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July 15 is the 196th day of the year (197th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 169 days remaining until the end of the year.

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Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Quotes of the day from previous years:

2003
Most people would rather die than think; in fact, they do so. ~ Bertrand Russell
  • selected by Nanobug
2004
Thar’s only two possibilities: Thar is life out there in the universe which is smarter than we are, or we’re the most intelligent life in the universe. Either way, it’s a mighty sobering thought. ~ Walt Kelly
  • selected by Kalki
2005
Eternal vigilance must be maintained to guard against those who seek to stifle ideas, establish a narrow orthodoxy, and divide our nation along arbitrary lines of race, ethnicity, and religious belief or non-belief. ~ Jesse Ventura (born 15 July 1951)
  • proposed by Kalki
2006
Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their patriotism through their actions, by their choice... No law will make a citizen a patriot. ~ Jesse Ventura
  • proposed by Kalki
2007
Love is the extremely difficult realisation that something other than oneself is real. Love, and so art and morals, is the discovery of reality. ~ Iris Murdoch (born 15 July 1919)
  • proposed by InvisibleSun
2008
Try to put well in practice what you already know; and in so doing, you will in good time, discover the hidden things which you now inquire about. Practice what you know, and it will help to make clear what now you do not know. ~ Rembrandt (born 15 July 1606)
  • proposed by Kalki
2009
Choose only one master — Nature. ~ Rembrandt
  • proposed by Kalki
2010

Suggestions

More glorious to merit a sceptre than to possess one ~ Napoleon Bonaparte who surrendered on July 15th.

  • 3 ~ MosheZadka (Talk) 09:06, 25 Jun 2005 (UTC)
  • 1 Jeff Q (talk) 20:07, 11 July 2006 (UTC)
  • 2 Will {talk) 23:42, 14 July 2007 (UTC)
  • 2 Zarbon 06:19, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

A king should sacrifice the best affections of his heart for the good of his country; no sacrifice should be above his determination. Napoleon Bonaparte

  • 3 AllanHainey June 27, 2005 11:40 (UTC)
  • 3 Jeff Q (talk) 20:07, 11 July 2006 (UTC)
  • 3 Will {talk) 23:42, 14 July 2007 (UTC)
  • 1 Zarbon 06:19, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

I ran for governor to find out if the American dream still exists in anyone's heart other than mine. I'm living proof that the myths aren't true. The candidate with the most money isn't always the one who wins. You don't have to be a career politician to serve in public office. ~ Jesse Ventura (date of birth)

  • 3 Kalki 06:10, 14 July 2005 (UTC)
  • 2 Jeff Q (talk) 20:07, 11 July 2006 (UTC)
  • 2 InvisibleSun 23:31, 14 July 2007 (UTC)
  • 1 Zarbon 06:19, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

There's a great need in our government right now for honesty. I speak my mind. You might not always like what you hear, but you're gonna hear it anyway. I call it like I see it; I tell the truth. And if I don't know something, I'll say so. Then I'll try to find the answer. ~ Jesse Ventura (date of birth)

  • 3 Kalki 06:10, 14 July 2005 (UTC) with a strong lean toward 4.
  • 3 Jeff Q (talk) 20:07, 11 July 2006 (UTC)
  • 3 InvisibleSun 23:31, 14 July 2007 (UTC)
  • 1 Zarbon 06:19, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism. ~ Walter Benjamin

  • 3 Zarbon 05:13, 21 May 2008 (UTC)
  • 4 InvisibleSun 23:32, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • 2 Kalki 17:17, 14 July 2009 (UTC)

A well-wrapped statistic is better than Hitler's "big lie"; it misleads, yet it cannot be pinned on you. ~ Darrell Huff (date of birth)

  • 3 Ningauble 17:22, 30 October 2008 (UTC)
  • 1 Zarbon 05:03, 3 July 2009 (UTC)
  • 2 Kalki 17:17, 14 July 2009 (UTC)

There is terror in numbers... Perhaps we suffer from a trauma induced by grade-school arithmetic. ~ Darrell Huff (date of birth)

  • 3 Ningauble 17:22, 30 October 2008 (UTC)
  • 2 Zarbon 05:03, 3 July 2009 (UTC)
  • 2 Kalki 17:17, 14 July 2009 (UTC)

He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man ~ Dr Johnson

—This unsigned comment is by D is for d (talk • contribs) .
  • 1 Kalki 22:33, 14 July 2009 (UTC) no clear relation to the date
  • 2 if it is on the correct date. - Zarbon 18:13, 21 August 2009 (UTC)

Strategy wiki

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Articles detailing events that are related to July 15. This may include the release of games or systems, the founding of a video game related company or some other important event.

