What Happened on July 4, 2017

Historical Events

  • North Korea tests first successful intercontinental ballistic missile into Sea of Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Conley, American baseball pitcher (4 x MLB All Star; Boston/Milwaukee Braves, Philadelphia Phillies) and basketball forward (NBA C'ship 1959–1961; Boston Celtics), dies at 86
2017 Highlights

About July 4, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (United States)

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
  • UK #1 Song: Despacito - Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Ft. Justin Bieber