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Tuesday June 16, 2020

June 16: Day of the Week

June 16, 2020 is the 168th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 198 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mardi.

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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.

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June 16 Historical Event(s)

  • 1836
    The formation of the London Working Men’s Association gives rise to the Chartist Movement.
  • 1871
    The University Tests Act allows students to enter the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Durham without religious tests (except for those intending to study theology).
  • 1891
    John Abbott becomes Canada’s third Prime Minister.
  • 1911
    A 772 gram stony meteorite strikes the earth near Kilbourn, Wisconsin damaging a barn.
  • 1915
    Foundation of the British Women’s Institute.
  • 1922
    General election in the Irish Free State: the pro-Treaty Sinn Féin win a large majority.
  • 1961
    Rudolf Nureyev defects from the Soviet Union.
  • 1972
    The largest single-site hydro-electric power project in Canada is inaugurated at Churchill Falls, Labrador.
  • 1997
    The Dairat Labguer massacre in Algeria; 50 people are killed.
  • 2000
    Israel complies with UN Security Council Resolution 425 after 22 years of it issuance, which calls on Israel to completely withdraw from Lebanon. Israel withdraws from all of Lebanon, except the disputed Shebaa Farms.

Who were born on June 16?

  • 1591
    Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Crete-born Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (d. 1655)
  • 1801
    Julius Plücker, German mathematician and physicist (d. 1868)
  • 1820
    Athanase Coquerel, French Protestant preacher (d. 1875)
  • 1858
    King Gustaf V of Sweden (d. 1950)
  • 1946
    Jodi Rell, American politician
  • 1962
    Femi Kuti, Nigerian afrobeat musician
  • 1966
    Jan Železný, Czech athlete
  • 1982
    Fraser Cartmell, British triathlete
  • 1984
    Rick Nash, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1988
    Leeland Mooring, American lead singer of the band Leeland

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