On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Taghrooda wins the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes
  • The Chinese government suspendes the operations of a Shanghai meat dealer and has makes arrests after the company sold out-of-date meat to fast food chains, including McDonalds and Kentucky Fried Chicken
  • While Israel reject long-term ceasefire that does not include destroying the Hamas tunnels, they agree to 12 hour ceasefire; Palestinian death toll in the Gaza Strip now exceeds 1000

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Piper Perabo (37) weds director Stephen Kay in NYC, New York