On this Day it will let you learn more about the history, with a little personal perspective. Who was born? Who died? What happened? How did it happen? Who is your famous birthday twin? What happened the day you were born? Or you just want to learn about history through every date? Continue to explore history from every day of a year…

July 18
1982 Priyanka Chopra Indian actress

Priyanka Chopra, an Indian actress, singer, and beauty queen, was born in Jamshedpur, India, in 1982.

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is an Indian actress, producer, model, and singer who was born on July 18, 1982. Chopra is one of India's highest-paid actresses, having ... Read More scmp

1967 Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel, aka Mark Sinclair, was born in Alameda County, California in 1967.

Mark Sinclair (born July 18, 1967), better known by his stage name Vin Diesel, is an actor and producer from the United States. He is best known for playing Domini... Read More nme

1950 Richard Branson British music entrepreneur

Richard Branson, a British music entrepreneur (Virgin Group), was born in London, England in 1950.

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, a British billionaire, entrepreneur, commercial astronaut, and business magnate, was born on July 18, 1950. He founded the Vi... Read More cnbc

1947 King George Indian Independence

King George VI signs the Indian Independence Act in 1947.

On July 5, 1947, the British Parliament passed the Indian Independence Act. On July 18, 1947, the then-British monarch, George VI, gave his royal assent. The Act a... Read More leverageedu

1980 Rohini  the first Indian satellite

Rohini 1, the first Indian satellite, was put into orbit in 1980.

The Indian Space Research Organization launched a series of satellites known as Rohini (ISRO). The Rohini series consisted of four satellites, three of which succe... Read More

2012 Rajesh Khanna Indian actor

Rajesh Khanna, an Indian actor, film producer, and politician best known for his work in Hindi cinema, died in 2012.

Rajesh Khanna (born Jatin Khanna; 29 December 1942 – 18 July 2012) was a Hindi film actor, film producer, and politician. Between 1969 and 1971, he was dubbe... Read More CNN

1996 Smriti Mandhana Indian cricketer

Smriti Mandhana, an Indian cricketer for the Indian women's national team, was born in 1996.

Smriti Shriniwas Mandhana, an Indian cricketer who represents the Indian women's team, was born on July 18, 1996. She was named the Best Women's Internatio... Read More indianexpress

July 19
1829 Mangal Pandey Bengal Native Infantry

Mangal Pandey, an Indian Sepoy in the British East India Company's 34th Bengal Native Infantry regiment, was born in Nagwa, Ballia district, India, in 1827.

Mangal Pandey was an Indian soldier who played a key role in the events leading up to the outbreak of the 1857 Indian rebellion. He served in the British East Indi... Read More

1949  Tehri Garhwal  Indian Union

The ruler of Tehri Garhwal proclaims a union with the Indian Union in 1949.

 

The word Garhwal means 'country of forts.' It was a princely state in India's northwestern state of Uttarakhand, ruled by the Garhwali... Read More

1969  Indian government nationalised commercial banks

The Indian government nationalised 14 major commercial banks in 1969.

In 1969, the Indian government nationalised 14 large commercial banks. The following is a complete list of banks that have been nationalised: Nationalized in 1969 ... Read More scroll

1976 Benedict Cumberbatch British actor

Benedict Cumberbatch, a British actor, was born in London, England in 1976.

Benedict Cumberbatch, whose full name is Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch, was born on July 19, 1976, in London, England. He is a renowned British actor who ha... Read More vanityfair

1952  India cricket

In 1952, India was all out for 82 in the second innings after scoring 52 earlier in the day.

India was bowled out for 58 and 82 in a single day at Old Trafford on July 19, 1952. By the time the Indians arrived at Old Trafford for the third Test of 1952, th... Read More twitter

1955 Roger Binny Indian cricketer

Roger Binny, a well-known Indian cricketer, was born in 1955.

