Un día como hoy Julio 17-23, 2022 (semana 29) infographic
Los gráficos muestran cumpleaños y aniversarios en cada día de la semana.


Un día como hoy Julio 17-23, 2022 (semana 29)

July 17, 2022 - July 23, 2022 - Los gráficos muestran cumpleaños y aniversarios en cada día de la semana. Esta semana incluye Disneylandia en California, la Guerra Civil Española, la defensora de los derechos de la mujer Amelia Bloomer, los comienzos del fútbol profesional, el Ferrocarril Transiberiano, el Burj Khalifa en Dubai y la invención del cono de helado.

July 17, 1955: Disneyland, the world’s first theme park, opened in California. It has since welcomed over 726m visitors, the highest cumulative total of any theme park anywhere

July 18, 1936: The Spanish Civil War, in which 500,000 people died, began with an army revolt led by General Franco

July 19, 1853: Women’s rights campaigner Amelia Bloomer shocked a New York audience by wearing loose-fitting pantaloons, later dubbed “bloomers”

July 20, 1885: Professional football was made legal in Britain. Formerly payment was banned but it was not unusual for players to find half a crown (12.5p) in their boots after a game

July 21, 1904: The Trans-Siberian Railway was completed with the building of the line around Lake Baikal, enabling travel from Moscow to Vladivostok to be made on a single train

July 22, 2007: The still unfinished Burj Dubai (now Burj Khalifa) became the world’s tallest building, overtaking Taipei 101 in Taiwan

July 23, 1904: The popularity of the ice cream cone was ensured on a hot day at the World’s Fair in St Louis when a stallholder ran out of dishes

PUBLISHED: 11/07/2022; DESIGN: Phil Bainbridge; PICTURE RESEARCH: Julie Mullins; EVENT SELECTION: Fiona Roberts and Susan Shepherd; PROOFING: Julie Mullins; TECHNICAL CONSTRUCTION: Fiona Roberts;; STORY: Julie Mullins; PICTURES: Newscom, Getty, Associated Press