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HISTORIA: Un día como hoy Julio 1-7 2018 (semana 27) infographic

On this day July 1-7 2018

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July 1-7, 2018 -- Los graficos muestran cumpleaños y aniversarios en cada día de la semana. Esta semana incluye Charles Darwin, la Guerra de Crimea, el Puente Fatih Sultán Mehmet en Estambul, la ensalada César, el Servicio Nacional de Salud británico, la plataforma petrolera Piper Alpha en el Mar del Norte y la carrera frente a los toros que se dirigen a la plaza en el Festival de San Fermín en Pamplona.

July 1, 1858: Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution was first presented in public when his papers were read at a meeting of the Linnean Society in London

July 2, 1853: The Russian army crossed into the Danubian Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia, then part of the Ottoman Empire, instigating the Crimean War

July 3, 1988: The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge was completed in Istanbul, Turkey, providing a second crossing between Europe and Asia over the Bosphorus

July 4, 1924: Chef Caesar Cardini, running out of food for his customers, created a salad from odds and ends that remained. Caesar salad was an instant hit

July 5, 1948: The National Health Service was founded in Britain. Its three core principles are that services should be comprehensive, universal and free at the point of delivery

July 6, 1988: The Piper Alpha oil platform exploded in the North Sea, killing 167 people. It remains the world’s worst offshore accident in terms of lives lost

July 7, 1591: The week-long festival of San Fermin, famous for the “encierro”, or running of the bulls, was established in the Spanish city of Pamplona

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