June 25: Day of the Week
June 25, 2022 is the 176th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 189 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.
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.
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June 25 Historical Event(s)
- 1678Venetian Elena Cornaro Piscopia is the first woman awarded a doctorate of philosophy when she graduates from the University of Padua.
- 1786Gavriil Pribylov discovers St. George Island of the Pribilof Islands in the Bering Sea.
- 1910The United States Congress passes the Mann Act, which prohibits interstate transport of females for “immoral purposes”; the ambiguous language would be used to selectively prosecute people for years to come.
- 1935Diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union and Colombia are established.
- 1947The Diary of a Young Girl (better known as The Diary of Anne Frank) is published.
- 1950The Korean War begins with the invasion of South Korea by North Korea.
- 1960Two cryptographers working for the United States National Security Agency left for vacation to Mexico, and from there defected to the Soviet Union.
- 1967Broadcasting of the first live global satellite television program: Our World
- 1997An unmanned Progress spacecraft collides with the Russian space station Mir.
- 1997The Soufrière Hills volcano in Montserrat erupts resulting in the death of 19 people.
Who were born on June 25?
- 1886General Henry “Hap” Arnold, American General of the Army and of the Air Force (d. 1950)
- 1911William Howard Stein, American chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1980)
- 1928Peyo, Belgian illustrator (d. 1992)
- 1944Robert Charlebois, Canadian singer
- 1954Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
- 1972Carlos Delgado, Puerto Rican baseball player
- 1973Jamie Redknapp, English footballer
- 1973Milan Hnilička, Czech ice hockey player
- 1978Luke Scott, American baseball player
- 1979Hirooki Goto, Japanese professional wrestler
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