June 10: Day of the Week
June 10, 2023 is the 161st day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 204 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
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Here’s the June calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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.
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June 10 Historical Event(s)
- 1719Jacobite Rising: Battle of Glen Shiel.
- 1793French Revolution: Following the arrests of Girondin leaders, the Jacobins gain control of the Committee of Public Safety installing the revolutionary dictatorship.
- 1793The Jardin des Plantes museum opens in Paris. A year later, it becomes the first public zoo.
- 1829The first Boat Race between the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge takes place.
- 1898Spanish-American War: U.S. Marines land on the island of Cuba.
- 1935Chaco War ends: a truce is called between Bolivia and Paraguay who had been fighting since 1932.
- 1942World War II: Nazis burn the Czech village of Lidice in reprisal for the killing of Reinhard Heydrich.
- 1965Vietnam War: The Battle of Dong Xoai begins.
- 1967Argentina becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
- 1977James Earl Ray escapes from Brushy Mountain State Prison in Petros, Tennessee, but is recaptured on June 13.
Who were born on June 10?
- 1710James Short, Scottish mathematician (d. 1768)
- 1931João Gilberto, Brazilian singer and guitarist
- 1956Borwin, Duke of Mecklenburg, head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
- 1957Lindsay Hoyle, British politician
- 1973Faith Evans, American singer
- 1975Altiyan Childs, Australian singer
- 1980Jessica DiCicco, American actress
- 1981Albie Morkel, South African cricketer
- 1981Hoku, American singer and actress
- 1984Dirk Van Tichelt, Belgian judoka
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