On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 2020

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announces he has tested positive for COVID-19

President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro
President of Brazil
Jair Bolsonaro
  • India surpasses Russia to become the world's third-worst affected country, daily COVID-19 cases exceeding 20,000 and total cases over 700,000
  • Texas records more than 10,000 daily cases of COVID-19 for the 1st time
  • Violent protests in Belgrade, Serbia, at government announcement of weekend lockdown due to COVID-19 surge

Famous Deaths

  • Dannes Coronel, Ecuadorian soccer defender (27 caps; El Nacional), dies from a heart attack at 47
2020 Highlights

About July 7, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 1 year and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer