June 27: Day of the Week
June 27, 2019 was the 178th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 187 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
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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 27 Historical Event(s)
- 1358Republic of Dubrovnik is founded
- 1759General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
- 1941Romanian governmental forces, allies of Nazi Germany, launch one of the most violent pogroms in Jewish history in the city of Iaşi, (Romania), resulting in the murder of at least 13,266 Jews.
- 1950The United States decides to send troops to fight in the Korean War.
- 1954The world’s first nuclear power station opens in Obninsk, near Moscow.
- 1967The world’s first ATM is installed in Enfield Town, England, United Kingdom.
- 1980Italian Aerolinee Itavia Flight 870 mysteriously explodes in mid air while in route from Bologna to Palermo, killing all 81 on board. Also known in Italy as the Ustica disaster
- 1981The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China issues its “Resolution on Certain Questions in the History of Our Party Since the Founding of the People’s Republic of China”, laying the blame for the Cultural Revolution on Mao Zedong.
- 1988Gare de Lyon rail accident In Paris a train collides with a stationary train killing 56 people.
- 2008In a highly-scrutizined election President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe is re-elected in a landslide after his opponent Morgan Tsvangirai had withdrawn a week earlier, citing violence against his party’s supporters.
Who were born on June 27?
- 1938Kathryn Beaumont, British voice actress
- 1938Tommy Cannon, British comedian
- 1949Vera Wang, American fashion designer
- 1962Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Hong Kong actor
- 1975Sarah Evanetz, Canadian swimmer
- 1983Dale Steyn, South African cricketer
- 1983Evan Taubenfeld, American musician
- 1984Emma Lahana, New Zealand actress
- 1989Matthew Lewis, English actor
- 1991Madylin Sweeten, American actress
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