July 06 History

July is the seventh month of the year in our modern-day Gregorian calendar. In older versions of the ancient Roman calendar, July was the fifth month of the year. July was previously called Quintilis in Latin as it was the fifth month in the ancient Roman calendar. It became the seventh month when January and February were added to the calendar.

July was originally Quintilis, the fifth month of the year in the Roman calendar and consisted of 31 days. Its name was changed during the Julian calendar reform in 45 BCE to honour Julius Caesar.

According to Gregory calendar, the day number 365 in a year and if it is a leap year then the day number is 366. July 06 has its own special significance in India and world history.

In modern times, July also has 31 days. It is the warmest month of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and the coldest month in the Southern hemisphere.

The page contains not only Important historical events but also famous birthdays and deaths of each day. Search what happened today in Indian history and world history.

Here you will find some important events that happened today in Indian and world History on July 06. Read on to know more about this day.

List of Important Historical events of 06 July:

  • 1483: Richard III becomes King of England.
  • 1770: Battle of Cesme: Russian fleet defeated Turkish army.
  • 1785: Dollar unanimously chosen as money for the United States.
  • 1849: Battle of Fredericia: Danish army raids Prussian army at Fredericia, Jutland, ending Prussian / Danish war by 1864.
  • 1854: Jackson holds the first convention of the American Republican Party in Michigan.
  • 1885: Louis Pasteur successfully tests rabies vaccine. This discovery brought a revolution in the medical world.
  • 1892: Dadabhai Naoroji was elected as the first Indian Member of Parliament in Britain.
  • 1906: Second Geneva Conference concluded.
  • 1923: Soviet Socialist Republic is established.
  • 1931: Billy Burke took the U.S. Won Open Golf Tournament.
  • 1944: Mahatma Gandhi was first addressed as ‘Father of the Nation’ by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.
  • 1959: Successfully performed open heart surgery at Vellore Hospital for the first time.
  • 1961: An explosion in a Portuguese ship near Mozambique killed 300 people.
  • 1964: Malawi, the country of the African continent, became independent from Britain and today is declared as the national day of this country.
  • 2002: Afghanistan’s Vice President Abdul Qadir is assassinated in Kabul.
  • 2005: Forty thousand year old footprint of human found in Mexico.
  • 2006: After 44 years, the closed Nathula Pass after the 1962 war in India-China was opened. From here there was trade between India and China.
  • 2008: A 5000-year-old royal necropolis was discovered in southern Egypt.
  • 2008: 115th Wimbledon Women’s Tennis: Venus Williams defeated Serena Williams (7-5 ​​6-4).
  • 2009: Jadranka Kosor becomes Croatia’s first female Prime Minister.
  • 2013: Terrorists attack 42 people in a school in Nigeria.

Famous birthdays and birth anniversaries on this day

  • 1837: Social reformer Ramkrishna Gopal Bhandarkar was born.
  • 1935: The Dalai Lama, the religious leader of Buddhism, was born.
  • 1940: Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan, was born.
  • 1947: Anwar Jalalpuri, a famous Urdu poet who was awarded ‘Yash Bharti’, was born.
  • 1956: Anil Madhab Dave, Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, was born in the Government of India.

Death anniversaries of famous people in India and the world

  • 1614: Sardar Man Singh, the chief Rajput of Emperor Akbar, died.
  • 2002: India’s famous industrialist Dhirubhai Ambani died.
  • 2005: Indian scientist Nautam Bhatt died.
  • 2011: Film director Mani Kaul passed away.
  • 2014: Granville Austin, an American scholar and historian who was awarded the Padma Shri, died.

The Most Important Historical events of July Month

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Also See: Today in Indian and World History – What Happened Today In History


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