Learn about the most important holidays and events on July 20 in history
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20 Jul, 05:02
July 20, day Avdotya
Today, July 20, the 201st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Before the end of the year is 164 days. His nameday on July 20, celebrate – Margaret, Thomas, Anastasia, Maria, Eudocia, Nikon, Sergei and Thomas. Today marks international chess day and also international day of the cake.
“Today,” write what holiday, Ukrainians celebrate 20 Jul 2019. In addition, we tell about the most interesting and important events that happened in history on this day, as well as about the main signs on July 20.
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July 20: what a holiday today
People 20 Jul honored Avdotya of Stagnone. It is believed that in this period are frequent rains that interfere with harvesting hay. In the fields began harvest and the first sheaf was consecrated in the Church. The main sign of the day: if Avdotya is raining it would be wet for another few weeks.
On this day, you can start planting strawberries and re-sow radishes – it was considered that this should be done before August 10.
The main prohibitions on 20 July
- It is impossible to propose, to propose, to get married/to meet, to walk the wedding. The day of the Saint Avdotya wrong day to start a new Union, so if you don’t want constant problems, quarrels and showdown, better to abstain from making important love decisions on this day.
- Cheat. Today especially it is a sin to tell a lie to hide something or to slander. Of course, this prohibition applies on any day, but, according to believers, to lie in the day Avdotya especially fraught with unpleasant consequences.
- Envy. On this day, both in principle and in other days, don’t be. Although healthy white envy there is nothing wrong if it motivates you and motivates to achieve new heights in career, leisure, family and life in General.
Important events in the history of 20 Jul
1534 – Cambridge was the first publisher in the world
1810 – declared the establishment of an independent Latin American States Colombia
1877 – early history of animation
1940 – the American music magazine “Billboard” published the first list of the most popular songs
1969 – “Apollo-11” has made the first ever manned landing on the moon
1976 – conducted the first studies on the surface of Mars
2005 – in Canada at the national level came into force a law on same-sex marriage.
Who was born on 20 July
1304 – Francesco Petrarch, Italian poet, one of the greatest figures of the Italian Renaissance
1919 – Edmund Hillary, mountain climber and first conqueror of Everest
1969 – Josh Lee Holloway, American actor
1980 – Gisele bündchen, Brazilian supermodel
1988 – Julianne Hough, American actress.
Earlier “Today” has published the calendar of days and holidays in July 2019 in Ukraine.
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