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CELEBRATE JULY

 //HEALTH//
Cord Blood Awareness Month, Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month, Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, UV Safety Month

//FOOD//
Blueberry Month, Hot Dog Month, Ice Cream Month, Picnic Month

//FUN//
Anti-Boredom Month, Cell Phone Courtesy Month

//WEEKLY HASHTAGS//

Monday
#ManCrushMonday or #MCM, #MondayBlues, #MotivationMonday, #MarketingMonday, #MeatlessMonday

Tuesday
#TransformationTuesday or #TT, #TravelTuesday, #TongueOutTuesday, #Tunesday

Wednesday
#WomanCrushWednesday or #WCW, #WayBackWednesday or #WBW, #WineWednesday, #WellnessWednesday, #HumpDay, #WisdomWednesday

Thursday
#TBT or #ThrowbackThursday, #Thursdate, #ThoughtfulThursday, #ThirstyThursday, #ThankfulThursday

Friday
#FollowFriday or #FF, #FlashbackFriday or #FBF, #FridayFeeling, #FriYay, #FridayReads

Saturday
#Caturday, #SexySaturday

Sunday
#SundayFunday, #SelfieSunday, #Sinday

Saturday, July 1

//HOLIDAYS//
Canada Day, Postal Worker Day, Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day, International Joke Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Liv Tyler, Dan Aykroyd, Pam Anderson, Missy Elliot

Sunday, July 2

//HOLIDAYS//
Build A Scarecrow Day, I Forgot Day, World UFO Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Margot Robbie, Lindsay Lohan, Larry David, Ashley Tisdale

Monday, July 3

//HOLIDAYS//
Compliment Your Mirror Day, Disobedience Day, Stay out of the Sun Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Tom Cruise, Olivia Munn, Yeardley Smith, Patrick Wilson, Connie Nielsen

 //SPORTS//
Wimbledon begins

Tuesday, July 4

//HOLIDAYS//
Independence Day (U.S.), National Country Music Day, Sidewalk Egg Frying Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Neil Simon, Eva Marie Saint, Bill Withers

//TV PREMIERES//
A Capitol Fourth (PBS, 8 PM), The Words That Built America (HBO, 7 PM)

 //POP CULTURE//
Allen & Co Conference begins (Sun Valley)

Wednesday, July 5 

//HOLIDAYS//
National Bikini Day, Workaholics Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Eva Green, Huey Lewis, Edie Falco

//TV PREMIERES//
Snowfall (FX, 10 PM)

Thursday, July 6

//HOLIDAYS//
International Kissing Day, National Fried Chicken Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Kevin Hart, Sylvester Stallone, 50 Cent

Friday, July 7

//HOLIDAYS//
Chocolate Day, National Strawberry Sundae Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Ringo Starr, Jim Gaffigan, Shelley Duvall

//TV PREMIERES//
Castlevania (Netflix)

//MOVIE PREMIERES//
Spider-Man: Homecoming

Saturday, July 8

//HOLIDAYS//
Blueberry Day, Video Games Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Kevin Bacon, Angelica Huston, Beck, Milo Ventimiglia, Wolfgang Puck

//TV PREMIERES//
Tour de Pharmacy (HBO, 10 PM)

Sunday, July 9

//HOLIDAYS//
Sugar Cookie Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Tom Hanks, Chris Cooper, Dean Koontz, Courtney Love, Fred Savage

//TV PREMIERES//
Alec Baldwin: One Night Only (Spike, 9 PM), Candy Crush (CBS, 9 PM), The Defiant Ones (HBO, 9 PM), Apollo Gauntlet (Adult Swim, 12:15 AM)

Monday, July 10

//HOLIDAYS//
Teddy Bear Picnic Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Sofia Vergara, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jessica Simpson

//TV PREMIERES//
Dessert Games (Food, 8 PM), Texas Cake House (Food, 9 PM), The Real Housewives of Orange County (Bravo, 9 PM), Will (TNT, 9 PM), Funny How? (Viceland, 11:30 PM), Ghosts of Shepherdstown (TLC, 10 PM)

Tuesday, July 11

//HOLIDAYS//
Cheer up the Lonely Day, World Population Day`

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Richie Sambora, Giorgio Armani

//TV PREMIERES//
The Bold Type (Freeform, 9 PM), American Ripper (History, 10 PM)

Wednesday, July 12 

//HOLIDAYS//
Different Colored Eyes Day, Pecan Pie Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Michelle Rodriguez, Cheryl Ladd, Topher Grace

//TV PREMIERES//
Nature’s Great Race (PBS, 9 PM), Salvation (CBS, 9 PM), Suits (USA, 9 PM), Odd Mom Out (Bravo, 10 PM)

 //SPORTS//
ESPYs (ESPN, 8 PM EST)

Thursday, July 13

//HOLIDAYS//
French Fry Day, Barbershop Music Appreciation Day, Embrace Your Geekness Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Harrison Ford, Patrick Stewart, Cameron Crowe, Cheech Marin

//TV PREMIERES//
Penn & Teller: Fool Us (CW, 8 PM), Hooten & the Lady (CW, 9 PM)

