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Wednesday June 19, 2019

June 19: Day of the Week

June 19, 2019 was the 170th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 195 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.

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

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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 19 Historical Event(s)

  • 1179
    The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
  • 1586
    English colonists leave Roanoke Island, after failing to establish England’s first permanent settlement in North America.
  • 1850
    Princess Louise of the Netherlands marries Crown Prince Karl of Sweden-Norway.
  • 1865
    Over two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, slaves in Galveston, Texas, United States, are finally informed of their freedom. The anniversary is still officially celebrated in Texas and 13 other contiguous states as Juneteenth.
  • 1910
    The first Father’s Day is celebrated in Spokane, Washington.
  • 1978
    Garfield, holder of the Guinness World Record for the world’s most widely syndicated comic strip, makes its debut.
  • 1982
    In one of the first militant attacks by Hezbollah, David S. Dodge, president of the American University in Beirut, is kidnapped.
  • 1985
    Members of the Revolutionary Party of Central American Workers, dressed as Salvadoran soldiers, attack the Zona Rosa area of San Salvador.
  • 1990
    The current international law defending indigenous peoples, Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989, is ratified for the first time by Norway.
  • 2009
    War in North-West Pakistan: The Pakistani Armed Forces open Operation Rah-e-Nijat against the Taliban and other Islamist rebels in the South Waziristan area of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.

Who were born on June 19?

  • 1792
    Gustav Schwab, German author (d. 1850)
  • 1815
    Cornelius Krieghoff, Canadian painter (d. 1872)
  • 1872
    Theodore Payne, English horticulturist (d. 1963)
  • 1884
    Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, French Dadaist artist and writer (d. 1974)
  • 1919
    Pauline Kael, American movie critic (d. 2001)
  • 1962
    Paula Abdul, American singer and choreographer
  • 1964
    Bill Barretta, American actor and puppeteer
  • 1982
    Joe Cheng, Taiwanese actor
  • 1985
    Jason Capizzi, American football player
  • 1985
    José Ernesto Sosa, Argentine footballer

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