July 16th is the 197th day of the year in the Georgian calendar. On this day, Muhammad begins flight from Mecca to Medina (Hijra), Martin Luther denies the divine right of the Pope in a debate with theologist John Eck at Pleissenburg Castle, and Hitler orders preparations for the invasion of Britain . Famous birthdays include, Ida B Wells, Ginger Rogers, and Ali Khamenei. Today is National Corn Fritter Day.

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