June 14: Day of the Week
June 14, 2019 was the 165th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 200 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
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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 14 Historical Event(s)
- 1648Margaret Jones is hanged in Boston for witchcraft in the first such execution for the Massachusetts colony.
- 1821Badi VII, king of Sennar, surrenders his throne and realm to Isma'il Pasha, general of the Ottoman Empire, ending the existence of that Sudanese kingdom.
- 1822Charles Babbage proposes a difference engine in a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society entitled “Note on the application of machinery to the computation of astronomical and mathematical tables”.
- 1872Trade unions are legalised in Canada.
- 1900The Reichstag approves a second law that allows the expansion of the German navy.
- 1907Norway adopts female suffrage.
- 1937Pennsylvania becomes the first (and only) state of the United States to celebrate Flag Day officially as a state holiday.
- 1940World War II: Paris falls under German occupation, and Allied forces retreat.
- 1945World War II: U.S and Filipino forces at the Battle of Bessang Pass in Ilocos Sur province in Northern Luzon.
- 1951UNIVAC I is dedicated by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Who were born on June 14?
- 1877Jane Bathori, French mezzo-soprano (d. 1970)
- 1922Kevin Roche, Irish architect
- 1926Don Newcombe, American baseball player
- 1937Jørgen Leth, Danish film director
- 1944Laurie Colwin, American author (d. 1992)
- 1959Marcus Miller, American jazz bassist and clarinetist
- 1961Koja, Serbian musician (Šarlo aktobata, Disciplina kičme)
- 1968Eric Murdock, American basketball player
- 1969Éric Desjardins, Canadian hockey player
- 1975Chris Onstad, American cartoonist
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