July
 
July
was
named
after
 
the
famous
Roman
general
 
Julius Caesar.
 
July
is,
 
on
average,
 
the
warmest
month
 
 
of
 
the
year
in
 
the
northern hemisphere.
 
July
has
two
birth
flowers,
 
the
water lily
 
and
 
the
 
larkspur.
 
 
The
birth
stone
 
of
July
is
 
the
ruby,
considered
 
by
many
 
to
be
 
the
king
 
of
gems.
 
 
The
4th
 
of
July,
 
formally
known
as
Independence Day,
 
has been
 
a
federal
holiday
since
1870
 
in
 
the
United States of America.
 
 
The
star
 
signs
for
July,
are
Cancer
 
and
Leo.