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Offbeat Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays for July 27

Last Updated 07-18-2024

🎭🎵Anna Dawson -- is 87 in the year 2024 and 88 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1937
Actress, Comedienne, Singer, English

🎭Betty Thomas -- is 76 in the year 2024 and 77 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1948
TV/Movie Actress, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in St. Louis, MO; LN:Nienhauser
Misc: Second City comedy troupe; some say b. 1947
TV Shows: Hill Street Blues (as Off./Sgt. Lucy Bates), Dream On
Movie Titles: The Brady Bunch Movie (series, director)

🎭Simon Jones -- is 74 in the year 2024 and 75 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1950
Actor, Comedian, English
TV Shows: Shrinks, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy (series), Brideshead Revisited
Movie Titles: Monty Python Live

🎨✍🎭🎵Claes Eriksson -- is 74 in the year 2024 and 75 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1950 N.S.
Artist, Screenwriter, Actor, Comedian, Director, Composer, Swedish

🎭Yahoo Serious -- is 71 in the year 2024 and 72 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1953
Actor, Director, Australian
Names/Places: RN:Greg Pead
Movie Titles: Reckless Kelly, Mr. Accident, Young Einstein

✍🎭Carol Leifer -- is 68 in the year 2024 and 69 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1956
Writer, Actress, Comedienne, Producer, Dancer, Tap Dancer
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (writer 1985-86), Seinfeld (writer)

🎭🎵Bill Engvall -- is 67 in the year 2024 and 68 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1957
Actor, Comedian, TV Host, Producer, Country Music Performer
Names/Places: b. in Galveston, Texas
Misc: catchline: "Here's Your Sign"
Song Titles: Here's Your Sign (Get the Picture, with Travis Tritt), Warning Signs (with John Michael Montgomery), I'm a Cowboy, Here's Your Sign Christmas, Blue Collar Dollar (with Jeff Foxworthy and Marty Stuart), Now That's Awesome (with Neal McCoy, Tracy Byrd and T. Graham Brown)
Album Titles: Here's Your Sign, Dorkfish, Here's Your Christmas Album, Now That's Awesome, Cheap Drunk: An Autobiography, Here's Your Sign Reloaded, A Decade of Laughs, 15 Degrees Off Cool, Aged and Confused, Ultimate Laughs
TV Shows: Delta, Jeff Foxworthy Show (as Bill Pelton), Bill Engvall Show (as Bill Pearson), Blue Collar TV (co-host)
Movie Titles: Bait Shop, Delta Farce

🎭Maya Rudolph -- is 52 in the year 2024 and 53 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1972
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live, Up All Night (as Ava Alexander), Maya and Marty
Movie Titles: Grown Ups (series), Bridesmaids, Gattaca, Big Hero 6, Idiocracy

🎭Jason Michael Zimbler -- is 47 in the year 2024 and 48 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1977
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1994
TV Shows: Clarissa Explains It All

🎭Heidi Gardner -- is 41 in the year 2024 and 42 in the year 2025; b.7/27/1983 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Mike Tyson Mysteries, SuperMansion (as Cooch), Saturday Night Live

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Ruth Thompson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1891 d.4/6/1976 (84)
Children's Author
Book Titles: Wizard of Oz

🎭🎵Henry "Homer" Haynes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1917 N.S. d.8/7/1971 N.S. (54)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, Novelty Singer, Country Music Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Knoxville, Tennessee
Misc: some say b. 1918 or 1920
Group Names: Homer and Jethro

✍⛪🎭Norman Lear -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1922 N.S. d.12/5/2023 N.S. (101)
Hall of Famer, Comedy Writer, Jewish, TV Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in New Haven, CT
TV Shows: All in the Family, Mary Hartman Mary Hartman, Sanford & Son, Good Times, Maude, All That Glitters, Jeffersons, One Day at a Time, Fernwood 2-Night, aka Pablo, Sunday Dinner, The Powers That Be

🎭🎵Jerry Van Dyke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1931 d.1/5/2018 N.S. (86)
Actor, Comedian, Banjoist
Names/Places: b. in Danville, IL; Dick's brother
Misc: some say b. 1932; he turned down the lead role of Gilligan for Gilligan's Island
TV Shows: My Mother the Car (as Dave Crabtree), Accidental Family, 13 Queens Blvd, Coach (as Luther Van Dam)

