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1. THINK about what you know.
2. FOLLOW the text links to learn more.
3. CONSIDER any related personal experience.
4. CONNECT your ideas with other topics of interest.
5. START WRITING, additional thoughts will naturally flow.
6. BE CREATIVE, make your response interesting and fun to read.
7. TAKE PRIDE in your work. Edit & share the final product with others.
/ International Joke Day
- The Battle of Gettysburg begins / [
July 2 / 1900 - The First Zeppelin flew. / 1964 - President Johnson signs Civil Rights Act / 1992 - Chevrolet builds one millionth Corvette.
July 3 / The beginning of the Dog Days of Summer / 1775 - Washington takes control of the Continental Army / [Haircuts]
July 4 / Independence Day / 1826 - Death of the Founding Fathers / 1997 - Pathfinder lands on Mars.
July 5 / Caribbean Day / 1946 - Bikinis are introduced. / 1996 - First successful cloning of a mammal.
July 6 / First picture postcard made on this day. / 1942 - Frank family takes refuge. / 1933 - Major League Baseball's first all-star game is held.
July 7 / Macaroni Day / 1930 - Building of Hoover Dam begins. / [Teammates]
July 8 / Video Game Day / 1835- The Liberty Bell cracked / 1951 - Paris, France celebrates 2,000 birthday
July 9 / National Sugar Cookie Day / 1941 - Germany's "Enigma" secret code broken / [Privacy]
July 10 / 1916 - Caldecott Winning illustrator Martin Provenson born. / 1962 - Patent for 3 point seatbelt is issued. / [The Zoo]
July 11 / Cheer up the Lonely Day / 1899 - Author of Charlotte's Web, E.B. White was born. / [Spoiled Food]
July 12 / Paper Bag Day / 1957 - Direct link between smoking and lung cancer discovered. / 1862 - Medal of Honor created by Abraham Lincoln / [The Mall]
July 13 / National French Fries Day / 1930 - First World Cup Soccer Championship. / [Death]
July 14 / National Picnic Month / 1968 - Hank Aaron hits 500th homer. / 1995 - A revolutionary new music technology is called "MP3"
July 15 / 1954 - First Boeing 707 flew. / 1903 - Ford Motor Company takes its first order. / 1988 - Die Hard debuts making Bruce Willis a star
July 16 / 1969 - Apollo lifted off for its voyage to the moon. / 1945 - Atom bomb successfully tested. / [Diets]
July 17 / 1955 - Disney Land opened. / [Cold Remedies]
July 18 / National Ice Cream Month / [Kindness]
July 19 / 1916 - Eve Merriam, poet, playwright and teacher was born. / 1799 - Rosetta Stone found. / [Romance]
July 20 / 1969 - Moon Day (the day man first landed on the moon) / [Public Restrooms]
July 21 / National Junk Food Day / 2007 - Final Harry Potter book released. / [Growing Up]
July 22 / Pied Piper of Hamelin Day / [Debt]
July 23 / Birthday of Robert Quackenbush, author and illustrator of more than 200 books for young readers. / [Picnic]
July 24 / Amelia Earhart day. / 1847 - Mormons settle Salt Lake Valley / [Letter Writing]
July 25 / National Recreational Month / [Fitness]
July 26 / On this day, Sesame Street character, Bert, was introduced. / 1775 - U.S. Postal System established / / [Museums]
July 27 / 1913 - Scott Corbett, children's books author, was born / 2003 - Bob Hope, comedian, dies at 100 / [Rejection]
July 28 / First fingerprint taken on this day. / [Shakespeare]
July 29 / National Lasagna Day / 1958 - NASA created / 1981 - Prince Charles marries Lady Diana. / 1776 - Escalante and Dominquez begin expedition. / [Baseball Glove]
July 30 / National Cheesecake Day / [T.V. Remote]
July 31 / 1790 - First U.S. patent was issued to Samuel Hopkins / 1965 - Author of Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, is born / [Dr.’s Office]