THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Monday, July 24, the 205th day of 2017. There are 160 days left in the year.
IN THE NATION
1952: The Gary Cooper western “High Noon” had its U.S. premiere in New York.
IN THE WORLD
1567: Mary, queen of Scots, was forced to abdicate by Scottish nobles in favor of her infant son, James, who became King of Scotland at age 1. 1987: Hulda Crooks, a 91-year-old mountaineer from California, became the oldest woman to conquer Mount Fuji, Japan’s highest peak. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Political cartoonist Pat Oliphant is 82. Comedian Ruth Buzzi is 81. Comedian Gallagher is 71. Actor Robert Hays is 70. Actor Michael Richards is 68. Actress Lynda Carter is 66. Retired MLB all-star Barry Bonds is 53. Actor Kadeem Hardison is 52. Actress-singer Jennifer Lopez is 48. Basketball player Rick Fox is 48. Actress Summer Glau is 36. Actress Elisabeth Moss is 35. Actress Anna Paquin is 35.