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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining July 26. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is July 26 so important!

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Top 10 July 26 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. Frida Kahlo died on July 26, 1954, at the age of 47. Her artwork became famous several years after her death, as is common in the art world.

  2. On July 26, 1943 LA experienced its first major smog event, which caused residents to believe they were being attacked with chemical weapons.

  3. The earliest recorded school "shooting", the Enoch Brown school massacre on July 26, 1764, prompted Pennsylvania Governor John Penn to reintroduce the scalp bounty system which offered $134 for the scalp of an American Indian male above the age of ten; and $50 for women.

  4. Back to the Future was released on July 3rd, 1985 but the movie takes place on October 26, 1985 making "present day" Hill Valley in the future for viewers until October 26, 1985

  5. About a man who who lived in the departure lounge of Terminal One in Charles de Gaulle Airport from 26 August 1988 until July 2006

  6. The Suez Canal was seized by Egyptian forces on July 26.

  7. The earliest known United States shooting to happen on school property was the Pontiac's Rebellion school massacre on July 26, 1764

  8. Edward Rutledge was the youngest signer of the Declaration of Independence at 26 years old, and Benjamin Franklin was the oldest at 70 years old.

  9. In April [2018], the Mallard Fire in the Texas Panhandle [USA] started a pyrocumulonimbus, a severe thunderstorm that produced 1-inch hail. Then on July 26 [2018], a large fire vortex... associated with the Carr Fire developed near Redding, California [USA]...with estimated winds up to 143 mph"