Saturday June 1, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

June 1: Day of the Week

June 1, 2024 is the 153rd day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 213 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.

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Here’s the June calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Gemini is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Pearl is the modern birthstone for this month. Moonstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

June 1 Historical Event(s)

1533
Anne Boleyn is crowned Queen of England.
1648
The Roundheads defeat the Cavaliers at the Battle of Maidstone in the Second English Civil War.
1794
The battle of the Glorious First of June is fought, the first naval engagement between Britain and France during the French Revolutionary Wars.
1813
James Lawrence, the mortally-wounded commander of the USS Chesapeake, gives his final order: “Don't give up the ship!”
1913
The Greek-Serbian Treaty of Alliance is signed, paving the way for the Second Balkan War.
1974
Flixborough disaster: an explosion at a chemical plant kills 28 people.
1978
The first international applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty are filed.
1993
Dobrinja mortar attack: 13 are killed and 133 wounded when Serb mortar shells are fired at a soccer game in Dobrinja, west of Sarajevo.
2001
Nepalese royal massacre: Crown Prince Dipendra of Nepal shoots and kills several members of his family including his father and mother, King Birendra of Nepal and Queen Aiswarya.
2009
General Motors files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It is the fourth largest United States bankruptcy in history.

Who were born on June 1?

1480
Tiedemann Giese, Polish Catholic bishop (d. 1550)
1762
Edmund Ignatius Rice, Irish founder of the Christian Brothers and Presentation Brothers (d. 1844)
1825
John Hunt Morgan, American Confederate cavalry general (d. 1864)
1901
Hap Day, Canadian hockey player and manager (d. 1990)
1909
Yechezkel Kutscher, Slovakian-born Israeli philologist and Hebrew linguist (d. 1971)
1925
Marie Knight, American gospel singer (d. 2009)
1934
Pat Boone, American singer
1948
Powers Boothe, American actor
1981
Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter
1985
Sam Young, American basketball player

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