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Gaming

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Genealogy

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July 15 is the 196th day of the year (197th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 169 days remaining until the end of the year.

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July 15 is the 196th day of the year (197th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 169 days remaining after July 15 until the end of the year.

Births

  • 1553 - Archduke Ernest of Austria (d. 1595)
  • 1573 - Inigo Jones, English architect (d. 1652)
  • 1606 - Rembrandt, Dutch artist (d. 1669)
  • 1779 - Clement Clarke Moore, American educator, author, and poet (d. 1863)
  • 1796 - Thomas Bulfinch, American mythologist (d. 1796)
  • 1808 - Henry Edward Cardinal Manning, English Catholic archbishop (d. 1892)
  • 1812 - James Hope-Scott, English barrister (d. 1873)
  • 1848 - Vilfredo Pareto, Italian economist and sociologist (d. 1923)
  • 1850 - Mother Cabrini, Italian-born Roman Catholic saint (d. 1917)
  • 1870 - Vladimir Dmitrievich Nabokov, Russian publisher and politician (d. 1922)
  • 1871 - Kunikida Doppo, Japanese writer (d. 1908)
  • 1892 - Walter Benjamin, German literary critic and writer (d. 1940)
  • 1899 - Sean F. Lemass, Irish leader (d. 1971)
  • 1902 - Jean Rey, Belgian politician and President of the European Commission {d. 1983)
  • 1911 - Edward Shackleton, English explorer (d. 1994)
  • 1914 - Hammond Innes, English writer (d. 1998)
  • 1918 - Bertram N. Brockhouse, Canadian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2003)
  • 1919 - Iris Murdoch, English writer (d. 1999)
  • 1921 - Robert Bruce Merrifield, American chemist (d. 2006)
  • 1923 - Philip Carey, American actor (d. 2009)
  • 1926 - Leopoldo Galtieri, Argentine dictator (d. 2003)
  • 1926 - Driss Chraïbi, Moroccan author
  • 1927 - Nan Clow Martin, actress
  • 1928 - Carl Woese, American microbiologist
  • 1930 - Jacques Derrida, French philosopher (d. 2004)
  • 1930 - Stephen Smale, American mathematician
  • 1931 - Clive Cussler, American author
  • 1933 - Julian Bream, English guitarist and lutenist
  • 1933 - Guido Crepax, Italian comics artist (d. 2003)
  • 1934 - Harrison Birtwistle, English composer
  • 1934 - Risto Jarva, Finnish filmmaker (d. 1977)
  • 1935 - Diahann Carroll, American actress
  • 1939 - Anibal Cavaco Silva, President of Portugal
  • 1942 - Mil Mascaras, Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1944 - Millie Jackson, singer
  • 1945 - Jürgen Möllemann, German politician (d. 2003)
  • 1946 - Linda Ronstadt, American singer
  • 1946 - Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei
  • 1946 - Dieter Herzog, German footballer
  • 1949 - Carl Bildt, Swedish politician, former Prime Minister of Sweden
  • 1949 - Trevor Horn, English musician
  • 1950 - Arianna Huffington, American journalist
  • 1951 - Jesse Ventura, professional wrestler and Governor of Minnesota
  • 1953 - Jean-Bertrand Aristide, President of Haiti
  • 1953 - John Denham, British politician
  • 1954 - Mario Kempes, Argentine footballer
  • 1956 - Ian Curtis, British musician, singer and lyricist (Joy Division) (d. 1980)
  • 1956 - Barry Melrose, Canadian hockey player, coach, and commentator
  • 1956 - Marky Ramone, American musician (The Ramones)
  • 1958 - Mac Thornberry, American politician
  • 1960 - Willie Aames, American actor
  • 1961 - Forest Whitaker, American actor
  • 1965 - David Miliband, British politician
  • 1966 - Irène Jacob, French-born Swiss actress
  • 1968 - Eddie Griffin, American actor
  • 1968 - Stan Kirsch, American actor
  • 1970 - Chi Cheng, American musician
  • 1971 - John Dolmayan, Lebanese-born drummer (System of a Down)
  • 1973 - Brian Austin Green, American actor
  • 1976 - Diane Kruger, German actress and model
  • 1979 - Alexander Frei, Swiss footballer
  • 1989 - Richard Lloyd Taverner, British film journalist
  • 1992 - Koharu Kusume, Japanese singer, former member of Morning Musume