🎵Nick Reynolds -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1933 d.10/1/2008 (75)
Banjoist, Guitarist, Folk Singer
Group Names: Kingston Trio

🎭Gary Kurtz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1940 N.S. d.9/23/2018 N.S. (78)
Filmmaker, English
Movie Titles: American Graffiti, Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, The Dark Crystal, Return To Oz, Slipstream

🎭Stu Gilliam -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1943 d.10/10/2013 (70)
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Roll Out

Corey Ford -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/29/1902 N.S. d.7/27/1969 N.S. (67)
Author, Screenwriter, Humorist

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✍⛪🎭🎵🏆🏌Sir Bob Hope -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/29/1903 d.7/27/2003 (100)
Hall of Famer, Author, Protestant, Humanitarian, Radio Actor, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host, Vaudevillan, Producer, Dancer, Pop Crooner, Golfer, English
Names/Places: b. in Eltham; RFMN:Leslie Townes; Dolores' hubby
Misc: 20th Century's favorite entertainer, founded his own PGA Tour event
TV Shows: The Bob Hope Show
Movie Titles: Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number!, The Road to Hong Kong, The Seven Little Foys, Road to Rio, The Cat and the Canary

🎨Jack Davis -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1924 N.S. d.7/27/2016 N.S. (91)
Illustrator
Names/Places: RN: Jack Burton Davis Jr.
Misc: drew posters for movies such as "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World"; poked fun at celebrities and politicians for decades; his work appeared on the covers of Time and TV Guide; designed album covers such as one for "The TV Album" for a "Weird Al" Yankovic collection of TV novelty songs
Book Titles: MAD Magazine

🎭Tony Dow -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1945 N.S. d.7/27/2022 N.S. (77)
Actor, Director
Names/Places: b. in Hollywood, Ca.
TV Shows: Leave it to Beaver (as Wally Cleaver, also in Still the Beaver)

✍🎭Burt Metcalfe -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/19/1935 N.S. d.7/27/2022 N.S. (87)
Writer, Actor, Producer/Director, Canadian
TV Shows: M*A*S*H (producer)

🎭🎵Bernard Cribbins -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1928 N.S. d.7/27/2022 N.S. (93)
Actor, Comedian, Director, Music Figure, English
Misc: character actor, voice-over artist, and musical comedian with a career spanning over half a century.
Song Titles: Right Said Fred
TV Shows: The Wombles (narrator), Old Jack's Boat (as Old Jack)
Movie Titles: Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy, The Railway Children

Related Events on This Date

In 1918, After giving up hits to four consecutive batters in the Robinsʹ 22-7 loss to the Cardinals in his major league debut, Brooklyn starter Harry Heitman, is pulled from the Ebbets Field contest. The 21-year-old Brooklyn rookie right-hander will never hurl again in the big leagues, ending his career with an ERA of infinity. Harry Heitman reached infinity years before Buzz Lightyear but never beyond.

In 1918, Brooklyn rookie Henry Heitman completed the shortest career in major league history. Heitman appeared on the mound against the Saint Louis Cardinals, gave up four consecutive hits and then left the game, never to play pro ball again.

In 1922, Television producer Norman Lear, creator of “All in the Family,” was born.

In 1940, R.C., “Iʹll Never Smile Again” by Tommy Dorsey peaked at number one on the New Billboard pop singles chart dated this day and stayed there for twelve weeks.

In 1940, The cartoon character Bugs Bunny, after several modifications in look and personality, made his “official” debut in the Warner Brothers animated cartoon short “A Wild Hare” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. This is the first cartoon where the carrot-chomping rabbit utters his trademark, “Whatʹs Up Doc?”

In 1945, The Pluto film, “Canine Casanova” is released.

In 1946, “Hawaiian War Chant” Makes The Pop Chart by Spike Jones and the City Slickers; will peak at number eight.

In 1953, Steve Allen made his debut as a local talk show host on WNBC-TV in New York. This could be the start of something big.

In 1955, Chuck Berryʹs first hit record, “Maybellene” enters the R&B chart. He wasnʹt singing about mascara.

In 1956, The Humphrey Bear film, “In the Bag” is released. Ranger Woodlore also appears.

In 1961, The Tokens recorded the song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” at a studio in New York.

