We are currently working on updating all 2021 moveable Holidays and Observances
Holidays and Observances
2020 Daily Holidays that fall on July 21, include:
Department of Veterans Administration Created
Invite an Alien to Live With You Day
Legal Drinking Age Day
Lowest Recorded Temperature Day - (-128.6 F in Antarctica)
National Be Someone Day
National Craft for Your Local Shelters Day
National Junk Food Day
National Lamington Day
National Tug of War Tournament Day
No Pet Store Puppies Day
Take a Monkey to Lunch Day
2020 Weekly Holidays that include July 21, are:
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
Captive Nations Week - July 19-25, 2020 (Third Week in July)
Every Body Deserves a Massage Week - July 19-25, 2020 (Dates vary every year)
International Lace Week - July 19-25, 2020
National Independent Retailers Week - July 19-25, 2020 (Third Week in July)
National Moth Week - July 18-26, 2020
National Zookeeper Week - July 19-25, 2020 (Third Week in July)
Rabbit Week - July 15-21
RAGBRAI - July 19-25, 2020
Restless Leg Syndrome Education & Awareness Week - July 18-25
Robin Hood Festival - July 17-28, 2020 (Third Weekend of July)
Summer - June 20 - September 22, 2020
2020 Monthly Holidays that include July 21, 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.
The Astrological Sign for July 21 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
1816 - Paul Reuter, German-English journalist who founded Reuters (d. 1899)
1899 - Ernest Hemingway, American novelist, short story writer and journalist (d. 1961)
1948 - Cat Stevens, English singer, and songwriter
1948 - Garry Trudeau, American cartoonist (Doonsebury)
1951 - Robin Williams, American actor, singer, and producer (d. 2014)
1998 - Alan Shepard, American admiral, pilot and astronaut. In 1961 he became the first American to travel to space, and in 1971 he walked on the Moon. (b. 1923)
2017 - John Heard, American actor (Home Alone Movies) (b. 1946)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1942 - Mae West, actress divorces Frank Wallace, vaudeville performer
1945 - Groucho Marx marries Kay Marvis
Quote of the Day
July 21st is Legal Drinking Age Day! May your enjoy a nice glass of wine with your friends today!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Are non organic foods as healthy as the more expensive organic foods? What is the difference? To involve yourself in this debate, it is helpful to understand what exactly a non-organic food can be. From here you can decide if purchasing non-organic foods is a healthy diet habit for your family!
Non Organic Foods could contain any number of chemicals from pesticides, herbicides, hormones, and antibiotics and even be grown in contaminated sewage sludge! Good choice?