Venerdi 03 Luglio 2020


Effemeride


Oggi
Alba 05:58
Tramonto a 21:12


Domani:
Alba 05:59
Tramonto a 21:11


Differenza :
-2 minutes in meno


Luna piena :
05/07 06:45


luna nuova :
20/07 19:33


18 jours depuis la dernière lune

è successo un 03 Luglio

1940 : Operation Catapult


On July 3, 1940, the British launched Operation Catapult and destroyed the French fleet at Mers-el-Kebir in Algeria.
The British had asked the French fleet to join them, to disarm or be scuttled. Since the Vichy government refused to comply, British forces had to attack the French ships so that they would not be used by the Germans.

1962 : Proclamation of Independence of Algeria


On July 3, 1962, two days after a referendum with an almost unanimity, the president of the French Republic, Charles De Gaulle, proclaimed the independence of Algeria.

1970 : Plane crashes near Barcelona


On July 3, 1970, a British Comet 4 turbojet , flying towards the Costa Brava in Spain, crashed near Barcelona. The 112 people aboard were killed. The cause of the accident could not be established but the Comet Turbojet had been involved in a series of accidents due to poor resistance of the fuselage.

1988 : The United States shot down a Iranian passenger plane


On 3 July ,1988, the U.S. Navy cruiser USS Vincennes mistakenly slaughtered an Iranian passenger plane carrying 290 passengers over the Strait of Hormuz. The Vincennes had taken the ascending Airbus A300B2 for an F-14A Tomcat in an attack run. The United States, after denying their error, have finally acknowledged the facts, apologized and compensated the victims' families.

Citazione del giorno : 03 Luglio

Charles De Gaulle
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.

Compleanni : 03 Luglio

Franz Kafka, Scrittore austro-ungarico (1883)
George Sanders, Attore inglese (1906)
Susan Peters, Attrice americana (1921)
Eddy Mitchell, Cantante francese (1942)
Michel Polnareff, Cantante francese (1944)
Jean-Claude Duvalier, Politico haitiano (1951)
Tom Cruise, Attore americano (1962)
Hunter Tylo, Attrice americana (1962)
Julian Assange, Attivista Internet australiano (Wikileaks) (1971)
Ludivine Sagnier, Attrice francese (1979)
Nicolas Roche, Ciclista irlandese (1984)

Ci hanno lasciato un 03 Luglio

André Citroën, Industriale francese (1935)
Brian Jones, Musicista inglese (Rolling Stones) (1969)
Jim Morrison, Musicista americano (The Doors) (1971)
Le Van Thiem, Matematico vietnamita (1991)
Kemal Sunal, Attore turco (2000)
Vue mer : crédit photo Aseed