In 1963, On the cover of TV Guide: “Game Show Contestants”. Other Articles: Muppets.

In 1963, TVʹS “HOOTENANNY” Guests on ABCʹs Folk Music show: SMOTHERS BROTHERS, CHAD MITCHELL TRIO, JUDY HENSKE, and the SIMON SISTERS (including Carly)

In 1966, AT THE MOVIES SEAN CONNERY in “A FINE MADNESS” and CARL REINER and ALAN ARKIN in “THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING, THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING”

In 1968, R.C., “Here Come The Judge” by Pigmeat Markham peaked at #19 on the pop singles chart.

In 1972, “THE BOBBY DARIN AMUSEMENT COMPANY” Debut of this summer variety hour (replacing DEAN MARTIN for the next six weeks on NBC). The show was so well received that DARIN returned to the network with a similar show the next winter.

In 1977, NBC 8 p.m./ET: “Orson Welles discovers the priceless treasures of ancient Egypt as he leads viewers to a golden shrine of King Tut in Tut: The Boy King.” Nine months later on that same network, Steve Martin sang about King Tut on “Saturday Night Live!”

In 1979, Alice Cooperʹs Indian art store in Scottsdale, Arizona is hit by a firebomb. Gone are $200,000 worth of artifacts and some of Cooperʹs gold records, which were stored in the back. Cooper said maybe a “disco-music freak” was to blame, because he had been making some “anti-disco remarks.”

In 1982, Menken and Ashmanʹs musical “Little Shop of Horrors,” premieres in New York City.

In 1984, “The Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour”, TV Game Show, last aired on NBC. “Santa Barbara” would premiere the Monday of next week…opposite ABCʹs coverage of the 1984 Summer Olympics from Los Angeles.

In 1985, The last three original episodes of the surreal variety show “Michael Nesmith In Television Parts” air as a one week replacement for “Saturday Night Live.”

In 1989, “The Cavanaughs”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1990, Zsa Zsa Gabor begins a three day jail sentence for slapping a cop.

In 1990, “Just The Ten Of Us” TV Comedy last aired on ABC.

In 1991, Bagdad Cafe (TV Comedy) aired for the last time.

In 1991, “Amen”, TV Comedy; last aired on NBC.

In 1991, “Pee-Weeʹs Playhouse”, TV Childrens; last aired on CBS. It was scheduled to continue through the summer, but an incident in a porn movie house forced CBS to cancel it early. I canʹt describe what happened in this column, so Iʹll just leave you with a name and you can figure out what he did: George Michael.

In 1994, On the 27th day of this month, “Weird Al” Yankovic records “Headline News” single for his “The Permanent Record: Al In A Box” CD Set.

In 1995, The movie “Batman Forever” opened in movie theaters in Peru.

In 1997, “Stargate SG-1” began airing on Showtime

In 1998, “Sifl and Ollie” TV sock puppet show aimed at adults premiered on MTV

In 2000, On As the World Turns, Rose D'Angelo (Martha Byrne), pretending to be Lily Snyder, hosted a telethon for WOAK. After a dance number featuring the women of Oakdale, Katie Peretti (Terri Conn) called in anonymously and challenged "Lily" to sing Holden and Lily's song. Making a quick save, "Lily" sang a new song to signal a fresh start to her relationship with Holden.

In 2001, The movie “Planet of the Apes” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2003, Legendary comic Bob Hope died of pneumonia at his home in Toluca Lake, California. He was 100 years old.

In 2007, The movie “The Simpsons Movie” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

Movie Releases On This Date

In 1979, "The Amityville Horror" was released by American International Pictures / Cinema 77 / Professional Films, Inc.; Stuart Rosenberg (director); Sandor Stern (screenplay); James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger, Murray Hamilton, Don Stroud, John Larch, Natasha Ryan, K.C. Martel, Meeno Peluce, Michael Sacks, Helen Shaver, Amy Wright, Val Avery, Elsa Raven, Irene Dailey, Eddie Barth, James Tolkan, Marc Vahanian, Ellen Saland; Horror; Live Action

In 1979, "The Villain" was released by Columbia Pictures / Rastar; Hal Needham (director); Robert G. Kane (screenplay); Kirk Douglas, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ann-Margret, Paul Lynde, Foster Brooks, Strother Martin, Ruth Buzzi, Jack Elam, Mel Tillis, Robert Tessier; Western, Comedy; Live Action

