Saturday June 15, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

June 15: Day of the Week

June 15, 2024 is the 167th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 199 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.

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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 15 Historical Event(s)

923
Battle of Soissons: King Robert I of France is killed and King Charles the Simple is arrested by the supporters of Duke Rudolph of Burgundy.
1184
King Magnus V of Norway is killed at the Battle of Fimreite.
1520
Pope Leo X threatens to excommunicate Martin Luther in papal bull Exsurge Domine.
1667
The first human blood transfusion is administered by Dr. Jean-Baptiste Denys.
1775
American Revolutionary War: George Washington is appointed commander-in-chief of the Continental Army.
1785
Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier, co-pilot of the first-ever manned flight (1783), and his companion, Pierre Romain, become the first-ever casualties of an air crash when their hot air balloon explodes during their attempt to cross the English Channel.
1836
Arkansas is admitted as the 25th U.S. state.
1896
The deadliest tsunami in Japan’s history kills more than 22,000 people.
1905
Princess Margaret of Connaught marries Gustaf, Crown Prince of Sweden.
2002
Near-Earth asteroid 2002 MN misses the Earth by 75000 mi, about one-third of the distance between the Earth and the Moon.

Who were born on June 15?

1777
David Daniel Davis, British physician (d. 1841)
1894
Nikolai Chebotaryov, Ukrainian mathematician (d. 1947)
1914
Yuri Andropov, Soviet politician (d. 1984)
1917
Michalis Genitsaris, Greek singer and composer (d. 2005)
1920
Alla Kazanskaya, Russian stage and film actress (d. 2008)
1945
Lawrence Wilkerson, American military officer
1947
Lee Purcell, American actress
1949
Jim Varney, American actor (d. 2000)
1963
Blanca Portillo, Spanish actress
1980
Almudena Cid Tostado, Spanish gymnast

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