930)BirthHenry (Hank) Mobley, American Jazz composer and saxophonist (died in 1986)
July 7th, 1930 (July 07 1930)DeathArthur Conan Doyle, Scottish writer (born in 1859)Arthur Conan Doyle Quotes
July 7th, 1929 (July 07 1929)BirthHasan Abidi, Pakistani journalist and poet (died in 2005)
July 7th, 1928 (July 07 1928)EventSliced bread is sold for the first time by the Chillicothe Baking Company of Chillicothe, Missouri. It is described as "the greatest forward step in the baking industry since bread was wrapped". [1]
July 7th, 1927 (July 07 1927)BirthDoc Severinsen, American composer and musician
July 7th, 1927 (July 07 1927)BirthCharlie Louvin, American country musician
July 7th, 1927 (July 07 1927)DeathGosta Mittag-Leffler, Swedish mathematician (born in 1846)
July 7th, 1925 (July 07 1925)BirthWally Phillips, American radio personality (died in 2008)
July 7th, 1925 (July 07 1925)DeathClarence Hudson White American photographer (b.. 1871)
July 7th, 1924 (July 07 1924)BirthMary Ford, American singer (died in 1977)
July 7th, 1922 (July 07 1922)BirthPierre Cardin, French fashion designer
July 7th, 1922 (July 07 1922)DeathCathal Brugha, Chief of Staff of Irish Republican Army (b.1874)
July 7th, 1921 (July 07 1921)BirthAdolf von Thadden, German politician (died in 1996)
July 7th, 1921 (July 07 1921)BirthEzzard Charles, American boxer (died in 1975)
July 7th, 1919 (July 07 1919)BirthJon Pertwee, British actor (died in 1996)
July 7th, 1917 (July 07 1917)EventRussian Revolution: Prince Georgy Yevgenyevich Lvov forms Provisional Government in Russia after the deposing of the Tsar Nicholas II.
July 7th, 1917 (July 07 1917)BirthFidel Sanchez Hernandez, Salvadorian politician (died in 2003)
July 7th, 1915 (July 07 1915)EventWorld War I: end of First Battle of the Isonzo.
July 7th, 1915 (July 07 1915)EventA Great Gorge and International Railway trolley with an extreme overload of 157 passengers crashes near Queenston, Ontario, killing 15.
July 7th, 1915 (July 07 1915)BirthMargaret Abigail Walker Alexander, African American Novelist and poet (died in 1998)
July 7th, 1913 (July 07 1913)BirthPinetop Perkins, American blues musician
July 7th, 1913 (July 07 1913)DeathEdward Burd Grubb, American Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General (b.1841)
July 7th, 1911 (July 07 1911)BirthGian Carlo Menotti, Italian-born composer (died in 2007)
July 7th, 1908 (July 07 1908)BirthRevilo P. Oliver, American professor (died in 1994)Revilo P. Oliver Quotes
July 7th, 1907 (July 07 1907)BirthRobert A. Heinlein, American writer (died in 1988)Robert A. Heinlein Quotes
July 7th, 1906 (July 07 1906)BirthWilliam Feller, Croatian mathematician (died in 1970)
July 7th, 1906 (July 07 1906)BirthSatchel Paige, American baseball player (died in 1982)Satchel Paige Quotes
July 7th, 1906 (July 07 1906)BirthAnton Karas, Viennese musician (died in 1985)
July 7th, 1904 (July 07 1904)BirthSimone Beck, French chef (died in 1991)
July 7th, 1902 (July 07 1902)BirthTed "Double Duty" Radcliffe, American baseball player (died in 2005)
July 7th, 1901 (July 07 1901)BirthVittorio De Sica, Italian director (died in 1974)
July 7th, 1901 (July 07 1901)BirthSam Katzman, American film producer (died in 1973)
July 7th, 1901 (July 07 1901)BirthEiji Tsuburaya, Japanese film producer (died in 1970)
July 7th, 1901 (July 07 1901)DeathJohanna Spyri, Swiss author (born in 1827)
July 7th, 1900 (July 07 1900)BirthEarle E. Partridge, United States Air Force general (died in 1990)
July 7th, 1899 (July 07 1899)BirthGeorge Cukor, American director (died in 1983)
July 7th, 1898 (July 07 1898)EventPresident William McKinley signs the Newlands Resolution annexing Hawaii as a territory of the United States.William McKinley Quotes
July 7th, 1893 (July 07 1893)BirthMiroslav Krleza, Croatian writer (died in 1981)
July 7th, 1892 (July 07 1892)EventKatipunan: the Revolutionary Philippine Brotherhood is established leading to the fall of the Spanish Empire in Asia.Philip Roth Quotes
July 7th, 1891 (July 07 1891)BirthVirginia Rappe, Silent Film Actress (died in 1921)
July 7th, 1890 (July 07 1890)DeathHenri Nestle, Founder of Nestle S.A. (born in 1814)
July 7th, 1887 (July 07 1887)BirthMarc Chagall, Russian painter (died in 1985)
July 7th, 1884 (July 07 1884)BirthLion Feuchtwanger, German dramatist (died in 1958)An Wang Quotes
July 7th, 1878 (July 07 1878)DeathYegor Ivanovich Zolotarev, Russian mathematician (born in 1847)