In 1984, "The Jungle Book (re-release)" was released by Walt Disney Productions; Wolfgang Reitherman (director); Larry Clemmons, Ralph Wright, Ken Anderson, Vance Gerry, Floyd Norman, Bill Peet (screenplay); Bruce Reitherman, Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Louis Prima, George Sanders, Sterling Holloway, J. Pat O'Malley, Verna Felton, Clint Howard, Chad Stuart, Lord Tim Hudson, John Abbott, Ben Wright, Darleen Carr, Leo De Lyon, Hal Smith, Ralph Wright, Digby Wolfe, Bill Skiles, Pete Henderson; Musical, Comedy, Adventure; Animation

In 1984, "Meatballs Part II" was released by Tri-Star Pictures; Ken Wiederhorn (director); Bruce Franklin Singer (screenplay); Richard Mulligan, Hamilton Camp, John Mengatti, Kim Richards, Archie Hahn, Misty Rowe, John Larroquette, Paul Reubens, Joe Nipote, Jason Hervey, Elayne Boosler, Nancy Glass, Felix Silla, Joaquin Martinez, Donald Gibb, Blackie Dammett, Jason Luque; Comedy; Live Action

In 1990, "Problem Child" was released by Universal Pictures / Imagine Entertainment; Dennis Dugan (director); Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski (screenplay); John Ritter, Michael Oliver, Jack Warden, Gilbert Gottfried, Amy Yasbeck, Michael Richards, Peter Jurasik, Colby Kline, Dennis Dugan; Comedy; Live Action

In 2001, "Planet of the Apes" was released by 20th Century Fox; Tim Burton (director); William Broyles, Jr., Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal (screenplay); Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth, Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Clarke Duncan, Paul Giamatti, Estella Warren, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Kris Kristofferson, David Warner, Lisa Marie, Erick Avari, Luke Eberl, Evan Parke, Glenn Shadix, Freda Foh Shen, Chris Ellis, Anne Ramsay, Charlton Heston, Linda Harrison; Sci-Fi; Live Action

In 2001, "Wet Hot American Summer" was released by USA Films; David Wain (director/screenplay); Michael Showalter (screenplay); Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Molly Shannon, Paul Rudd, Christopher Meloni, Michael Showalter, Marguerite Moreau, Ken Marino, Michael Ian Black, Zak Orth, A.D. Miles, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Marisa Ryan, Kevin Sussman, Elizabeth Banks, Joe Lo Truglio, Judah Friedlander, Gideon Jacobs, H. Jon Benjamin; Comedy; Live Action

In 2007, "No Reservations" was released by Warner Bros. Pictures / Castle Rock Entertainment / Village Roadshow Pictures; Scott Hicks (director); Carol Fuchs, Sandra Nettelbeck (screenplay); Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart, Abigail Breslin, Patricia Clarkson, Jenny Wade, Bob Balaban, Brian F. O'Byrne, Lily Rabe, Arija Bareikis, John McMartin, Celia Weston, Zoë Kravitz, Dearbhla Molloy, Matt Servitto, Fulvio Cecere; Romance, Comedy, Drama

In 2007, "The Simpsons Movie" was released by 20th Century Fox / Gracie Films; David Silverman (director); James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Al Jean, Ian Maxtone-Graham, George Meyer, David Mirkin, Mike Reiss, Mike Scully, Matt Selman, John Swartzwelder, Jon Vitti (screenplay); Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria, Harry Shearer, Pamela Hayden, Tress MacNeille, Albert Brooks, Karl Wiedergott, Marcia Wallace, Russi Taylor, Maggie Roswell, Phil Rosenthal, Joe Mantegna, Tom Hanks, Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tré Cool (Green Day); Comedy, Animation

In 2007, "Who's Your Caddy?" was released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Our Stories Films / Dimension Films; Don Michael Paul (director/screenplay); Bradley Allenstein, Robert Henny (screenplay); Antwan "Big Boi" Patton, Jeffrey Jones, James Avery, Tony Cox, Tamala Jones, Jenifer Lewis, Andy Milonakis, Jim Piddock, Sherri Shepherd, Faizon Love, David Kelly, Bruce Bruce, Terry Crews, Finesse Mitchell, Garrett Morris, Cam Gigandet, Chase Tatum, Susan Ward, Hugh Jass, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Curtis Brown, Jesper Parnevik, Matthew Reichel, Lil Wayne; Comedy

