July 1, 1804 - Birthday of George Sand when she was named Aurore Dudevant
July 3, 1731 - Birthday of Samuel Huntingdon, lawyer from Connecticut & signer of Declaration of Independence
Independence Day - Thu. 07/04
Dixon's Petunia Fest - 07/03..07/07/19
July 12, 1817 - Birthday of Henry David Thoreau
July 15, 1779 - Birthday of Clement Clarke Moore ("supposed" writer of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas)
50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Mission - 07/16..07/21/19
July 20, 1969 - First Human Spacecraft Lands on the Moon
July 21, 1969 - Neil Armstrong becomes first human to step onto the Moon's surface
July 21, 1899 - Birthday of Ernest Hemingway
July 28, 1746 - Birthday of Thomas Heyward, Jr, plantation owner from South Carolina & signer of Declaration of Independence
July 30, 1818 - Birthday of Emily Bronte
July 31, 1965 - Birthday of JK Rowling
July 31 - Birthday of Harry Potter
Do we actually know who Betsy Ross was? This book is a great primer on the patriotic woman for children and adults!
An IndieNext Kids' Summer 2019 pick! Great for Father's Day!