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Tuesday June 11, 2019

June 11: Day of the Week

June 11, 2019 was the 162nd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 203 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

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

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

June 2019
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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.

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June 11 Historical Event(s)

  • 631
    Emperor Taizong of Tang, the Emperor of China, sends envoys to the Xueyantuo bearing gold and silk in order to seek the release of enslaved Chinese prisoners captured during the transition from Sui to Tang from the northern frontier; this embassy succeeded in freeing 80,000 Chinese men and women who were then returned to China.
  • 1429
    Hundred Years’ War: start of the Battle of Jargeau.
  • 1770
    Captain James Cook runs aground on the Great Barrier Reef.
  • 1805
    A fire consumes large portions of Detroit in the Michigan Territory.
  • 1837
    The Broad Street Riot occurs in Boston, fueled by ethnic tensions between Yankees and Irish.
  • 1898
    The Hundred Days’ Reform is started by Guangxu Emperor with a plan to change social, political and educational institutions in China, but is suspended by Empress Dowager Cixi after 104 days. The failed reform though led to the abolition of Imperial Examination in 1905.
  • 1919
    Sir Barton wins the Belmont Stakes, becoming the first horse to win the Triple Crown.
  • 1955
    Eighty-three are killed and at least 100 are injured after an Austin-Healey and a Mercedes-Benz collide at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the deadliest ever accident in motorsports.
  • 1998
    Compaq Computer pays $9 billion for Digital Equipment Corporation in the largest high-tech acquisition.
  • 2004
    Cassini-Huygens makes its closest flyby of the Saturn moon Phoebe.

Who were born on June 11?

  • 1713
    Edward Capell, English critic (d. 1781)
  • 1723
    Johann Georg Palitzsch, German astronomer (d. 1788)
  • 1815
    Julia Margaret Cameron, English photographer (d. 1879)
  • 1880
    Jeannette Rankin, American politician, feminist and pacifist (d. 1973)
  • 1912
    James Algar, American film director (d. 1998)
  • 1915
    Nicholas Metropolis, Greek-American mathematician, physicist and computer scientist (d. 1999)
  • 1926
    Carlisle Floyd, American composer
  • 1937
    Johnny Brown, American comedian
  • 1937
    Robin Warren, Australian pathologist, Nobel laureate
  • 1970
    Chris Rice, American singer and songwriter

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