On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Israel launches a "counter-terrorist operation" dubbed Operation Protective Edge against Hamas in Gaza

Famous Deaths

  • Alfredo Di Stéfano, Argentine-Spanish soccer forward, coach (Spain 31 caps, Real Madrid), dies of a heart attack at 88
  • Richard "Dick" Jones, American actor ("Pinocchio "- Pinocchio, The Frontiersman), dies at 87