Thursday June 27, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

June 27: Day of the Week

June 27, 2024 is the 179th day of the year 2024 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 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.

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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 27 Historical Event(s)

1497
Cornish rebels Michael An Gof and Thomas Flamank are executed at Tyburn, London, England.
1759
General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
1844
Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, and his brother Hyrum Smith, are murdered by a mob at the Carthage, Illinois jail.
1899
A. E. J. Collins scores 628 runs not out, the highest-ever recorded score in cricket.
1905
Battleship Potemkin uprising: sailors start a mutiny aboard the Battleship Potemkin, denouncing the crimes of autocracy, demanding liberty and an end to war.
1923
Capt. Lowell H. Smith and Lt. John P. Richter perform the first ever aerial refueling in a DH-4B biplane
1941
Romanian 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.
1973
The President of Uruguay Juan María Bordaberry dissolves Parliament and establishes a dictatorship.
1974
U.S. president Richard Nixon visits the Soviet Union.
1982
Space Shuttle Columbia launched from the Kennedy Space Center on the final research and development flight mission, STS-4.

Who were born on June 27?

1888
Lewis Bernstein Namier, English historian (d. 1960)
1913
Elton Britt, American country singer (d. 1972)
1924
Rosalie Allen, American singer and disc jockey (d. 2003)
1932
Anna Moffo, American soprano (d. 2006)
1958
Magnus Lindberg, Finnish composer
1961
Meera Syal, British-Indian comedienne and actress
1971
Kieren Keke, Nauruan politician
1971
Tony McCarroll, British drummer
1975
Sarah Evanetz, Canadian swimmer
1988
Kate Ziegler, American swimmer

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