Roger Michael Humphrey Binny (born July 19, 1955) is a former Indian cricketer who was a member of the team that won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. Binny was the firs... Read More twittter

July 20
1950 Naseeruddin Shah film  stage actor

Naseeruddin Shah, a film and stage actor and director in the Hindi cinema industry, was born in 1950.

Naseeruddin Shah, an Indian actor and director in the Hindi film industry, was born on July 20, 1950. In Indian parallel cinema, he is well-known. Additionally, he... Read More topbollywoodcelebritycontactmanagement

1973 Bruce Lee  Hong Kong

Bruce Lee, a Hong Kong and American martial artist and actor, died in 1973 at the age of 32.

Bruce Lee, also known by his Chinese name Li Jun Fan, was a famous American film actor who was born in San Francisco, California. He died in Hong Kong on July 20, ... Read More jeremy.medium

1919 Edmund Hillary  mountaineer

Edmund Hillary, explorer and mountaineer, was born in Auckland, New Zealand, in 1919.

A mountaineer, explorer, and philanthropist from New Zealand, Sir Edmund Percival Hillary KG ONZ KBE lived from 20 July 1919 to 11 January 2008. Tenzing Norgay and... Read More britannica

1927 Rajendra Kumar Indian actor

Rajendra Kumar, an Indian actor, producer, and director, was born in Sialkot, Punjab, British India in 1929.

An Indian actor who appeared in Bollywood movies, Rajendra Kumar Tuli (20 July 1927 – 12 July 1999). In a career spanning more than four decades and beginnin... Read More pinterest

1969 neil armstrong moon

The lunar module carrying Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11, settles on the Moon's surface in 1969;

On July 20, 1969,  Commander Neil Armstrong and Lunar Module Eagle Pilot Buzz Aldrin touched down. Six hours and 39 minutes later, at 02:56 UTC, Armstrong bec... Read More

July 21
2004 American composer Jerrald Goldsmith

Jerrald King Goldsmith (February 10, 1929 – July 21, 2004) was an American film and television composer and conductor.

American composer and conductor Jerrald King Goldsmith, who lived from February 10, 1929, to July 21, 2004, is well-known for his work in film and television scori... Read More

1951 robin wiliams

Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian who lived from July 21, 1951 to August 11, 2014. He was well-known for his improv skills and the wide range of characters he created.

American actor and comedian Robin McLaurin Williams passed away on August 11, 2014. He was born on July 21, 1951. He is regarded as one of the greatest comedians o... Read More

1899 Ernest Hemingway novelist

Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American novelist, short story writer, and journalist who lived from July 21, 1899 to July 2, 1961.

Ernest Hemingway, whose full name is Ernest Miller Hemingway, was an American novelist and short-story writer who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 195... Read More wikipedia

1955 Ian Donald ultrasound

Ian Donald was the first to investigate the use of ultrasound in medical diagnosis in 1955.

An abnormality during pregnancy could be seen visually thanks to Ian Donald's invention of the diagnostic use of ultrasound in obstetrics. In 1955, Ian Donald ... Read More obultrasound

1947 india national flag

The Constituent Assembly of India adopted the Indian National Flag in 1947.

The Indian Tricolor is a source of national pride. It stands for harmony, diversity, bravery, and patriotism. The Indian Tricolor is made up of the four colours saffron, white, green, and blue. It ... Read More wikipedia

July 22
1965 Michael Shawn

American retired professional wrestler Michael Shawn Hickenbottom, better known by his ring name Shawn Michaels, was born on July 22, 1965.

