- Anton de Kom arrested by Surinam resistance fighter
- Canada/Polish offensive direction Falaise: Total Cooperation
- German counter attack at Avranches fails
- IBM dedicates the first program-controlled calculator, the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator (known best as the Harvard Mark I).
- July 20th Plot trial under Roland Freis in Berlin begins
- US 3rd Army reaches suburbs of Brest, Brittany
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