The three hottest July 24’s in the US occurred in 1901, 1934 and 1940.

Scientists blamed the 1901 heat on the sun.

24 Jul 1901, Page 1 – The Capital Journal at Newspapers.com

24 Jul 1901, 2 – The Weekly Sentinel at Newspapers.com

24 Jul 1901, 1 – Davenport Weekly Republican at Newspapers.com

via Real Climate Science

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July 24, 2021 by tonyheller