In 2018, "Teen Titans Go! To the Movies" was released by Warner Bros. Pictures / Warner Bros. Animation / DC Entertainment; Peter Rida Michail (director); Aaron Horvath (co-director/screenplay); Michael Jelenic (screenplay); Scott Menville, Khary Payton, Tara Strong, Greg Cipes, Hynden Walch, Will Arnett, Kristen Bell

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1946, “The Gypsy” by The Ink Spots charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “The Gypsy” by Dinah Shore charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Doin' What Comes Naturally” by Freddy Martin And His Orchestra Featuring Glenn Hughes charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Doin' What Comes Naturally” by Dinah Shore charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Stone Cold Dead In The Market (He Had It Coming)” by Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Jordan charted at number 9 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Short Fat Fannie” by Larry Williams charted at number 11 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 21 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)” by Chuck Berry charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “White Silver Sands” by Dave Gardner charted at number 43 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “White Silver Sands” by Don Rondo charted at number 50 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “The Flying Saucer The 2nd” by Buchanan And Goodman charted at number 58 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport” by Rolf Harris charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Harry The Hairy Ape” by Ray Stevens charted at number 20 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “On Top Of Spaghetti” by Tom Glazer And The Children's Chorus charted at number 36 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Danke Schoen” by Wayne Newton charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Shorty Long charted at number 12 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Pigmeat Markham charted at number 19 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 28 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Journey To The Center Of Your Mind” by The Amboy Dukes charted at number 38 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Whiskey On A Sunday (The Puppet Song)” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 75 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “1,2,3 Red Light” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 84 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Soul Meeting” by The Soul Clan charted at number 99 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died” by Paper Lace charted at number 14 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wildwood Weed” by Jim Stafford charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Workin' At The Car Wash Blues” by Jim Croce charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Billy, Don't Be A Hero” by Bo Donaldson And The Heywoods charted at number 39 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wild Thing” by Fancy charted at number 43 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 53 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak” by Ray Stevens charted at number 58 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Old Home Filler-Up An Keep On-A-Truckin Café” by C.W. McCall charted at number 60 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 61 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill” by Jim Stafford charted at number 76 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Moonlight Special” by Ray Stevens charted at number 90 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Makin' The Best Of A Bad Situation” by Dick Feller charted at number 100 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 27 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smokin' In The Boys Room” by Mötley Crüe charted at number 48 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 58 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smuggler's Blues” by Glenn Frey charted at number 63 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Centerfield” by John Fogerty charted at number 67 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Like A Surgeon” by "Weird Al" Yankovic charted at number 68 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Willie And The Hand Jive” by George Thorogood charted at number 74 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “You Look Marvelous” by Fernando (Billy Crystal) charted at number 82 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Jean Knight charted at number 98 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Monster” by Fred Schneider charted at number 97 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)” by Los del Rio charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 22 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 66 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Redneck Games” by Jeff Foxworthy And Alan Jackson charted at number 73 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar charted at number 88 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “I'm Gonna Miss Her (The Fishin' Song)” by Brad Paisley charted at number 50 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Ten Rounds With José Cuervo” by Tracy Byrd charted at number 60 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 28 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road (Remix)” by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 5 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 29 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Indian Love Call” by Karl Denver charted at number 49 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 5 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Pigmeat Markham charted at number 28 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Shorty Long charted at number 32 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Banana Rock” by The Wombles charted at number 12 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Wall Street Shuffle” by 10cc charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill” by Jim Stafford charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 21 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Tubular Bells (Theme From "The Exorcist")” by Mike Oldfield charted at number 31 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak” by Ray Stevens charted at number 34 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Goin' Down The Road (A Scottish Reggae Song)” by Roy Wood charted at number 35 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 43 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Denise LaSalle charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Living On Video” by Trans-X charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 15 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smuggler's Blues” by Glenn Frey charted at number 33 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “N-N-Ninteen (Not Out)” by The Commentators charted at number 41 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 48 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 37 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick '91” by Ian Dury And The Blockheads charted at number 73 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 19 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Dune Buggy” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 40 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar charted at number 55 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “The Logical Song” by Scooter charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Hey Baby (Unofficial World Cup Remix)” by DJ Ötzi charted at number 67 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 74 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Machine Says Yes” by FC Kahuna charted at number 88 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 53 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Gangnam Style” by PSY charted at number 70 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Baby Shark” by Pinkfong charted at number 94 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)” by Chuck Berry charted at number 14 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out / Surfer Joe” by The Surfaris charted at number 13 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “On Top Of Spaghetti” by Tom Glazer And The Children's Chorus charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Whiskey On A Sunday (The Puppet Song) / The Orange And The Green” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 6 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “The Unicorn” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 8 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 11 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Billy, Don't Be A Hero / Celia” by Paper Lace charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak / You've Got The Music Inside” by Ray Stevens charted at number 3 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill / I May Never Pass This Way Again” by Cash Backman charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill / L.A. Mamma” by Jim Stafford charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis / Any Old Time” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 22 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Do The Spunky Monkey / My Daddy Was A Song And Dance Man” by Digby Richards charted at number 23 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Too Pooped To Pop / She, Tell Me What To