1)Birthday of Mahendra Singh Dhoni(1981),Indian cricketer.
2)—–do—of Gyanendra(1947), the ex-king of Nepal.
3)Death anniversary of Sir Allen Lane (1970), a British publisher,
who founded ”Penguin Books Limited” in 1935.
4)Death anniversary of Jaisimha (1999), an Indian test cricketer and
5)Death anniversary of Dr. N. Murari Ballal (2004), wellknown
economist, progressive writer, environmental and social activist.
6)The number, ”U K 77” is associated with terror attack on U.K.
On July 7th, 2005, suicide bombers attack London’s transport network,
killing 52 commuters and injuring about 700.
7)On July 7th, 2007 an official declaration of the new Seven Wonders
of the Modern World was made, determined from a worldwide poll
organised by the New 7 Wonders Foundation. The declaration was
made in Lisbon, Portugal during tha Official Declaration Ceremony.They are:
1)The Great Wall of China. 2)Petra, Jordan. 3)Christ Redeemer,
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 4)Machu Picchu, Peru. 5)Pyramid at
Chichen, Itza, Maxico. 6)The Roman Colosseum, Italy. 7)Taj
8)San Fermin Festival is a symbol of Spanish culture. It is an annual
event which involves the running of the bulls through the historic
heart of Pamplona for 8 days, w.e.f. July 7. The celebration of the
festival started w.e.f. 1591.The event was made famous by Ernest
Hemingway’s novel, ”The Sun Also Rises.”
9)Highest tsunami (1,700 feet ), in recorded history struck
Lituya Bay, Alaska on the night of July 7th in 1958.