Many readers ask The Old Farmer's Almanac what happened on their birthday--or the birthday of a loved one.. To help out, we've put together an everything-birthdays page! Find fun birthday facts, birthday history, folklore, and more!
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Weather History for July 7
1981: In a rare July snowstorm, Glacier National Park received ten inches of snow and had 90 mph winds, while Denver had a record high temperature of 101 degrees F
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Birthday Lore for July 7
Sometimes you are domineering and not always considerate, but you are usually kind, rather generous, and sympathetic. You are quick, energetic, and alert, and can generally succeed in getting your own way by your shrewd scheming. You have an interesting personality and will be happily married.
Who Else Shares This Birthday?
Born 1940: Ringo Starr (Beatles' drummer)
Born 1968: Jorja Fox (actress)
Born 1969: Joe Sakic (hockey player)
On This Day in History
2005: A series of bombs exploded in London's underground railway, as well as on top of a double-decker bus in a terrorist attack against the country
1946: Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini became the first American saint to be canonized
Signs of the Zodiac
CANCER (June 21-July 22)
The Crab. Ruling planet: Moon. Element: Water. Quality: Sensitivity. Ability: Nurturing.You are the shy, supportive members of the zodiac. Home and family are very important to you, and you are willing to submerge your own wants and desires for the good of your immediate group. Often quite ambitious, you seek to get ahead in order to provide the best for your loved ones.