American retired professional wrestler Michael Shawn Hickenbottom, better known by his ring name Shawn Michaels, was born on July 22, 1965. He is referred to as &q... Read More wwe

1832 Napolean iind  emperor of france

Napolean iind who was the disputed emperor of france, died on 22nd july

For a few weeks in 1815, Napoleon II (20 March 1811 – 22 July 1832) was the disputed Emperor of France. He had been Prince Imperial of France and King of Rom... Read More

1955 William James Dafoe American actor

Award winning American actor William Dafoe was born

William James Dafoe, an American actor, was born on July 22, 1955. He has received numerous awards and nominations, including the Volpi Cup for Best Actor and nomi... Read More cheatsheet

1922 Pop star Selena Gomez

Pop star and actress Selena Gomez was born

Selena Marie Gomez, an American singer, actress, and producer, was born on July 22, 1992. Media outlets have described her as a "triple threat." Gomez de... Read More failurebeforesuccess

July 23
2010 One Direction

One Direction, also known as 1D, is an English-Irish pop boy band that was founded in 2010 in London

One Direction, also known as 1D, is an English-Irish pop boy band that was founded in 2010 in London, England. One Direction was founded on July 23, 2010, to be pr... Read More popsugar

1989 Daniel Radcliffe English actor

Daniel Radcliffe, an English actor, was born in London, England in 1989.

Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an English actor who was born on July 23, 1989. He shot to fame at the age of twelve when he was cast as Harry Potter in the Harry Potter... Read More latmes

1961 Woody Harrelson  American actor

Woody Harrelson, an American actor, was born in Midland, Texas in 1961.

Woodrow Tracy Harrelson (born July 23, 1961) is an actor and playwright from the United States. He has received numerous awards, including a Primetime Emmy Award a... Read More nbcnews

2004 Mehmood  Indian actor

Mehmood, an Indian actor, singer, director, and producer, died in 2004 at the age of 71.

Mehmood Ali (September 29, 1932 – July 23, 2004), better known by his stage name Mehmood, was an Indian actor, singer, director, and producer who was best kn... Read More

1906 Chandra Sekhar Azad

Chandra Sekhar Azad was born in Bhavra, India, in 1906, and is an Indian liberation warrior and co-founder of the Hindustan Socialist Republican Army.

Chandrashekhar Sitaram Tiwari (23 July 1906 – 27 February 1931), also known as Chandra Shekhar Azad, was an Indian revolutionary who reorganised the Hindusta... Read More dailycurrentaffairs

1975 Suriya Indian actor

Suriya, an Indian actor, producer, and television presenter best known for his work in Tamil film, was born in 1975.

Saravanan Sivakumar (born July 23, 1975), better known by his stage name Suriya, is an Indian actor, producer, television host, and philanthropist who is dubbed &q... Read More outlookindia

July 24
1969 Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez pop singer

Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez, an American actress and pop singer, was born in The Bronx, New York in 1969.

Jennifer Lopez (born July 24, 1969, Bronx, New York, United States), an American actress and musician who began acting in films in the late 1980s and quickly rose ... Read More raptv

1937 manoj kumar indian actor

Manoj Kumar, an Indian actor and director in Bollywood, was born in 1937.

Harikishan Giri Goswami, better known by his stage name Manoj Kumar, is a retired Indian actor, filmmaker, screenwriter, lyricist, and editor who worked in Hindi f... Read More IMDb

1945 Azim Premji  Wipro

Azim Premji, the chairman of Wipro Limited and an Indian business magnate, investor, engineer, and philanthropist, was born in 1945.

Azim Hashim Premji (born July 24, 1945) is a former chairman of Wipro Limited and an Indian businessman, investor, engineer, and philanthropist. Premji is still th... Read More moneycontrol

July 25
1865 james barry surgeon

James Barry, a woman who had assumed a man's identity, was appointed surgeon general of the British army in 1795.

James Barry, a military surgeon in the British Army, was born Margaret Anne in 1789 and died on July 25, 1865. Barry, who is originally from Cork, Ireland, graduat... Read More

1967 matthew leblanc friends

Matthew Steven LeBlanc (born July 25, 1967) is an actor, producer, and comedian from the United States.

Matthew Steven LeBlanc, an American actor, comedian, and television producer, was born on July 25, 1967. His portrayal of Joey Tribbiani in the NBC sitcom Friends ... Read More imdb

2007 Pratibha patil first woman president

Pratibha patil became first woman president of India

Pratibha Patil was elected on July 19, 2007, and she won. She won nearly two-thirds of the vote and was sworn in as India's 12th president—the first woma... Read More

2017 ram nath kovind president

Ram Nath Kovind was elected as India's 14th President in 2017.

