/ 28 July 2021

Squiz The Day

12.30pm (AEST) – AFP Commissioner Reece Kershaw addresses the National Press Club – Canberra

The trial of George Pell’s Vatican rival Cardinal Angelo Becciu over embezzlement charges restarts – Vatican City

ABS Data Release – Consumer Price Index, June

Independence Day in Peru

World Hepatitis Day

Birthdays for Garfield creator Jim Davis (1945), Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (1952) and Venezuelan opposition leader/acting President Juan Guaidó (1983)

Anniversary of:
• the birthdays of Beatrix Potter (1866) and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929)
• the invention of the hamburger in Connecticut (1900)
• Austria-Hungary declaring war on Serbia, starting WWI (1914)
• the release of Walt Disney’s animated film Alice In Wonderland (1951)
• the Provisional Irish Republican Army calling an end to their 30-year armed campaign in Northern Ireland (2005)
• the deaths of Thomas Cromwell (1540), Antonio Vivaldi (1741) and Johann Sebastian Bach (1750)

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