July 10th celebrates Piña Colada Day and Don’t Step On A Bee Day.
Welcome to day 191 of 365! We’re still 174 days away from celebrating the new year, but we’ve gotta look forward to something right?
If today is the day that you celebrate your birthday, or if you simply want to know more about August 15, then we welcome you to check out the facts about this day, as well as a timeline of historical events that all happened on this day throughout history.
Did you know that on this day in 1962, Martin Luther King Jr. was arrested? The arrest was for a desegregation demonstration he’d been involved in half a year earlier.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about July 10th in history!
What Events Happened On July 10 In History?
Famous Quotes Said On July 10
Below you’ll find the most popular quotes people have said on July 10th throughout history.
“This is the most challenging activity that humans get into, which is love. You know, where we have the sense that we can’t live without love. That life has very little meaning without love.”
– Leonard Cohen
Famous People Born On July 10
If today is your birthday, you have this in common with Jessica Simpson. Find out more about what famous people were born on this day.
1972 Sofía Vergara
- 49 years old
- Born In:
- Barranquilla, Colombia
1856 Nikola Tesla
1980 Jessica Simpson
- 41 years old
- Born In:
- Texas, USA
1951 Phyllis Smith
- 70 years old
- Born In:
- Missouri, USA
Special Holidays On July 10
Are you looking for something to do today? Then why not find time today to celebrate the following special holidays.
National Piña Colada Day
Cocktails are an excellent way to cool down on a hot summer's day while also getting merry on the alcohol content. Today is Piña Colada Day, so why not celebrate by sipping a glass of this yummy pineapple and rum-based drink?
Don’t Step On A Bee Day
While you definitely shouldn’t go stepping on bees today, Don’t Step On A Bee Day is actually a reminder of how critical bees are to our lives and that they need our protection! A great way to get involved today is to campaign against the overuse of pesticides, so get protesting!
July 10 Birthday Facts, Zodiac & Birthstone
Those of you who were born on this day share the Cancer star sign.
Cancer is the fourth zodiac sign, and the crab is its symbol. Like their astronomical spirit animal, Cancers are shielded by hard, external shells.
For all of you born in July, your allocated birthstone is Ruby. Folklore says that rubies should be worn on the left hand to promote good luck, and if you dream about the gemstone, this also gives you good luck.
Those of you who were born on July 10th, you were likely conceived the previous year on October 17th.