2022 Daily Holidays that fall on July 29, include:
Anniversary of the Army Chaplain Corps
Army Chaplain Corps Anniversary
Cheese Sacrifice Purchase Day
International Chicken Wing Day
International Tiger Day
Lumberjack Day - July 29, 2022 (Last Friday of Last Full Weekend in July)
National Chicken Wing Day
National Get Gnarly Day - July 29, 2022 (Last Friday in July)
National Lasagna Day
National Lipstick Day
National Talk in an Elevator Day - July 29, 2022 (Last Friday in July)
Rain Day - July 29
System Administrator Appreciation Day - July 29, 2022 (Last Friday in July)
2022 Weekly Holidays that include July 29, are:
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
Islamic New Year - Evening of July 29, 2022 to Evening of July 30, 2022
Muharram (Islamic New Year) - Evening of July 29 - Evening of July 30, 2022
National Moth Week - July 23-31, 2022
Perseid Meteor Showers - July 17 - August 24, 2022
Quilt Odyssey Week - July 28-30, 2022 (Last Thursday to Saturday in July)
RAGBRAI - July 23-30, 2022
Satchmo Week - July 29-31, 2022
World Lumberjack Championships - July 28-30, 2022
2022 Monthly Holidays that include July 29, 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 (Date Order)
World Police and Fire Games - This is a biennially event held every two years. Next event will be July 22-31, 2022 and held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Lollapalooza - July 28-31, 2022
The Astrological Sign for July 29 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.
The Birthstone(s) for July is:
Rubies which are said to guarantee health, wisdom, wealth, and success in love
1936 - Elizabeth Dole, American lawyer and politician who was the 20th United States Secretary of Labor
1953 - Tim Gunn, American television host and actor (Project Runway)
1966 - Martina McBride, American singer, songwriter and producer
1833 - William Wilberforce, English philanthropist and politician (b. 1759)
1890 - Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter and illustrator (b. 1853)
1974 - Cass Elliot, American singer (Mamas and the Papas) (b. 1941)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1565 - Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
1981 - Charles, Prince of Wales marries Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul's Cathedral in London
2000 - Actress Jennifer Aniston marries actor and producer Brad Pitt in Maliu, CA
2006 - After 31 years of marriage, Robyn Moore divorces actor Mel Gibson
Quote of the Day
Just Be Your Self! You are Beautiful!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
How do you measure weight loss success, if you are practicing adding healthy diet habits in your life? Is success all about the scale and what it says? If your scale shows a happy weight, you'll be happy? Is that how this works? What is weight loss success and how should you measure it?
1775 - General George Washington appoints William Tudo as Judge Advocate of the Continental Army
1836 - Inauguration of the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France
1899 - The First Hague Convention is signed
1907 - The Brownsea Island Scout Camp in Poole Harbour on the south coast of England is set up by Sir Robert Baden-Powell and is the foundaton of the Scouting movement
1914 - The Cape Cod Canal is opened
1921 - Adolf Hitler becomes the leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party
1957 - The International Atomic Energy Agency is established
1958 - The National Aeronautics and Space Admistration (NASA) is created when U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs the National Aeronautics and Space Act into law
1967 - The USS Forrestal catches on fire off the coast of North Vietnam, killing 134
1967 - Caracas, Venezuela has an earthquake that leaves 500 dead
1981 - 700 million people worldwide watch the wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Lady Diana Spencer in London at the St Paul's Cathedral
1987 - An agreement to build a tunnel under the English Channel (Eurotunnel) is signed by Margaret Thatcher, British Prime Minister and Francois Mitterrand, the President of France
2015 - Microsft releases Windows 10
This Day in Music
1967 - Light My Fire by The Doors hits #1 in the U.S.
1969 - Come Together, Sun King, and Mean Mr. Mustard are recorded by The Beatles
1978 - The Grease soundtrack hits #1 in the U.S.
1978 - Whenever I Call you Friend, by Kenny Loggins and Stevie Nicks is released
2015 - The Eagles play their last concert with Glenn Frey, featuring 27 songs, and closing with Desperado. (Video Below from July 25, 2015) Glenn Frey dies six months later, and the band continues with his son, Deacon
This Day in Sports
1948 - The first Summer Olympics after World War II which caused a 12 year hiatus open in London
1973 - Driver Roger Williamson was killed during the Dutch Grand Prix after a suspected tire failure
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. Characteristic of a shipwreck. 2. (figuratively) Weak, feeble; shaky.
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