Do” by The La De Da's charted at number 24 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Tubular Bells (Theme From "The Exorcist") / Froggy Went a-Courting” by Mike Oldfield charted at number 34 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / I'm Gonna Make It All The Way” by Frank Sinatra charted at number 64 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “No Charge / If You Have To Go” by Denise Morrison charted at number 70 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wild Thing / Fancy” by Fancy charted at number 73 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 8 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “We Are The World” by U.S.A. For Africa charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 25 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody” by David Lee Roth charted at number 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “People Are Still Having Sex” by LaTour charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 18 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Dune Buggy” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 33 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 1 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody” by David Lee Roth charted at number 46 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 40 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Spaceman” by Babylon Zoo charted at number 50 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 3 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 4 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 29 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 18 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 12 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 2 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “How To Dance” by Bingoboys Featuring Princessa charted at number 17 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 6 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 13 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “In The Summertime” by Shaggy Featuring Rayvon charted at number 38 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Rock Me Amadeus” by FMA joins DJ Andy Garcia vs. Virtua Boy charted at number 74 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 37 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 59 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 6 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1968, “The Muffin Man” by World Of Oz charted at number 6 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Summertime Blues” by Blue Cheer charted at number 9 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died” by Paper Lace charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Clouds Across The Moon” by The RAH Band charted at number 28 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 41 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco charted at number 50 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 3 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 7 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 12 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Peaches” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 30 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Drill Instructor” by Captain Jack charted at number 36 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 45 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 81 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road [+ Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus (Remix)]” by Lil Nas X charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 10 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “We Are The World” by U.S.A. For Africa charted at number 12 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 34 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 35 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 2 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar Featuring Pedro Castano charted at number 5 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 39 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 16 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 20 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Gangnam Style” by PSY charted at number 55 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 1 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen charted at number 110 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 2 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 3 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 5 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Move Move Move” by Manchester United charted at number 8 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 9 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Captain Jack” by Captain Jack charted at number 18 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “The Bumpisong” by Spritney Bears charted at number 7 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “It's Just Porn Mum” by Trucks charted at number 15 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 10 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1968, “Simon Says” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 10 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 1 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco charted at number 4 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 6 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “We Are The World” by U.S.A. For Africa charted at number 15 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Rockin' Sidney charted at number 16 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 19 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “How To Dance” by Bingoboys Featuring Princessa charted at number 30 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 5 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 20 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 36 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Drill Instructor” by Captain Jack charted at number 39 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 49 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 26 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 32 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Gangnam Style” by PSY charted at number 70 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 2 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen charted at number 84 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1957, “Short Fat Fannie” by Larry Williams charted at number 3 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “White Silver Sands” by Don Rondo charted at number 5 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 7 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash charted at number 18 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Magistrates charted at number 26 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Whiskey On A Sunday (The Puppet Song)” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 44 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Journey To The Center Of Your Mind” by The Amboy Dukes charted at number 51 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Tip-Toe Through The Tulips With Me” by Tiny Tim charted at number 58 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 67 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “1,2,3 Red Light” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 88 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “The Muffin Man” by World Of Oz charted at number 100 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Billy, Don't Be A Hero” by Bo Donaldson And The Heywoods charted at number 15 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Workin' At The Car Wash Blues” by Jim Croce charted at number 18 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died” by Paper Lace charted at number 25 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wild Thing” by Fancy charted at number 32 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wildwood Weed” by Jim Stafford charted at number 50 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 52 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 63 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Old Home Filler-Up An Keep On-A-Truckin Café” by C.W. McCall charted at number 67 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak” by Ray Stevens charted at number 75 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Wall Street Shuffle” by 10cc charted at number 96 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 3 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 9 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Like A Surgeon” by "Weird Al" Yankovic charted at number 40 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody” by David Lee Roth charted at number 53 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smuggler's Blues” by Glenn Frey charted at number 60 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smokin' In The Boys Room” by Mötley Crüe charted at number 65 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “One Night In Bangkok” by Murray Head charted at number 70 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “We Are The World” by U.S.A. For Africa charted at number 79 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Superman's Song” by Crash Test Dummies charted at number 4 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 30 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 21 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 46 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Alt-Canada

