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  • Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Monday Jul 03, 1775

    George Washington

    Headquarters and inspected the new army

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Monday Jul 03, 1775

    Upon arrival on July 2, 1775, two weeks after the Patriot defeat at nearby Bunker Hill, he set up his Cambridge, Massachusetts headquarters and inspected the new army there, only to find an undisciplined and badly outfitted militia.




  • Staten Island, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1776

    George Washington

    The British forces began arriving on Staten Island

    Staten Island, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1776

    The British forces, including more than a hundred ships and thousands of troops, began arriving on Staten Island on July 2 to lay siege to the city.




  • Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
    Tuesday Jul 03, 1917

    Josip Broz Tito

    The July Days

    Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
    Tuesday Jul 03, 1917

    Less than a month after Broz arrived in Petrograd, the July Days demonstrations broke out, and Broz joined in, coming under fire from government troops.




  • Bisbee, Arizona, U.S.
    Thursday Jul 03, 1919

    Red Summer

    Bisbee Riot

    Bisbee, Arizona, U.S.
    Thursday Jul 03, 1919

    Local police in Bisbee, Arizona attacked the 10th U.S. Cavalry, an African-American unit known as the "Buffalo Soldiers," formed in 1866.




  • Mers El Kébir, French Algeria, North Africa (Present Day Algeria)
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1940

    World War II

    Attack on Mers-el-Kébir

    Mers El Kébir, French Algeria, North Africa (Present Day Algeria)
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1940

    France kept its fleet, which the United Kingdom attacked on 3 July in an attempt to prevent its seizure by Germany.




  • Imphal, Manipur, India
    Monday Jul 03, 1944

    World War II

    Japanese lift Imphal

    Imphal, Manipur, India
    Monday Jul 03, 1944

    The Battle of Imphal took place in the region around the city of Imphal, the capital of the state of Manipur in northeast India from 8 March until 3 July 1944. Japanese armies attempted to destroy the Allied forces at Imphal and invade India, but were driven back into Burma with heavy losses.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jul 03, 1950

    Harry S. Truman

    Joint Resolution Expressing Approval of the Action Taken in Korea

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jul 03, 1950

    However, on July 3, 1950, Truman did give Senate Majority Leader Scott W. Lucas a draft resolution titled "Joint Resolution Expressing Approval of the Action Taken in Korea"


  • Mehran, Ilam Province, Iran
    Thursday Jul 03, 1986

    Iran–Iraq War

    Iraq Fail To retake The City again

    Mehran, Ilam Province, Iran
    Thursday Jul 03, 1986

    Saddam ordered the Republican Guard to retake the city on 4 July, but their attack was ineffective. Iraqi losses were heavy enough to allow the Iranians to also capture territory inside Iraq, and depleted the Iraqi military enough to prevent them from launching a major offensive for the next two years.


  • Strait of Hormuz near Oman
    Sunday Jul 03, 1988

    Plane Accidents

    Iran Air Flight 655

    Strait of Hormuz near Oman
    Sunday Jul 03, 1988

    Iran Air Flight 655, an Iranian Airbus A300-200 airliner, was shot down on July 3, 1988, by two surface-to-air missiles from the U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Vincennes over the Strait of Hormuz. All 290 passengers and crew aboard the aircraft died.


  • Belgrade, Serbia
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1991

    Ten-Day War (Slovenian Independence War)

    Mechanical Breakdowns

    Belgrade, Serbia
    Wednesday Jul 03, 1991

    A large YPA armoured convoy set off from Belgrade on the morning of 3 July, ostensibly to go to Slovenia. It never arrived; according to the official account, this was due to mechanical breakdowns.


  • Kreševo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Saturday Jul 03, 1993

    Bosnian War

    The HVO held off an attack on Kreševo

    Kreševo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Saturday Jul 03, 1993

    In the Kiseljak enclave, the HVO held off an attack on Kreševo, but lost Fojnica on 3 July.


  • Islamabad, Pakistan
    Tuesday Jul 03, 2007

    Ayman al-Zawahiri

    The First confirmed Time That Al-Zawahiri was Taking militant steps against The Pakistan Government

    Islamabad, Pakistan
    Tuesday Jul 03, 2007

    In July 2007, Al-Zawahiri supplied direction for the Lal Masjid siege, codename Operation Silence. This was the first confirmed time that Al-Zawahiri was taking militant steps against the Pakistan Government and guiding Islamic militants against the State of Pakistan. The Pakistan Army troops and Special Service Group taking control of the Lal Masjid ("Red Mosque") in Islamabad found letters from al-Zawahiri directing Islamic militants Abdul Rashid Ghazi and Abdul Aziz Ghazi, who ran the mosque and adjacent madrasah. This conflict resulted in 100 deaths.


  • São Paulo, Brazil
    Thursday Jul 03, 2014

    Kaká

    To São Paulo

    São Paulo, Brazil
    Thursday Jul 03, 2014

    On 3 July 2014, Kaká arrived at São Paulo and began training the next day.


  • Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 03, 2019

    Facebook, Inc.

    Facebook's Option To View and Load Pictures Stopped Working

    Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Jul 03, 2019

    On July 3, 2019, Facebook's option to view and load pictures stopped working as people around the world complained. Facebook posted on Twitter about the issue and said they would resolve it as soon as they could.


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