July is named after Roman dictator Julius Caesar (100 B.C.–44 B.C.). Caesar developed the precursor to the Gregorian calendar we use today.
“Just for Fun” Days
- July 11: International Town Criers Day
- July 17: World Emoji Day
- July 22: Spooner’s Day
- July 23: National Day of the Cowboy
- July 27: Take Your Houseplants for a Walk Day
Folklore for the Season
Ne’er trust a July sky.
If ant hills are high in July, the coming winter will be hard.