This Day for You - July 3
Myanmar: July 3 is celebrated to commemorate the formation of Myanmar National Committee for women’s Affairs.
This Day in History
1908 – Bal Gangadhar Tilak Is Arrested for Sedition by the British.
1928 - John Logie Baird demonstrates the first colour television transmission in London.
1972 - Shimla Non-Arm Agreement on Kashmir is signed between Indira Gandhi and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.
1979 - Construction of the main second Howrah Bridge (Vidyasagar Setu) starts.
2004 - Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Maria Sharapova becomes first Russian player to win Wimbledon beating defending champion Serena Williams.
2018 - Cardi B becomes first female rapper to get two number one US Billboard hits, with "I Like It" with Bad Bunny and J Balvin.
You Share Your Birthday With
1883: Franz Kafka : He was a German-speaking Bohemian novelist and short-story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature.
1962: Tom Cruise : He is an American actor and producer. He has received various accolades for his work, including three Golden Globe Awards and three nominations for Academy Awards. With a net worth of $570 million as of 2020,he is one of the highest-paid actors in the world.
1987: Sebastian Vettel : He is a German racing driver who races in Formula One for Scuderia Ferrari. He is a four-time Formula One World Champion, having won consecutive titles in 2010–2013 with Red Bull Racing, and is regarded by many as one of the greatest drivers in the history of the sport.
1971: Julian Assange : He is an Australian editor, publisher, and activist who founded WikiLeaks in 2006.
1980: Harbhajan Singh : He is an Indian international cricketer, who plays all forms of the game cricket. A specialist spin bowler, he has the second-highest number of Test wickets by an off spinner, behind Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan.