July History

Click a date in the July calendar to the right for a timeline of all July events on that day, listed chronologically by year. Below is a list of important July events.

Click any event title to read more about that event. Every event page has a list of important names, places, and topics — click them to see a timeline of events associated with them.

July Calendar

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Today's Major Events

Old St. Peter's Basilica Construction Begins in Rome
Death of Physicist Niels Bohr, Part of British Team That Worked on Manhattan Project
Pope Boniface VIII Publishes Unam Sanctam, Asserting Papal Supremacy Over Secular Governments
Federal Judge Orders Ten Commandments Monument Removed from Alabama's Judicial Building
At Jonestown, Rev. Jim Jones and Over 900 Followers Drink Cyanide-Laced Punch