Ram Nath Kovind, an Indian politician born on October 1st, 1945, has been India's 14th and current president since July 25, 2017. He is a Bharatiya Janata Part... Read More dnaindia

2001 phoolan devi bandit queen

Phoolan Devi, dubbed "Bandit Queen" in 2001, was an Indian bandit who later became a member of parliament.

Phoolan Devi, also known as "Bandit Queen," was a bandit who later transitioned into a female rights activist and politician with the Samajwadi Party. Sh... Read More circlearound

1985 Dimpy Ganguli Indian model

Dimpy Ganguli, an Indian model and television personality, was born in 1985.

Dimpy Ganguli was born in 1985 and is an Indian model and television personality. Soumoshree Ganguli was her real name, and Dimpy was her nickname. Saibal Ganguly ... Read More instagram

July 26
1952 Mara Eva Duarte de Perón (May 7, 1919 – July 26, 1952) was an Argentine actress, politi

Mara Eva Duarte de Perón (May 7, 1919 – July 26, 1952) was an Argentine actress, politician, activist, and philanthropist who was the wife of Argentine President Juan Domingo Perón

Mara Eva Duarte de Perón (born Mara Eva Duarte; 7 May 1919 – 26 July 1952), also known as Eva Perón or Evita, was a politician, activist, and p... Read More

1847 liberia africa

Liberia is founded in the year 1847.

The Liberian Declaration of Independence is a document that the Liberian Constitutional Convention adopted on July 26, 1847, to declare the Republic of Liberia to ... Read More loc

1943 mic jagger singer

Sir Michael Philip Jagger, an English singer, songwriter, actor, and film producer, was born on July 26, 1943

Sir Michael Philip Jagger, an English singer, songwriter, actor, and film producer, was born on July 26, 1943, and rose to international prominence as the lead voc... Read More vulture

1964 Sandra Annette Bullock  American actress

Sandra Annette Bullock is an American actress and producer who was born on July 26, 1964.

Sandra Annette Bullock is an American actress and producer who was born on July 26, 1964. She has won numerous awards, including an Academy Award and a Golden Glob... Read More sheknows

July 27
1794 Maximilien Robespierre French Revolution

Maximilien Robespierre, a French lawyer and statesman who lived from 6 May 1758 to 28 July 1794, was one of the most well-known and influential figures of the French Revolution.

Maximilien Robespierre, a French lawyer and statesman who lived from 6 May 1758 to 28 July 1794, is regarded as one of the most well-known and significant fig... Read More britannica

2015 APJ Abdul Kalam president

APJ Abdul Kalam died on July 27, 2015, after being born on October 15, 1931. He was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007.

The 11th President of India, Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, was an Indian aerospace scientist who lived from October 15, 1931, to July 27, 2015. He was in of... Read More robolab

1992 Amjad Khan  film director

Amjad Khan was a film director and actor from India. He died on July 27, 1992.

On November 12, 1940, Amjad Khan was born in Hyderabad, Hyderabad State, British India. Known for the films Sholay (1975), Yaarana (1981), and Maa Kasam, he was al... Read More

1990 Kriti Sanon  Indian actress

Kriti Sanon (born July 27, 1990) is an Indian actress who is best known for her work in Hindi films.

Kriti Sanon (born July 27, 1990) is an Indian actress who is best known for her work in Hindi films. In 2014, she made her acting debut in a Telugu psychological t... Read More newsresolution

1969 triple h wrestler

Wrestler Paul Michael Levesque better known by his ring name Triple H was born on July 27, 1969.

Paul Michael Levesque (born July 27, 1969), better known by his ring name Triple H, is an American business executive, actor, and retired professional wrestler. He... Read More thetealmango