July in the Northern Hemisphere is for many a pleasant Summer month. Schools and Colleges are typically closed for at least part of July so many People have their annual holidays round that time.

July in the Southern Hemisphere is mid Winter.

George W. Bush was born on July 6 1946.[1]


Americans celebrate the 4th of July as the time The Declaration of Independence was finalized in 1776. [2]

The French celebrate Bastille Day on the 14th of July, that was an important event in 1789 during the French Revolution. [3]

The Celts held a festival which they called, Lugnasadh during late July early August, see Celtic festivals in July/August for more.

The moon

On the 20th of July 1969 the first Human beings walked on the Moon. Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin walked on the Sea of Tranquility planted a flag, collected rock samples and told the World they were peaceful. [4]