All About July 17th
Holidays, Trivia and Horoscope
July 17th Holidays
- National Peach Ice Cream Day
- National Tattoo Day
- World Day for International Justice
- World Emoji Day
- Wrong Way Corrigan Day
- Yellow Pigs Day
Time period: June 21 – July
Ruling planet: Moon
Birthstones: Moonstone, Emerald, Ruby, Pearl
Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 15, 20
Personality Traits: Loyal, creative, imaginative, manipulative.
Famous Cancers: Selena Gomez, Elon Musk, Princess Diana, Tom Cruise, Sylvester Stallone, Vin Diesel, Robin Williams, Tom Hanks, George Michael, Nikola Tesla, M1698 – Thomas Savery patents the first steam engine.alala Yousafzai,
July 17th Trivia
- 1048 – Damasus II is elected pope.
- 1902 – Willis Carrier creates the first air conditioner in Buffalo, New York.
- 1917 – King George V issues a Proclamation stating that the male line descendants of the British Royal Family will bear the surname Windsor.
- 1935 – Donald Sutherland, tv and movie actor, and father of Keifer Sutherland was born in Saint John, Canada.
- 1947 – Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall was born in London, United Kingdom.
- 1952 – David Hasselhoff, American actor was born in Baltimore, MD.
- 1954 – Angela Merkel, German politician , research scientist and first female Chancellor of Germany was born in Hamburg, Germany.
- 1955 – Disneyland is dedicated and opened by Walt Disney in Anaheim, California.
- 1981 – A structural failure leads to the collapse of a walkway at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri, killing 114 people and injuring more than 200.
- 1989 – First flight of the B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber.
- 2020 – John Lewis, American politician and civil rights leader passes away at 80 from pancreatic cancer in Atlanta, GA. [CNN]
July Monthly Observances
- Bereaved Parents Month
- Bioterrorism/Disaster Education & Awareness Month
- Family Reunion Month
- Family Golf Month
- Freedom From Fear of Speaking Month
- Hemochromatosis Screening Awareness Month
- Herbal/Prescription Awareness Month
- International Blondie and Deborah Harry Month
- International Group B Strep Awareness Month
- International Women with Alopecia Month
- International Zine Month
- National Anti-Boredom Month
- National Wheelchair Beautification Month
- National Black Family Month
- National Blueberry Month
- National Cell Phone Courtesy Month
- National Child-Centered Divorce Month
- National “Doghouse Repairs” Month
- National Grilling Month
- National Horseradish Month
- National Hot Dog Month
- National Ice Cream Month
- National Make A Difference to Children Month
- National Recreation & Parks Month
- National Share A Sunset With Your Lover Month
- Sandwich Generation Month
- Smart Irrigation Month
- Unlucky Month for weddings
- National Picnic Month
- Social Wellness Month Tour de France Month