//POP CULTURE//
Emmy nominations announced

Friday, July 14

//HOLIDAYS//
Bastille Day, Mac and Cheese Day, Pandemonium Day, National Nude Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Jane Lynch, Matthew Fox, Jackie Earle Haley

//TV PREMIERES//
Buddy Thunderstruck, Chasing Coral, Friends from College, To the Bone (Netflix)

//MOVIE PREMIERES//
War for the Planet of the Apes

Saturday, July 15

//HOLIDAYS//
Tapioca Pudding Day, Cow Appreciation Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Forrest Whitaker, Diane Kruger, Scott Foley

//TV PREMIERES//
The Vanilla Ice Project (DIY, 10 PM)

//SPORTS//
Wimbledon Women’s Finals

Sunday, July 16

//HOLIDAYS//
Fresh Spinach Day, National Ice Cream Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Will Ferrell

//TV PREMIERES//
Shahs of Sunset (Bravo, 8 PM), Game of Thrones (HBO, 9 PM), The Strain (FX, 10 PM), Remember Me (PBS, 10 PM)

//SPORTS//
Wimbledon Men’s Finals

Monday, July 17

//HOLIDAYS//
Global Hug Your Kids Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Donald Sutherland, David Hasselhoff

//TV PREMIERES//
Loaded (AMC, 10 PM)

Tuesday, July 18

//HOLIDAYS//
National Caviar Day

 //FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Kristen Bell, Vin Diesel, Elizabeth McGovern, Chace Crawford

//TV PREMIERES//
Weekend in Havana (PBS, 8 PM), The Challenge XXX: Dirty 30 (MTV, tbd), A Night with My Ex (Bravo, 10 PM), Rare – Creatures of the Photo Ark (PBS, 9 PM), Shooter (USA, 10 PM)

Wednesday, July 19

//HOLIDAYS//
Raspberry Cake Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Benedict Cumberbatch, Jared Padalecki

Thursday, July 20

//HOLIDAYS//
National Lollipop Day, Moon Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Julianne Hough, Sandra Oh, Gisele Bundchen

//TV PREMIERES//
Flip or Flop Atlanta (HGTV, 9 PM)

 //SPORTS//
British Open begins (Golf)

//POP CULTURE//
Comic-Con International: San Diego begins

Friday, July 21

//HOLIDAYS//
Junk Food Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Josh Hartnett, Juno Temple, Charlotte Gainsbourg

//TV PREMIERES//
Descendants 2 (ABC, 8 PM), Niko and the Sword of Light (Amazon), Ozark (Netflix)

//MOVIE PREMIERES//
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Girls Trip, Dunkirk

Saturday, July 22

//HOLIDAYS//
Hammock Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Selena Gomez, Willem Dafoe, David Spade, Alex Trebek, John Leguizamo

Sunday, July 23

//HOLIDAYS//
National Hot Dog Day, Parent’s Day, Vanilla Ice Cream Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Daniel Radcliffe, Woody Harrelson, Kathryn Hahn

//TV PREMIERES//
Ballers (HBO, 10 PM), Insecure (HBO, 10:30 PM)

//POP CULTURE/ TV EVENTS//
Shark Week begins (Discovery Channel)

Monday, July 24

//HOLIDAYS//
Tequila Day, Amelia Earhart Day, Cousins Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Jennifer Lopez, Anna Paquin, Rose Byrne, Gus Van Sant

//TV PREMIERES//
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood (VH1, 8 PM), Somewhere Between (ABC, 10 PM), Midnight, Texas (NBC, 10 PM)

Tuesday, July 25

//HOLIDAYS//
Merry-Go-Round Day, Hot Fudge Sundae Day, Culinarians Day, Threading the Needle Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Matt LeBlanc

//TV PREMIERES//
Bizarre Foods (Travel, 9 PM), Joe Mande’s Award-Winning Comedy Special (Netflix)

Wednesday, July 26

//HOLIDAYS//
All or Nothing Day, Aunt and Uncle Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Sandra Bullock, Kate Beckinsale, Jason Statham, Kevin Spacey, Helen Mirren, Mick Jagger

Thursday, July 27

//HOLIDAYS//
National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day, Bagpipe Appreciation Day, Chili Dog Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Maya Rudolph

Friday, July 28

//HOLIDAYS//
Hepatitis Day, National Milk Chocolate Day, System Administrator Appreciation Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Elizabeth Berkley

//TV PREMIERES//
The Last Tycoon (Amazon), Room 104 (HBO, 11:30 PM)

//MOVIE PREMIERES//
The Emoji Movie, Atomic Blonde

Saturday, July 29

//HOLIDAYS//
Lipstick Day, Dance Day, Lasagna Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Wil Wheaton, Ken Burns, Tim Gunn

Sunday, July 30

//HOLIDAYS//
Whistleblower Day, Cheesecake Day, Father-in-Law Day, International Day of Friendship

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Christopher Nolan, Lisa Kudrow, Hilary Swank, Richard Linklater, Peter Bogdanovich, Laurence Fishburne

Monday, July 31

//HOLIDAYS//
Avocado Day, Mutt’s Day

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
JK Rowling, Wesley Snipes

//TV PREMIERES//
The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All (ABC, 8 PM)