2020 Daily Holidays that fall on July 15, include:
Be a Dork Day
I Love Horses Day
Income Tax Pay Day - July 15, 2020 (Original day is April 15, 2020, but due to Covid-19, the due date for taxes was pushed back)
International Sister Cities Day - July 15, 2020
National Give Something Away Day
National Gummi Worm Day
National Hot Dog Day - July 15, 2020
National Pet Fire Safety Day
National Respect Canada Day
National Tapioca Pudding Day
Orange Chicken Day
Saint Swithin's Day
Take Your Poet to Work Day - July 15, 2020 (Third Wednesday of July)
World Youth Skills Day
2020 Weekly Holidays that include July 15, are:
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
National Ventriloquism Week - July 14-18, 2020
Operation Safe Driver Week - July 12-18, 2020
Rabbit Week - July 15-21
Sports Cliche Week - July 12-18, 2020
Summer - June 20 - September 22, 2020
2020 Monthly Holidays that include July 15, 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 15 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
1944 - Jan-Michael Vincent, American actor (Airwolf)
1946 - Linda Rondstadt, American singer, songwriter, producer, and actress
1951 - Jesse Ventura, American wrestler ("The Body", actor, and politician
1952 - Terry O'Quinn, American actor (Lost, Gang Related)
1960 - Kim Alexis, American supermodel and actress (Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover)
1972 - Scott Foley, American actor (Felicity, Scandal)
1973 - Brian Austin Green, American actor and producer (Beverly Hills, 90210)
1996 - Dana Hill, American actress and singer (b. 1964)
1997 - Gianni Versace, Italian fashion designer who founded Versace (b. 1946)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1996 - Prince Charles & Princess Dianne sign their divorce papers.
2011 - TV Host Vanessa Minnillo marries American singer, songwriter Nick Lachey
Quote of the Day
I don't know about you, but when someone tells me that I cannot do something, it just motivates me to try harder to prove them wrong!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Leftovers are a poor name for a wonderful treat and a healthy diet habit to practice! The name denotes an item that is not worthy and already done with! Many cringe at the thought, yet they are a lifestyle solution to save time and practice frugality. They can be used for a new breakfast, lunch, or dinner meal.
Find out simple tips for planning and using leftovers from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits website!
This Day in History
1815 - Napoleon Bonaparte surrenders on the HMS Bellerophon
1834 - After nearly 356 years, the Spanish Inquisition is disbanded
1870 - Georgia becomes the last of the Confederate states to be readmitted to the Union
1888 - Mount Bandai erupts killing 500 people in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
1922 - The Japanese Communist Party is established in Japan
1927 - In Vienna, Austria, the police kill 89 protesters
1959 - The steel strike of 1959 begins
1980 - There is $160 million in damages in western Wisconsin following a massive storm
2003 - AOL Time Warner disbands Netscape
2003 - The Mozilla Foundation is established
2006 - Twitter is launched
This Day in Music
1983 - Staying Alive the sequel to Saturday Night Fever staring John Travolta debuts in theaters. The Bee Gees perform five new songs for the soundtracks, including, The Woman in You.
2009 - Paul McCartney returns to the Ed Sullivan Theater to appear on The Late Show with David Letterman
2018 - November Rain by Guns N' Roses is the first 90's video to pass a billion views on You Tube (video below)
This Day in Sports
1909 - Ty Cobb hits two inside the park Home Runs
1980 - Johnny Bench breaks Yogi Berra's record when he hits his 314th Home Run as a catcher
1996 - Cal Ripkin moves to 3rd base after 2,216 consecutive games as shortstop
1999 - The Seattle Mariners play their inaugural game at the Safeco Field in Seattle, WA
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. A gaseous or vaporous emission, especially a foul-smelling one.
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