NATIONAL HOT FUDGE SUNDAE DAY | JULY 25
On July 25th, National Hot Fudge Sundae Day takes a turn representing National Ice Cream Month in delicious style. Feast on this tasty ice cream dessert that combines hot and cold with a cherry on top. Even more important to note, this dessert has been served since 1906. Read more…
NATIONAL WINE AND CHEESE DAY | JULY 25
On July 25th, we celebrate the ultimate pairing of wine and cheese. National Wine and Cheese Day provides an opportunity to sample some of our favorites. Read more…
NATIONAL THREAD THE NEEDLE DAY | JULY 25
National Thread The Needle Day is observed annually on July 25th. Since the phrase “Thread the needle” has multiple meanings, we recognize several ways to celebrate the day! Read more…
NATIONAL HIRE A VETERAN DAY | JULY 25
Every day, hundreds of our military personnel leave the service in search of civilian employment. On July 25th, National Hire a Veteran Day reminds employers to consider veterans to fill their open positions. As highly trained, qualified individuals, they are ideal for numerous trades. Read more…
NATIONAL MERRY-GO-ROUND DAY | JULY 25
National Merry-Go-Round Day on July 25th recognizes the amusement ride associated with carnival music. Invite a friend. Pick your horse or tiger take one for a spin! Read more…
On Deck for July 26, 2022
- National All or Nothing Day
- National Aunt and Uncle’s Day
- National Bagelfest Day
- National Coffee Milkshake Day
- National Disability Independence Day
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Recipe of the Day
Name: Tropical Sangria
Prep: 10 minutes
Chill: 2+ hours
Total Prep: 10 minutes + chill time
1 750 mL bottle of sparkling Moscato
1 can pineapple rings (or 1 fresh, ripe pineapple)
1/2 cup pineapple juice
1/4 cup orange juice
24 ounces grapefruit soda (Fresca)
1 Pink grapefruit
Slice half the pineapple into 1/4 inch pieces. Reserve the remaining rings for garnish.
Slice 2 limes and grapefruit in round slices.
Add the pineapple pieces and lime slices to a large pitcher. Pour juices and Moscato into the pitcher.
Chill for 2-3 hours.
Place grapefruit slices in each glass. Fill with ice. Pour sangria into glasses and garnish with pineapple slices.
July 25th Celebrated History
Willhelm Schneider obtained a U.S. patent for a two-story carousel.
From the Russian spacecraft Salyut 7, Cosmonaut Svetlana Savisskaya performs the first spacewalk by a woman.
The film Seabiscuit is released in U.S. theatres. Directed by Gary Ross, the film starred Tobey Maguire and Jeff Bridges, earning 7 Academy Award nominations.
California becomes the first state to ban trans fats in restaurants.
July 25th Celebrated History
Anna Tuthill Symmes – 1775
The 9th First Lady of the United States is one of many firsts. She is the only First Lady to be both the wife of a president (William Henry Harrison) and the grandmother of one (Benjamin Harrison), too. She never lived in the White House, either. Exactly one month after President Harrison’s inauguration, he died making her the first First Lady to be widowed during her tenure and the one with the shortest tenure.
Rosalind Franklin – 1920
The English chemist’s work contributed to the discovery of the structure of DNA.
Ray Billingsley – 1957
The American cartoonists created the comic strip, Curtis. The comic strip was first published in 1993.
Louise Joy Brown – 1978
The British woman is the first human born who was conceived through in vitro fertilization.
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