What day of the week is this date?

Saturday June 24, 2023

June 24: Day of the Week

June 24, 2023 was the 175th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 190 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters PYLIIILMXOONB? Check your answers here: Word search PYLIIILMXOONB. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

Here’s the June calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

June 2023
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

Cancer 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 24 Historical Event(s)

  • 637
    The Battle of Moira is fought between the High King of Ireland and the Kings of Ulster and Dalriada. It is the largest battle in the history of Ireland.
  • 1314
    First War of Scottish Independence: the Battle of Bannockburn concludes with a decisive victory by Scottish forces led by Robert the Bruce, though England did not recognize Scottish independence until 1328 with the signing of the Treaty of Edinburgh-Northampton.
  • 1340
    Hundred Years’ War: Battle of Sluys – The French fleet is almost destroyed by the English Fleet commanded in person by King Edward III.
  • 1497
    John Cabot lands in North America at Newfoundland leading the first European exploration of the region since the Vikings.
  • 1894
    Marie Francois Sadi Carnot is assassinated by Sante Geronimo Caserio.
  • 1902
    King Edward VII of the United Kingdom develops appendicitis, delaying his coronation.
  • 1938
    Pieces of a meteor, estimated to have weighed 450 metric tons when it hit the Earth’s atmosphere and exploded, land near Chicora, Pennsylvania.
  • 1939
    Siam is renamed Thailand by Plaek Pibulsonggram, the country’s third prime minister.
  • 1957
    In Roth v. United States, the U.S. Supreme Court rules that obscenity is not protected by the First Amendment.
  • 1963
    The United Kingdom grants Zanzibar internal self-government.

Who were born on June 24?

  • 1774
    Antonio González de Balcarce, Supreme Director of the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata (d. 1819)
  • 1906
    Pierre Fournier, French cellist (d. 1986)
  • 1944
    Jeff Beck, English guitarist (The Yardbirds)
  • 1946
    David Collenette, Canadian politician
  • 1960
    Siedah Garrett, American singer
  • 1968
    Alaa Abdelnaby, Egyptian-American basketball player
  • 1971
    Ji Jin Hee, South Korean actor
  • 1972
    Denis Žvegelj, Slovenian rower
  • 1986
    Phil Hughes, American baseball player
  • 1998
    Coy Stewart, American actor

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.