Deaths

Events

  • 1099 - First Crusade: Christian soldiers take Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem after a difficult siege.
  • 1207 - John of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton
  • 1381 - John Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England.
  • 1410 - Battle of Grunwald (a.k.a. Tannenberg or Zalgiris): power of the Teutonic Knights broken by a defeat from Poles and Lithuanians
  • 1685 - James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth is executed at Tower Hill, England after his defeat at the Battle of Sedgemore on 6 July 1685.
  • 1789 - Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, by acclamation, named colonel-general of the new National Guard of Paris.
  • 1799 - Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta, by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard.
  • 1806 - Pike expedition: Near St. Louis, Missouri, United States Army Lieutenant Zebulon Pike begins an expedition from Fort Belle Fountaine to explore the west.
  • 1815 - Napoléon Bonaparte surrenders from aboard HMS Bellerophon
  • 1862 - American Civil War: Confederates break naval blockade of Vicksburg, Mississippi.
  • 1870 - Post-American-Civil-War Reconstruction: Georgia becomes the last of the former Confederate states to be readmitted to the Union.
  • 1870 - Rupert's Land and the North-Western Territory are transferred to Canada from the Hudson's Bay Company, and the province of Manitoba and the North-West Territories are established from these vast territories.
  • 1895 - Archie MacLaren scores County Championship record cricket innings of 424 for Lancashire against Somerset at Taunton.
  • 1916 - In Seattle, Washington, William Boeing and George Conrad Westervelt incorporate Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing).
  • 1918 - World War I: Second Battle of the Marne - The battle begins near the River Marne with a German attack.
  • 1926 - BEST buses make its début in Mumbai.
  • 1927 - Massacre of July 15, 1927: 89 protesters are killed by the Austrian police in Vienna.
  • 1929 - First weekly radio broadcast of Mormon Tabernacle Choir radio show, Music and the Spoken Word.
  • 1931 - Kid Chocolate becomes Cuba's first world boxing champion.
  • 1945 - US President Harry Truman disembarks the heavy cruiser the USS Augusta (CA-31) in Antwerp en route to Potsdam for the Potsdam Conference.
  • 1953 - John Reginald Christie, British serial killer executed.
  • 1954 - First flight of the Boeing 707, the first American jet passenger airliner.
  • 1958 - In Lebanon, 5,000 United States Marines land in the capital Beirut in order to provide military support to the pro-Western government there.
  • 1974 - In Nicosia, Cyprus, Greek-sponsored nationalists launch a coup d'état, deposing President Makarios and installing Nikos Sampson as Cypriot president.
  • 1974 - Christine Chubbock, a TV host in Sarasota, Florida commits suicide during the taping of her show live on air.
  • 1975 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project: Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft take off for U.S.-Soviet link-up in space.
  • 1977 - Griffith N.S.W, Anti - Drug campaigner Donald Mackay disappears presumed murdered.
  • 1979 - U.S. President Jimmy Carter gives his famous "malaise" speech, where he characterizes the greatest threat to the country as "this crisis in the growing doubt about the meaning of our own lives and in the loss of a unity of purpose for our nation."
  • 1988 - Die Hard opens in theaters, starring Bruce Willis
  • 1989 - Punk rock band Bad Religion releases their sixth album, No Control.
  • 1992 - A major fire consumes an entire city block in tourist destination Gatlinburg, Tennessee, destroying the Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum and several other local businesses in the process. The block was rebuilt and re-opened in 1995.
  • 1994 - Albert Belle of the Cleveland Indians caught with a corked bat.
  • 1995 - Fluid Concepts & Creative Analogies: Computer Models of the Fundamental Mechanisms of Thought by Douglas Hofstadter becomes the first item sold on Amazon.com
  • 1996 - MSNBC cable-DBS channel launched
  • 1996 - A Royal Belgian Air Force C-130 Hercules carrying the Royal Netherlands Army marching band crashes on landing at Eindhoven Airport. Thirty-two people die in the flames, two people die of their injuries, and Seven people sustain severe burns.
  • 1997 - In Miami, Florida, serial killer Andrew Phillip Cunanan guns down Gianni Versace outside his home.
  • 1999 - Safeco Field opens in Seattle, Washington.
  • 2002 - "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh pleads guilty to supplying aid to the enemy and for the possession of explosives during the commission of a felony. Lindh agrees to serve 10 years in prison for each of the charges.
  • 2002 - Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh and three other suspects convicted of murdering Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl.
  • 2003 - AOL Time Warner disbands Netscape Communications Corporation. The Mozilla Foundation is established on the same day.
  • 2004 - Monorail service begins in Las Vegas.
  • 2004 - The BBC airs the documentary The Secret Agent, exposing racism by members of the British National Party.
  • 2005 - Jack Nicklaus plays his last hole of competitive golf during The Open Championship at Hole 18 at St Andrews, finishing with a birdie.
  • 2005 - Disneyland "re-launches" Space Mountain in Anaheim, California.krc:15 июль








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