24th July

1911 Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas, rediscovered

1860 Alphonse Mucha born

Moon and Stars

1897 Amelia Earhart born

Also today:

  • Utah Pioneer Day (celebrates original Mormon settlers)
  • Simon Bolivar’s Birthday (led Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia to independence from Spanish Empire)
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