June 27: Day of the Week
June 27, 2019 is the 178th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 187 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
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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)
- 1844Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, and his brother Hyrum Smith, are murdered by a mob at the Carthage, Illinois jail.
- 1895The inaugural run of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad’s Royal Blue from Washington, D.C., to New York, New York, the first U.S. passenger train to use electric locomotives.
- 1927Prime Minister of Japan Tanaka Giichi leads a conference to discuss Japan’s plans for China; later, a document detailing these plans, the “Tanaka Memorial” is leaked, although it is now considered a forgery.
- 1946In the Canadian Citizenship Act, the Parliament of Canada establishes the definition of Canadian citizenship.
- 1967The world’s first ATM is installed in Enfield Town, England, United Kingdom.
- 1976Air France Flight 139 (Tel Aviv-Athens-Paris) is hijacked en route to Paris by the PLO and redirected to Entebbe, Uganda.
- 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.
- 1982Space Shuttle Columbia launched from the Kennedy Space Center on the final research and development flight mission, STS-4.
- 1988Gare de Lyon rail accident In Paris a train collides with a stationary train killing 56 people.
- 2007The Brazilian Military Police invades the favelas of Complexo do Alemão in an episode which is remembered as the Complexo do Alemão massacre.
Who were born on June 27?
- 1915Grace Lee Boggs, American anti-racist and feminist activist
- 1941James P. Hogan, British science fiction author (d. 2010)
- 1951Mary McAleese, President of Ireland 1997–present
- 1961Meera Syal, British-Indian comedienne and actress
- 1964Stephan Brenninkmeijer, Dutch film producer and director
- 1970Jim Edmonds, American baseball player
- 1980Jennifer Goodridge, American musician (Your Enemies Friends)
- 1983Alsou, Russian singer
- 1985James Hook, Welsh rugby player
- 1988Kate Ziegler, American swimmer
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