2020 Daily Holidays that fall on July 14, include:
Chick-fil-A's Cow Appreciation Day - July 14, 2020 (Second Tuesday in July)
International Nude Day
National Grand Marnier Day
National Macaroni and Cheese Day
National Tape Measure Day
Shark Awareness Day
Victims of the Nice, France Attack Day
2020 Weekly Holidays that include July 14, are:
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
Creative Maladjustment Week - July 7-14
National Ventriloquism Week - July 14-18, 2020
Operation Safe Driver Week - July 12-18, 2020
Sports Cliche Week - July 12-18, 2020
Summer - June 20 - September 22, 2020
2020 Monthly Holidays that include July 14, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our July Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of July.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events
Tour de France - June 27- July 19, 2020 - this is the world's most high profile bicycle race
Jim Thorpe Native American Games - July 11-19, 2020
The Astrological Sign for July 14 is Cancer.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month of July are:
Larkspur - Levity and lightness. Strong bonds of Love are represented by Larkspur.
The Birthstone(s) for July is:
Rubies which are said to guarantee health, wisdom, wealth, and success in love
1903 - Irving Stone, American author (Love is Eternal) (d. 1989)
1910 - William Hanna, American animator who co-founded Hanna-Barbera (Tom and Jerry, Scooby Doo) (d. 2001)
1913 - Gerald Ford, American lawyer and politician who was the 41st US Vice President from 1973-74 and the 38th US President from 1974-77 (d. 2006)
1918 - Ingmar Bergman, Swedish director, producer and screenwriter (Cries & Whispers) (d. 2007)
1930 - Polly Bergen, American actress and singer (Winds of War, The Helen Morgan Story) (d. 2014)
1952 - Franklin Graham, American evangelist and missionary, son of Billy Graham
1955 - L. Brent Bozell III, American journalist, author, and activist who founded the Media Research Center
1881 - Billy the Kid, American outlaw (b. 1859)
2005 - Cicely Saunders, English nurse and physician who found the first modern hospice
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1966 - Brigitte Bardot, French actress and model, married Gunter Sachs
1994 - Sarah Armstrong-Jones, daughter of Princess Margaret marries artist and actor Daniel Chatto in London
2007 - Actor Jerry O'Connell marries actress and model, Rebecca Romijn
Quote of the Day
Every single one of us wakes up each day with the freedom to be who we want to be. We can be nice or mean, we can be positive or negative, we can be happy, or unhappy. It's up to us! Wake up and BE AMAZING!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Developing great pregnancy nutrition if you are pregnant or trying to be is a must! Eat for health, because foods that you eat go directly to your developing baby. Great prenatal nutrition will allow you the greatest chance to deliver a healthy baby!
Exercise for health, because exercise will help you to sleep better, reduce stress, be better prepared for the delivery, give you more energy, and help your body stay in the best shape. You may be gaining weight, but you want to be healthy and look good!
Find out tips to help practice great pregnancy nutrition from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits website!
This Day in History
1223 - After the death of his father, Philip II, Louis VIII becomes King of France
1789 - The French Revolution begins when the citizens of Paris storm the Bastille
1798 - The Sedition Act becomes law in the US and prohibits false, scandalous and malicious statements against the U.S. Government
1853- The first major US world's fair opens, the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations in NYC
1874 - The Chicago Fire of 1874 burns 47 acres of the city, killing 20 and destroying 812 buildings
1881 - Pat Garrett shoots and kills Billy the Kid outside Fort Sumner
1933 - In Germany, all political parties are outlawed except for the Nazi Party (NSDAP)
1960 - Jane Goodall starts her study of chimpanzees in the wild at Gombe Stream Reserve
1969 - The U.S. $500, $1,000, $5,000 and $10,000 currency bills are withdrawn from circulation
1976 - Canada abolishes capital punishment
2000 - A powerful solar flare causes a geomagnetic storm on earth
2002 - Jacques Chirac, the French President escapes an assassination attempt during the Bastille Day celebrations
This Day in Music
1964 - The Rolling Stones have their first #1 hit in the UK with their cover of Bobby Womack's, It's All Over Now
1967 - The Who tour in America, playing the first of 55 dates with Herman's Hermits
1979 - Bad Girls by Donna Summer hits #1 in America
1984 - Eddie Van Halen joins Michael Jackson on stage to play his guitar solo from Beat It
1993 - The US Postal Service introduces four new stamps honoring classic Broadway musicals: Oklahoma, Show Boat, My Fair Lady, Porgy and Bess
This Day in Sports
1865 - The first ascent of the Matterhorn is attempted by Edward Whymper and party, four die on the descent off the mountain
1969 - After Honduras loses a soccer match against El Salvador, riots break out in Honduras against Salvadoran migrant workers
2009 - AL wins 4-3 at the 80th All Star Baseball Game at Busch Stadium, St Louis
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. Very unlucky; ill-fated.
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