What Happened on July 24, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

92nd Tour de France: no winner; Lance Armstrong retires after winning a record seventh consecutive victory but disqualified in 2012 for doping

Professional Road Cyclist and Testicular Cancer Survivor Lance Armstrong
Professional Road Cyclist and Testicular Cancer Survivor
Lance Armstrong

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Doll, English epidemiologist (b. 1912)