June 13: Day of the Week
June 13, 2021 was the 164th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 201 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
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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 13 Historical Event(s)
- 1249Coronation of Alexander III as King of Scots.
- 1373Anglo-Portuguese Alliance between England (succeeded by the United Kingdom) and Portugal is the oldest alliance in the world which is still in force.
- 1944World War II: German combat elements - reinforced by the 17th SS Panzergrenadier Division - launch a counterattack on American forces near Carentan.
- 1944World War II: Germany launches a V1 Flying Bomb attack on England. Only four of the eleven bombs actually hit their targets.
- 1966The United States Supreme Court rules in Miranda v. Arizona that the police must inform suspects of their rights before questioning them.
- 1967U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson nominates Solicitor-General Thurgood Marshall to become the first black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.
- 1981At the Trooping the Colour ceremony in London, a teenager, Marcus Sarjeant, fires six blank shots at Queen Elizabeth II.
- 1982Fahd becomes King of Saudi Arabia upon the death of his brother, Khalid.
- 2000President Kim Dae Jung of South Korea meets Kim Jong-il, leader of North Korea, for the beginning of the first ever inter-Korea summit, in the northern capital of Pyongyang.
- 2007The Al Askari Mosque is bombed for a second time.
Who were born on June 13?
- 1884Anton Drexler, German political figure (d. 1942)
- 1917Teddy Turner, British comedian (d. 1992)
- 1930Ryszard Kukliński, Polish colonel (d. 2004)
- 1935Christo, Bulgarian artist
- 1948Joe Roth, American executive, producer and film director
- 1952Tony Bruno, American talkshow host
- 1975Riccardo Scimeca, English footballer
- 1978Mikako Ichikawa, Japanese actress and model
- 1983Matt Allison, British racing driver
- 1986Mary-Kate Olsen, American actress
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