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Today: July 24th, 2021.

Today's date falls on a Saturday. It is day 205 of 2021. The decade is the 2020s.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

Woo-hoo, it's the weekend!

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • Week Number: We are currently in Week 29 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1627081200.

On this day: 24th of July.

Events that have occurred on the 24th of July.

  • July 24th, 1967: French President Charles de Gaulle causes controversy after he says "Long live free Quebec!" while addressing a crowd in Montreal, Canada.
  • July 24th, 1970: Charles Manson appears in court with an "X" carved into his forehead. .
  • July 24th, 1972: Lance Reventlow dies in a plane crash.
  • July 24th, 1974: The US Supreme Court orders President Nixon to hand over subpoenaed White House tapes to the Watergate special prosecutor.
  • July 24th, 1975: Actress Barbara Colby is shot dead at a parking area in Venice, Los Angeles.
  • July 24th, 1979: Ted Bundy is found guilty of murder and sentenced to death.
  • July 24th, 1982: The Rolling Stones headline at Slane.
  • July 24th, 1984: Wham! release the single "Careless Whisper".
  • July 24th, 1998: The game "WWF War Zone" is released on the PlayStation.
  • July 24th, 1998: Two police officers are killed during a shooting at the United States Capitol building in Washington D.C.
  • July 24th, 1998: The movie Saving Private Ryan (1998) is released.
  • July 24th, 2000: The Underdog Project release their single "Summer Jam".
  • July 24th, 2001: The song "Family Affair" is released by Mary J. Blige.
  • July 24th, 2001: Christina Milian releases her debut single "AM to PM".
  • July 24th, 2007: Actress Lindsay Lohan is arrested for driving under the influence and for possession of cocaine.
  • July 24th, 2012: The song "Let Her Go" is released by Passenger.
  • July 24th, 2013: 78 people are killed after a high-speed train derails in the north-west of Spain.
  • July 24th, 2015: The SeeB remix of Mike Posner's song "I Took a Pill in Ibiza" is released.
  • July 24th, 2017: Love Island: Amber Davies and Kem Cetinay are crowned as winners.
  • July 24th, 2018: Singer Demi Lovato is rushed to hospital after an opioid overdose.
  • July 24th, 2019: Boris Johnson becomes the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around July 24th, 2021.

  • June 24th, 2021: 97 people are killed after a 12-story beachfront condominium collapses in Miami, Florida.
  • June 25th, 2021: British Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock is accused of having an affair with his advisor Gina Coladangelo.
  • June 25th, 2021: The US government releases its report on UFOs.
  • June 26th, 2021: British Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock resigns following the release of CCTV images of him kissing adviser Gina Coladangelo.
  • June 28th, 2021: UEFA Euro 2020: Switzerland defeat France on penalties following a late comeback.
  • June 29th, 2021: Former US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld passes away at the age of 88.
  • June 29th, 2021: Child actor Kyle Massey (Cory Baxter) is charged on one count of immoral communication with a minor.
  • June 30th, 2021: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturns Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction.
  • July 2nd, 2021: The film "The Tomorrow War" is released.
  • July 5th, 2021: 19-year-old TikTok star Swavy is shot dead in Wilmington, North Carolina.
  • July 7th, 2021: Haitian president Jovenel Moïse is assassinated by gunmen at his residence in Pétion-Ville.
  • July 9th, 2021: Protests begin in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal after former president Jacob Zuma is arrested.
  • July 10th, 2021: UFC 264: Conor McGregor loses against Dustin Poirier after breaking his leg.
  • July 11th, 2021: Italy win the Euro 2020 final after defeating England on penalties.
  • July 14th, 2021: Flash floods hit Germany following heavy rain.
  • July 14th, 2021: The German city of Hagen declares a state of emergency after the Volme river begins to overflow its banks.
  • July 15th, 2021: Residents of the Belgium city of Liège are evacuated due to concerns that the River Meuse could burst its banks.
  • July 16th, 2021: Pulitzer Prize-winning Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui is killed in Afghanistan.
  • July 16th, 2021: Rapper Biz Markie passes away at the age of 57.
  • July 16th, 2021: A heatwave hits Ireland.
  • July 19th, 2021: Freedom Day: Mask wearing rules and other COVID-19 restrictions such as bar capacity limits are lifted in the United Kingdom.
  • July 20th, 2021: The Milwaukee Bucks win the 2021 NBA Finals after they defeat the Phoenix Suns 4-2.
  • This date: July 24th, 2021

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 24th, 2021, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 24th, 2021 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on July 24th.

Amelia Earhart

American aviation pioneer. Deceased
Born on July 24th, 1897
She was born exactly 124 years ago today.

Karl Malone

NBA player.
Born on July 24th, 1963
He is 58 years old today.

Jennifer Lopez

Singer / Actress.
Born on July 24th, 1969
She is 52 years old today.

Mara Wilson

Actress (Matilda).
Born on July 24th, 1987
She is 34 years old today.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • If your baby is due on July 24th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 14th of October, 2020.
  • A baby that is conceived on July 24th, 2021, will be due around the 3rd of May, 2022.

Latest Comments.

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Phyllis commented on December 6th, 1963.
July 21st, 2021 07:10

Mr Del Valle commented on February 22nd, 2022.
July 21st, 2021 06:38

Chas commented on May 30th, 1975.
July 21st, 2021 01:27

Robert Oneil commented on May 3rd, 2019.
July 20th, 2021 18:10

Johnny C commented on January 9th, 1966.
July 19th, 2021 14:04

Cherissa Quintana commented on February 22nd, 2022.
July 8th, 2021 10:42


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