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Events of July 26th:
July 26th is the 207th day of the year (208th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 158 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about July 26th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on July 26th:
1856 George Bernard Shaw (playwright)
1875 Carl Jung (psychiatrist)
1894 Aldous Huxley (author)
1908 Salvador Allende (Chilean President 1970-1973)
1928 Stanley Kubrick (film director, film producer, writer, photographer)
1939 John Howard (Australian Prime Minister 1996-2007)
1943 Mick Jagger (singer - The Rolling Stones, actor)
1945 Helen Mirren (actress)
1950 Susan George (actress)
1959 Kevin Spacey (actor)
1964 Sandra Bullock (actress)
1973 Kate Beckinsale (actress)
1974 Dean Sturridge (soccer player, commentator)
1985 Gaël Clichy, (soccer player)
1989 Ivian Sarcos (model, Miss World 2011)
July 26th in History:
1533 Atahualpa, last Emperor of the Incas, is strangled to death by Spanish conquistadors.
1788 New York is the 11th state to ratify the US Constitution.
1847 Liberia established by American Colonization Society.
1944 First German V-2 rocket hits Britain.
1956 Egyptian leader, Gamal Abdel Nasser Hussein, nationalizes the Suez Canal.
1963 Syncom 2, the world's first geosynchronous satellite is launched.
1990 US President George H. Bush signs the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 into law.
July 26th is also:
Revolution Day (Cuba)
Independence Day (Liberia)
Independence Day (Maldives)
Kargil Vijay Diwas (India) - marks Victory in the 1999 Kargil War with Pakistan
Feast of Saint Anne (Saint Anne) - mother of The Virgin Mary
People born on July 26th are Leo
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