In 1991, “Superman's Song” by Crash Test Dummies charted at number 6 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette charted at number 81 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 87 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Italy

In 2002, “The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)” by Las Ketchup charted at number 2 on the Italy Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 7 on the Italy Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road (Remix)” by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 19 on the Italy Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Finland

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 2 on the Finland Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 6 on the Finland Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Spain

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 24 on the Spain Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 26 on the Spain Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Gangnam Style” by PSY charted at number 47 on the Spain Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road (Remix)” by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 77 on the Spain Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Denmark

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 14 on the Denmark Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs July 27, 2024

What's Today?

Today is Sat Jul the 27 in the year 2024 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Mon
This is day 209 of the year
Serialnumber = 45488
Julian date = 2460507 O.S.= 7 - 14 - 2024

Calendar

Holidays

Feast of St. Pantaleon, martyr.
Captive Nations Week Ends
57 Varieties Day
[Puerto Rico] Jose Celso Barbosa Birthday (1857)
[USA] "Weird Al" Yankovic Day (every month)
All in the Family Day (Norman Lear b-day)
Day of Hatshepsut (Egyptian).
Korean War Ends Day (1953); M*A*S*H lasted 3x's longer than the war itself!
People of Croatia, Bosnia, Herzegovina Uprising Day (Yugoslavia).
Public Lands Appreciation Day
Take Your House Plants for a Walk Day
What's Up Doc? Day (Bugs Bunny debut 1940)

Reminders

Astrological Sign: Cancer: The Crab (6-22 thru 7-21); Ruling Planet: Moon. Element: Water. Traits: Maternal, compassionate, thrifty. Body part associated with this sign: The breast. Occupations: Raising children, animals, or plants, history, antiques, caring for the elderly.
Astrological sign: Leo: The Lion (7-23 thru 8-22); Ruling Planet: Sun. Element: Fire. Traits: Forceful, generous, creative, well-organized. Body part associated with this sign: The heart. Occupations: Supervisor, actor, king, activities requiring physical strength, bartender.
Full Moon: the Thunder Moon and the Mead Moon, the Corn Moon, the Herb Moon
Gems: ruby and onxy
Meanings: the sentimental meaning of the ruby is for friendship, and the water lily and the larkspur are for ardent attachment.
Flowers: water lily and larkspur
Before the 20th century, July was pronounced to rhyme with "truly."
July's name commemorates the founder of the Julian calendar, Julius Caesar. Before that, July was called Quintilius.
[USA] Fiscal year begins
Baked Beans Month
Hitch Hiking Month
Home Improvement Months (not the TV show) (from April-Sep)
Hot Dog Month
Hurricane Season Months in the East (June 1-Nov 30)
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Ice Cream Month
Minority Tourism Month
National Anti-Boredom Month
National Baked Beans Month
National Eye Exam Month
National Eye Exam Month
National Hitchhiking Month.
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month
National July Belongs to Blueberries Month
National Lamb and Wool Month
National Peach Month
National Picnic Month
National Purposeful Parenting Month
National Recreation and Parks Month
National Tennis Month
Sports and Recreation Month
Capricornid meteor shower, radiant in Capricorn (thru 7-28)
Delta Aquarid meteor shower, radiant in Aquarius (thru 7-31)
Dog Days of Summer (thru 8-15)
Festival of the Seven Sleepers.
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