Historical Events on July 4th, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 20th Super Rugby Championship: Otago Highlanders beat Wellington Hurricanes 21-14
  • Chile win football's Copa America for the first time
  • Matt "Megatoad" Stonie, in an upset, defeats 8x hot dog eating champion Joey "Jaws" Chestnut at Nathan's Famous, Coney Island with 62 hot dogs
  • Unesco grants World Heritage Status to vineyards in Champagne, France along with Singapore's Botanical Gardens, Diyarbakir Fortress (Turkey) and Maymand Caves (Iran)
  • US golfer Bubba Watson announces he will paint over Confederate flag on Dukes of Hazard car General Lee