June 4: Day of the Week
June 4, 2019 was the 155th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 210 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kayōbi.
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Here’s the June calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Gemini 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 4 Historical Event(s)
- 1802Grieving over the death of his wife, Marie Clotilde of France, King Charles Emmanuel IV of Sardinia abdicates his throne in favor of his brother, Victor Emmanuel.
- 1825French American Revolutionary War General Lafayette speaks at what would become Lafayette Square, Buffalo, during his visit to the United States.
- 1859Italian Independence wars: In the Battle of Magenta, the French army, under Louis-Napoleon, defeat the Austrian army.
- 1919Women’s rights: The U.S. Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guarantees suffrage to women, and sends it to the U.S. states for ratification.
- 1943A military coup in Argentina ousts Ramón Castillo.
- 1970Tonga gains independence from the United Kingdom.
- 1986Jonathan Pollard pleads guilty to espionage for selling top secret United States military intelligence to Israel.
- 1989Ali Khamenei is elected the new Supreme Leader of Islamic republic of Iran by the Assembly of Experts after the death of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
- 1996The first flight of Ariane 5 explodes after roughly 20 seconds. It was a Cluster mission.
- 2010Falcon 9 Flight 1 was the maiden flight of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 40.
Who were born on June 4?
- 1787Constant Prévost, French geologist (d. 1856)
- 1932Maurice Shadbolt, New Zealand writer
- 1943Sandra Haynie, American golfer
- 1945Anthony Braxton, American composer and instrumentalist
- 1945Gordon Waller, Scottish musician (Peter and Gordon) (d. 2009)
- 1950Kevin Woodford, English celebrity chef
- 1971Mike Lee, American politician, junior senator from Utah
- 1974Andrew Gwynne, British politician
- 1975Henry Burris, American football player
- 1983Romaric, Ivorian footballer
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