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July 16th

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July 16th

All that we behold is full of blessings. – William Wordsworth TODAY – JULY 16th 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) with days 168 to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Fresh Spinach Day ~ National Corn Fritters Day ~ National Personal Chef Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1872 Roald Amundsen, Norwegian explorer (led Antarctic expedition to discover South Pole) 1907 Barbara Stanwyck, Brooklyn, New York, actress (Night Nurse, Union Pacific, The Lady Eve, The Big Valley,...

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July 15th

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July 15th

You can plan to be brave – it’s even better if you just try to be brave. – Clive Cussler TODAY – JULY 15th 196th day of the year (197th in leap years) with 169 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Give Something Away Day ~ National Gummy Worm Day ~ National I Love Horses Day ~ National Pet Fire Safety Day ~ National Respect Canada Day ~ National Tapioca Pudding Day ~ Social Media Giving Day ~ St. Swithin’s Day ~ National Be a Dork Day (Urban Dictionary definition of DORK: Someone who has odd interests,...

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July 12th

Posted by on Jul 12, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 12th

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances. – Martha Washington TODAY – JULY 12th 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years) with 172 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Collector Car Appreciation Day ~ Eat Your Jello Day ~ National Different Colored Eyes Day ~ National Pecan Pie Day ~ National Simplicity Day ~ Paper Bag Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1817 Henry David Thoreau, Concord, Massachusetts, writer and...

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July 11th

Posted by on Jul 11, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 11th

May you live all the days of your life. – Jonathan Swift TODAY – JULY 11th 192nd day of the year (193rd in leap years) with 173 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ All American Pet Photo Day ~ National 7-Eleven Day (free slurpees at participating stores between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.) ~ National Cheer up the Lonely Day ~ National Blueberry Muffin Day ~ National Mojito Day ~ National Rainier Cherry Day ~ World Population Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1767 John Quincy...

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July 10th

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July 10th

It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings. – Ann Landers TODAY – JULY 10th 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) with 174 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Clerihew Day (a whimsical, four-line biographical poem invented by Edmund Clerihew Bentley) ~ Don’t Step on a Bee Day ~ National Pina Colada Day ~ Nikola Tesla Day ~ Teddy Bear Picnic Day ~ Wyoming Statehood Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*...

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July 9th

Posted by on Jul 9, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 9th

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else. – Winston Churchill TODAY – JULY 9th 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) with 175 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Sugar Cookie Day ~ Constitution Day in Australia ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1819 Elias Howe, Spencer, Massachusetts, inventor (sewing machine pioneer) 1901 Dame Barbara Cartland, English author (romantic novels) 1911 John A. Wheeler, Jacksonville, Florida, physicist...

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July 8th

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July 8th

Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark. – George Iles TODAY – JULY 8th 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) with 176 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Chocolate with Almonds Day ~ National SCUD Day (Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama) ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* TODAY IN BIRTHDAYS: 1831 John S. Pemberton, Knoxville, Georgia, pharmacist, invented Coca-Cola in 1885 (Originally meant as a cure for headaches) 1838 Ferdinand von Zeppelin, Baden-Württemberg, German inventor...

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July 7th

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 7th

Never give in. Never. Never. Never. Never. – Winston Churchill TODAY – JULY 7th 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) with 177 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Dive Bar Day ~ National Father Daughter Take a Walk Day ~ National Macaroni Day ~ National Strawberry Sundae Day ~ World Chocolate Day ~ National Cell Phone Courtesy Month ~ National Picnic Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1861 Nettie Maria Stevens, Cavendish, Vermont, cell biologist and...

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July 6th

Posted by on Jul 6, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 6th

You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. – Christopher Columbus TODAY – JULY 6th 188th day of the year with 178 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ International Kissing Day ~ Old Albums Are Frisbees Day ~ National Fried Chicken Day ~ National Baked Bean Month ~ National Culinary Arts Month ~ National Hand Roll Day (sushi) ~ National Hot Dog Month ~ National Ice Cream Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1747 John Paul Jones,...

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July 5th

Posted by on Jul 5, 2019 in jokes and trivia, July | 0 comments

July 5th

Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character. – George Santayana TODAY – JULY 5th 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) with 179 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Apple Turnover Day ~ National Bikini Day ~ National Graham Cracker Day ~ National Hawaii Day ~ National Workaholics Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1794 Reverend Sylvester Graham, Suffield, Connecticut, Presbyterian minister and advocate of dietary reform, “father of...

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