On This Day: July 07th

This is 189th day of the year and 177 days remain in the year.

in history
Twenty-five years after her execution, Pope Calixtus III annulled the heresy charges brought against Joan of Arc.
William Blount of Tennessee became the first U.S. senator to be impeached.
Commodore John D. Sloat occupied Monterey and declared California annexed to the United States.
The United States annexed Hawaii.
Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini, who directed the establishment of hospitals, orphanages, nurseries, and schools in the U.S. and Latin America, became the first U.S. citizen to be canonized.
Italian-born Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini was canonized, becoming the first American saint.
An Elvis Presley recording was played on the radio for the first time.
52 people were killed and hundreds injured in London when terrorists bombed subways and a bus.
July 07 Birthdays
Satchel Paige(Leroy Paige), 1906–82, American baseball player, born in Mobile, Alabama.
Ringo Starrmusician
Gustav Mahlercomposer, conductor
Michelle Kwanfigure skater
Marc Chagallpainter
Joseph Jacquardinventor
Robert A. Heinleinscience-fiction writer
Pierre Cardinfashion designer

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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.