July 8

July 8th is the 189th day of the year in the Georgian calendar. On this day, in the First Crusade, 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem and Dr Benjamin Waterhouse gives the first cowpox vaccination in the US to his son to prevent smallpox. Famous birthdays include, John D Rockefeller, Jaden Smith, Sophia Bush, and Kevin Bacon. Today is National Video Game Day.

We have 2 holidays listed for July 8.