July 7th, 1874 (July 07 1874)BirthErwin Bumke, German jurist (died in 1945)
July 7th, 1865 (July 07 1865)EventAmerican Civil War: four conspirators in the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln are hanged.Abraham Lincoln Quotes
July 7th, 1865 (July 07 1865)DeathMary Surratt, Lincoln conspirator (born in 1823)
July 7th, 1865 (July 07 1865)DeathLewis Paine, Lincoln conspirator (born in 1844)
July 7th, 1865 (July 07 1865)DeathDavid Herold, Lincoln conspirator (born in 1842)
July 7th, 1865 (July 07 1865)DeathGeorge Atzerodt, Lincoln conspirator (born in 1833)
July 7th, 1863 (July 07 1863)EventUnited States begins first military draft; exemptions cost $100
July 7th, 1860 (July 07 1860)BirthGustav Mahler, Austrian composer (died in 1911)
July 7th, 1855 (July 07 1855)BirthLudwig Ganghofer, German writer (died in 1920)
July 7th, 1855 (July 07 1855)DeathKonstantin Batyushkov, Russian poet (born in 1787)
July 7th, 1851 (July 07 1851)BirthCharles Tindley, American gospel music composer (died in 1933)
July 7th, 1848 (July 07 1848)BirthFrancisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, Brazilian politician (died in 1919)
July 7th, 1846 (July 07 1846)EventMexican-American War: American troops occupy Monterey and Yerba Buena, thus beginning the United States conquest of California.
July 7th, 1843 (July 07 1843)BirthCamillo Golgi, Italian physician and Nobel laureate (died in 1926)
July 7th, 1816 (July 07 1816)DeathRichard Brinsley Sheridan, Irish playwright and politician (born in 1751)Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quotes
July 7th, 1807 (July 07 1807)EventNapoleonic Wars: Peace of Tilsit between France, Prussia and Russia ends the Fourth Coalition.
July 7th, 1799 (July 07 1799)EventRanjit Singh s men take up their positions outside Lahore.
July 7th, 1798 (July 07 1798)EventQuasi-War: the U.S. Congress rescinds treaties with France sparking the war.
July 7th, 1790 (July 07 1790)DeathFrancois Hemsterhuis, Dutch philosopher (born in 1721) Philo Quotes
July 7th, 1777 (July 07 1777)EventAmerican Revolutionary War: Battle of Hubbardton
July 7th, 1776 (July 07 1776)DeathJeremiah Markland, English classical scholar (born in 1693)
July 7th, 1766 (July 07 1766)BirthGuillaume Philibert Duhesme, French general (died in 1815)
July 7th, 1764 (July 07 1764)DeathWilliam Pulteney, 1st Earl of Bath, English politician (born in 1683)
July 7th, 1752 (July 07 1752)BirthJoseph-Marie Jacquard, French inventor (died in 1834)
July 7th, 1746 (July 07 1746)BirthGiuseppe Piazzi, Italian astronomer (died in 1826)
July 7th, 1713 (July 07 1713)DeathHenry Compton, Bishop of Oxford and privy councillor (born in 1632)Henry Ford Quotes
July 7th, 1701 (July 07 1701)DeathWilliam Stoughton, American judge at the Salem witch trials (born in 1631)
July 7th, 1663 (July 07 1663)DeathThomas Baltzar, German violinist
July 7th, 1656 (July 07 1656)BirthGuru Har Krishan, 8th Guru of Sikhism (died in 1664)
July 7th, 1647 (July 07 1647)DeathThomas Hooker, Connecticut colonist (born in 1586)
July 7th, 1586 (July 07 1586)BirthThomas Howard, 21st Earl of Arundel, English statesman (died in 1646)
July 7th, 1585 (July 07 1585)EventTreaty of Nemours abolishes tolerance to Protestants in France.
July 7th, 1573 (July 07 1573)DeathGiacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Italian architect (born in 1507)
July 7th, 1572 (July 07 1572)DeathKing Sigismund II Augustus of Poland (born in 1520)
July 7th, 1543 (July 07 1543)EventFrench troops invade Luxembourg.
July 7th, 1537 (July 07 1537)DeathMadeleine de Valois, queen of James V of Scotland (born in 1520)
July 7th, 1534 (July 07 1534)EventEuropean colonization of the Americas: first known exchange between Europeans and natives of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, in New Brunswick.
July 7th, 1528 (July 07 1528)BirthAnna of Austria, Duchess of Bavaria, daughter of Ferdinand I (died in 1590)
July 7th, 1456 (July 07 1456)EventA retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death. Joan of Arc Quotes
July 7th, 1307 (July 07 1307)DeathKing Edward I of England (born in 1239)
July 7th, 1304 (July 07 1304)DeathPope Benedict XI (born in 1240)
July 7th, 1119 (July 07 1119)BirthEmperor Sutoku of Japan (died in 1164)
July 7th, 1053 (July 07 1053)BirthEmperor Shirakawa of Japan (died in 1129)

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