July Calendar


  • July 1, 1867: Dominion Day in Canada.

  • July 2, 1874: First American zoo opens in Philadelphia.

  • July 4, 1776: Independence Day in United States.

  • July 8, 1838: Revelation on tithing received by Joseph Smith (D&C 119).

  • July 14, 1789: Bastille Day in France.

  • July 15, 1606: Rembrandt, Dutch artist, born.

  • July 20, 1969: Moon Day, anniversary of the first landing on the moon.

  • July 24, 1847: Mormon Pioneers, led by President Brigham Young, entered Salt Lake Valley.

  • July 28, 1847: Salt Lake Temple site chosen by Brigham Young.