This Day for You - July 4
GURU PURNIMA - July 5, 2020
Celebrated to mark the Birthday of Indian Sage Ved Vyas, Guru Purnima is an important celebration when we thank our Gurus, specially spiritual gurus. Let's spend the weekend with a little bit of mindfullness, wellness and take time for some meditation.
Don't forget to do some prayers for the global wellbeing during this pandemic on this special day.
AMERICA'S Independence Day - United States commemorates the Declaration of Independence of the United States, on July 4, 1776.
On this day the thirteen American colonies were declared to be independent and were no longer subject to the British King, George III, and were now united, free, and independent states.
Philippine Republic Day : It is also known as Philippine–American Friendship Day, as a commemoration in the Philippines,which is held annually on July 4.
YOU SHARE YOUR BIRTHDAY WITH:
1995 : POST MALONE, aka Austin Richard Post, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper and record producer.
1998 : Malia Obama: Barack Obama’s daughter.
1805 : Giuseppe Maria Garibaldi was an Italian general, patriot, and republican. He contributed to the Italian unification and the creation of the Kingdom of Italy. He is considered to be one of Italy's "fathers of the fatherland"
1883 : Reuben Garrett Lucius Goldberg, known best as Rube Goldberg, was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and inventor. Goldberg is best known for his popular cartoons depicting complicated gadgets performing simple tasks in indirect, convoluted ways.
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1054 : Brightest known supernova SN 1054 (creates the Crab Nebula) 1st reported by Chinese astronomers
1776 : US Congress proclaims the Declaration of Independence and independence from Britain
1789 : Agreement made between British East India Company, Peshwa of Pune and Nizam of Hyderabad to attack Tipu Sultan territory.
1884 : Statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris
1902 : Vivekananda, Indian monk and saint passed away.
1933 : Mahatma Gandhi sentenced to one year imprisonment.
1934 : Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard patents the chain-reaction design for the atomic bomb
1947 : The "Indian Independence Bill" is presented before the British House of Commons, proposing the independence of the Provinces of British India into two sovereign countries: India and Pakistan.
1966 : The Press Council of India was first constituted
1999 : India Army recaptured Tiger Hill