Royal bells were ringing on this day. On July 29th,1981 Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer were married in St. Paul's Cathedral in London. They were married for fifteen years and divorced in 1996. On August 31st of 1997 Diana, Princess of Wales died in a terrible car accident that happened in Paris.

The last Thursday of July is yet another day filled with the strange and frightening.

We should appreciate the little things every day…but they can also be a reminder of history. Every morning I wake up grateful for the day and wonder what strangeness is associated with it. Knowledge of major historic events is critical to understanding our culture and how we live today. Whether it’s a big world event or simply just national cookie day, history makes the days more interesting.

You might think I’m weird, but I find history fascinating because of the weird and scary things that happen. In this article, we’ll explore five bizarre occurrences that occurred on July 29th throughout history. So sit back, relax and enjoy the weird and strange facts in history.

Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world. Follow her on Instagram @official_lexpaige