July 26

July 26 Information from the Holidays and Observances Website

 Holidays and Observances
(Alphabetical Order)

2023 Daily Holidays that fall on July 26, include:

  • Americans With Disabilities Day 
  • Armed Forces Unification Day 
  • Aunts and Uncles Day 
  • Bagelfest Day 
  • Holistic Therapy Day 
  • National All or Nothing Day 
  • National Coffee Milkshake Day 
  • One Voice Day 
  • World Tofu Day 

2023 Weekly Holidays that include July 26, are:

  • Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
  • National Moth Week - July 22-30, 2023 (Last Full Week in July and two weekends in July)
  • Perseid Meteor Showers - July 17 - August 24, 2023, will peak on the nights between August 12-13, 2023)
  • RAGBRAI - July 22-29, 2023
  • Tish B'av - Evening of July 26 - Evening of July 27, 2023 

2023 Monthly Holidays that include July 26, 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.


  1. A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
  2. 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.

Astrological Sign

The Astrological Sign for July 26 is Leo.

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.
  • Waterlily
  • Delphinium




The Birthstone(s) for July is:

  • Rubies which are said to guarantee health, wisdom, wealth, and success in love

Famous Birthdays

  • 1739 - George Clinton, American General and politician who became the 4th Vice President of the United States (d. 1812)
  • 1895 - Gracie Allen, American actress and comedian who was the wife of George Burns (d. 1964)
  • 1923 - Jan Berenstain, American author and illustrator (Berenstain Bears) (d. 2012)
  • 1943 - Mick Jagger, English singer, songwriter, producer, lead singer of The Rolling Stones
  • 1945 - Betty Davis, American singer and songwriter
  • 1956 - Dorothy Hamill, American figure skater, 1976 Olympic Champion and 1976 World Champion in ladies singles
  • 1967 - Jason Statham, English actor (The Transporter, The Expendables, The Fast and Furious Movies)

Famous Deaths

  • 1863 - Sam Houston, American General and Politician who was the 7th Governor of Texas (b. 1793)
  • 1984 - George Gallup, American mathematician and statistician who founded the Gallup Company who became famous for their public opinion polls (b. 1901)

Famous Weddings and Divorces

  • 1895 - Chemist and Physicist Marie Curie marries physicist Pierre Curie
  • 1942 - Science fiction author Isaac Asimov marries Gertrude Blugerman 
  • 1995 - Musician Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac) marries Lynn Frankel

Quote of the Day

You Were Born to be Real....Not to be Perfect!

You Were Born to be Real....Not to be Perfect!

Recipe of the Day or a
Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day

A Physical Hunger Scale, can help you rate your hunger, once you have determined that you are not eating for emotional reasons, but from physical hunger, is important to rate your hunger. There are different types of hunger charts that are complicated. I find them ridiculous.

A physical hunger scale, can help you to have control of your hunger and keep away from the starving and being stuffed range to avoid overeating.

I think the idea here, is that your stomach has three settings. Starving, Could Eat More, and Stuffed. This is Brian Wansink’s idea, and I think he’s right.

Find out more about a Physical Hunger Scale from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits website!

This Day in History

  • 1775 - Benjamin Franklin takes office as Postmaster General in the office established by the Second Continental Congress. It would ultimately become the United States Post Office
  • 1788 - New York becomes the 11th State of the United States
  • 1803 - The Surrey Iron Railway opens in South London, United Kingdom
  • 1814 - The Swedish Norwegian War begins
  • 1847 - Liberia declares its independence
  • 1891 - France annexes Tahiti
  • 1945 - HMS Vestal is the last British Royal Nancy ship to be sunk in the war
  • 1946 - Aloha Airlines begins service from Honolulu International Airport
  • 1947 - U.S. President Harry S. Truman signs the National Security Act of 1947 into U.S. law that creates the Central Intelligence Agency, United States Department of Defense, United States Air Force, Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the United States National Security Council
  • 1948 - Executive Order 9981, desegregating the Military of the United States is signed by U.S. President Harry S. Truman
  • 1951 - Disney's 13th animated film, Alice in Wonderland premieres in London, England
  • 1952 - King Farouk of Egypt abdicates to his son Fuad
  • 1958 - Explorer 4 is launched
  • 1963 - An earthquake in Skyopje, Yugoslavia leaves 1,100 dead
  • 1963 - The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development admits Japan
  • 1990 - U.S. President George H.W. Bush signs into law The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
  • 1993 - On it's third attempt to land at Mokpo Airport, South Korea, Asiana Airlines Flight 733 crashes into a ridge on Mt. Ungeo killing 68 of the 116 passengers/crew onboard
  • 2005 - Mumbai, India receives 39.17 inches of rain within 24 hours, resulting in floods that kill over 5,000 people
  • 2016 - Solar Impulse 2 becomes the first solar powered aircraft to circumnavigate the Earth

This Day in Music

  • 1968 - The Jackson 5 sign a one year contract with Motown Records
  • 1975 - One of These Nights album from The Eagles hits #1 in the U.S.
  • 1986 - Sledgehammer from Peter Gabriel hits #1 in the U.S.
  • 2015 - 1,00 musicians and singers play the Foo Fighters Learn to Fly in a field outside of Cesena, Italy in hopes of getting the bad to play in their city. The Foo Fighters saw the video and play in Cesena on November 3, 2015 (video below)

This Day in Sports

  • 1745 - The first recorded women's cricket match takes place near Guidford, England
  • 1952 - Mickey Mantle hits his 1st grand slammer
  • 1992 - Nolan Ryan strikes out his 100th batter for 23rd consecutive seasons

Word of the Day from Wiktionary

Lethargy (noun)

1.  A condition of extreme drowsiness or apathy.

Wishing You a Great Day Today!

Solo Build It!

Solo Build It, or SBI, is the awesome E-Business software that we are using for this site!

Like this Page?

Like this Site?

Follow Us!

Instagram Account is Leigh's account - Follow along as I create a Homestead on 3.66 acres of raw land

Share This Page

Holidays and Observances Holiday Calendar

Holiday Calendar

2023 Holidays

(We are currently updating 2024 movable dates)

Site Sponsors
(Please check out OUR other Sites!!)

Kerry's Site - Healthy Diet Habits:

Leigh's site - Truckee Travel Guide - a tourism site about the Ski Town of Truckee and Lake Tahoe.

Brie from Massage By Brie in Midtown, Sacramento

 Massage By Brie - Sacramento, CA

(Leigh's Daughter Brie)

Search for Holidays By Month

Build Your Own Website!

Solo Build It!

SBI, or Solo Build It, is the E-Business software that we are using for this site!

Create some PASSIVE INCOME streams!

July Holidays 
Daily Pages

July Holiday Information from Holidays and Observances - Independence Day is one of the most popular July Holidays

July Holidays

2023 Dates

Related Pages

Holidays and Observances Animal Holidays - Pictured is a Yellow Bellied Marmot eating a Paint Ball Pellet

Animal Holidays

Childrens Holidays

Children's Holidays

Food Holidays - Information from Holidays and Observances

Food Holidays

Health Holidays Info. from Holidays and Observances

Health Holidays

Holiday Drinks - info. from Holidays and Observances

Holiday Drinks

Military Holidays information from the Holidays and Observances Website

Military Holidays

Religious Holidays Information from Holidays and Observances

Religious Holidays