/ 07 July 2024

7 July 2024

9.05pm (AEST) – Cycling: Tour de France, stage 9, Troyes to Troyes (199km), and watch on SBS

France snap election – the second round of voting begins

The International Conference on Thinking (on until 11 July) 

NAIDOC Week (on until 14 June) 

Start of Islamic New Year (Al Hijri) 

Solomon Islands National Day

World Chocolate Day

Ringo Starr’s birthday (1940)

Anniversary of:

Missouri becoming the first place sliced bread is sold (1928)

the death of Sherlock author Arthur Conan Doyle (1930)

the first Three Tenors concert featuring Plácido Domingo, José Carreras and Luciano Pavarotti in Rome (1990)

the London terrorist attacks that targeted commuters during the morning rush hour killing 56 and injuring 784 people (2005)

1.30am (AEST) – Motorsport: F1, British Grand Prix – Towcester, England, and watch on Kayo

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