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July 5 - List of Other Events in the world
1687 Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica was published on this day by Isaac Newton.
1775 The Olive Branch Petition was adopted by the Second Continental Congress.
1809 On this day, the battle of Wagram was fought between the French and Austrian forces.
1811 Venezuela declared its independence from Spain.
1878 The coat of arms of the Baku Governorate was established on this day.
1884 On this day, Germany took possession of Cameroon.
1940 World War II: The Vichy France government and the United Kingdom cut off diplomatic ties.
1945 World War II: On this day was declared the liberation of the Philippines.
1948 National Health Service Acts established the national public health system in the United Kingdom.
1954 BBC's first television new bulletin was broadcast on this day.
1954 The Andhra Pradesh High Court was established on this day.
1954 "That's All Right," Elvis Presley's first single, was recorded on this day at Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee.
1962 Algeria gained its independence from France.
1975 Arthur Ashe won the Wimbledon singles title, becoming the first black man to do so.
1975 Cape Verde achieved independence from Portugal.
1977 Pakistan witnessed a military coup. The first elected Prime Minister of Pakistan, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, was overthrown by the army on this day.
1980 Björn Borg won his fifth Wimbledon final. With this victory, the Swedish tennis player became the first male player to win the championships five times in a row.
1995 Four years after its independence from the Soviet Union, Armenia adopted its constitution on this day.
1996 Dolly the sheep was cloned from an adult cell on this day
1999 Severe storms, including a tornado, struck Wolverhampton, England, on this day.
1999 Trade and economic sanctions were imposed against the Taliban regime in Afghanistan by US President Bill Clinton.
2006 On this day, North Korea tested four short-range missiles, one medium-range missile and a long-range Taepodong-2.
2016 NASA's Juno spacecraft entered orbit of Jupiter.

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