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Summer has finally settled in and the dog days are here. Everyone just wants to go for a swim or lie down in the shade to cool off. With longer days there’s plenty of time for these outdoor activities.

See what interesting holidays we have in hot July and the best quotes we could find that describe July and summer feelings.

Holidays in July

There are some interesting holidays in July:

  • July 1 International Joke Day
  • July 2 World UFO Day
  • July 4 Independence Day
  • July 5 National Bikini Day
  • July 6 International Kissing Day
  • July 8 National Video Game Day
  • July 10 National Kitten Day
  • July 11 World Population Day
  • July 12 National Simplicity Day
  • July 13 Amazon Prime Day
  • July 14 Bastille Day
  • July 15 National Pet Fire Safety Day
  • July 17 World Emoji Day
  • July 18 Nelson Mandela International Day
  • July 18 World Listening Day
  • July 23 National Gorgeous Grandma Day
  • July 25 National Wine and Cheese Day
  • July 28 World Hepatitis Day
  • July 30 International Day of Friendship
  • July 30 National Father-in-Law Day
  • July 31 National Avocado Day
  • July 31 National Mutt Day
  • July 31 Harry Potter’s Birthday
  • See the complete list here

Facts About The Month Of July

What Is So Special About The Month Of July

  • July is the seventh month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars
  • It’s the fourth of seven months to have a length of 31 days
  • It is on average the warmest month in most of the Northern Hemisphere, where it is the second month of summer
  • It’s also the coldest month in much of the Southern Hemisphere, where it is the second month of winter
  • “Dog days” are considered to begin in early July in the Northern Hemisphere, when the hot sultry weather of summer usually starts
  • July’s birthstone is the ruby, which symbolizes contentment
  • Its birth flowers are the Larkspur or the Water Lily
  • The zodiac signs for the month of July are Cancer (until July 22) and Leo (July 23 onwards)

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July Quotes

“July is a blind date with summer.”
― Hal Borland

July quotes

“July, that lovely hell, all
velvet dresses and drapes
stuffed into a hot little hole.”
― Laura Kasischke

“There comes a time when people get tired of being pushed out of the glittering sunlight of life’s July and left standing amid the piercing chill of an alpine November.”
― Martin Luther King Jr.

“Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but the democrats believe every day is April 15.”
― Ronald Reagan

“Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.”
― Neil Armstrong

“Being a traditionalist, I’m a rabid sucker for Christmas. In July, I’m already worried that there are only 146 shopping days left.”
― John Waters

“They talk about big skies in the western United States, and they may indeed have them, but you have never seen such lofty clouds, such towering anvils, as in Iowa in July.”
― Bill Bryson

July quotes

“You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4th, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You may think you have overeaten, but it is patriotism.”
― Erma Bombeck

“I know I am but summer to your heart, and not the full four seasons of the year.”
― Edna St. Vincent Millay

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“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me, those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.”
― Henry James

July quotes

“I fell for her in summer, my lovely summer girl,
From summer she is made, my lovely summer girl,
I’d love to spend a winter with my lovely summer girl,
But I’m never warm enough for my lovely summer girl,
It’s summer when she smiles, I’m laughing like a child,
It’s the summer of our lives; we’ll contain it for a while
She holds the heat, the breeze of summer in the circle of her hand
I’d be happy with this summer if it’s all we ever had.”
― Maggie Stiefvater

“Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…”
― Susan Polis Schutz

“One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.”
― Aristotle

“I felt like summer sunsets or July fireworks or chasing down the ice cream truck.”

― K.B. Ezzell

July quotes

“Summer has always been good to me, even the bittersweet end, with the slanted yellow light.”
― Paul Monette

“July, that lovely hell, all
velvet dresses and drapes
stuffed into a hot little hole.”
― Laura Kasischke

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“Gather in the summer, gather in the winter; and you will have everything you want in the spring.”
― Alan Maiccon

“Silence. A summer-night silence which lay for a thousand miles, which covered the earth like a white and shadowy sea.”
― Ray Bradbury

July quotes

“Sitting under a tree in a park in the summer, listening to birds and squirrels chirping while reading a good book is priceless.”
― Charmaine J. Forde

“Summer ain’t over till my glow says so!”
― Tracey Bond

“Summer the most beautiful feeling of the year,It’s the feel of warm sweet melody caressing ourselves , it’s the feeling of fresh breeze from the oceans, It’s the lovely feel of a warming slow waves touching u at the sandy beach, Summer is the Warm Magical touch of the Sun.”
― Motherly Love

“It was early summer. And everything, as it always does, began to heave and change.”

― Helen Garner

July Quotes

“But lurking behind every summer was a fall just waiting to happen.”
― Aaron Dries

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Famous People Born In July

Actors Born In July

  • Tom Cruise
  • Olivia Munn
  • Kevin Hart
  • Eva Green
  • Margot Robbie
  • Lindsay Lohan
  • Larry David
  • Liv Tyler
  • Dan Aykroyd
  • Kevin Bacon
  • Jeffrey Tambor
  • Harrison Ford
  • Pamela Anderson
  • Patrick Stewart
  • Sophia Bush
  • Claire Forlani
  • Patrick Wilson
  • Sylvester Stallone
  • Jim Gaffigan
  • Jimmy Smits
  • Sofia Vergara
  • Adrian Grenier
  • Michelle Rodriguez
  • Jane Lynch
  • Forest Whitaker
  • Will Ferrell
  • Donald Sutherland

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Singers And Musicians Born In July

  • Ringo Starr
  • Neil Simon
  • Selena Gomez
  • Missy Elliot
  • Huey Lewis
  • RZA
  • 50 Cent
  • Beck
  • Courtney Love
  • Richie Sambora
  • Richard Simmons
  • Slash
  • Mick Jagger

Scientists, Artists & Other Notables Born In July

  • Richard Branson
  • Princess Diana
  • Wolfgang Puck
  • Georgio Armani
  • Jesse Ventura
  • Cormac McCarthy
  • Gisele Bundchen
  • Maya Rudolph
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • J. K. Rowling
  • Mark Cuban
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