June 7: Day of the Week
June 7, 2018 was the 158th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 207 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was 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
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 7 Historical Event(s)
- 1628The Petition of Right, a major English constitutional document, is granted the Royal Assent by Charles I and becomes law.
- 1692Port Royal, Jamaica, is hit by a catastrophic earthquake; in just three minutes, 1,600 people are killed and 3,000 are seriously injured.
- 1776Richard Henry Lee presents the “Lee Resolution” to the Continental Congress. The motion is seconded by John Adams and leads to the United States Declaration of Independence.
- 1919Sette giugno: Riot in Malta; four are killed.
- 1929The Lateran Treaty is ratified, bringing Vatican City into existence.
- 1948Edvard Beneš resigns as President of Czechoslovakia rather than signing a constitution making his nation a Communist state.
- 1981The Israeli Air Force destroys Iraq’s Osiraq nuclear reactor during Operation Opera. The facility could have been used to make nuclear weapons.
- 1982Priscilla Presley opens Graceland to the public; the bathroom where Elvis Presley died five years earlier is kept off-limits.
- 1989Surinam Airways Flight 764 crashes on approach to Paramaribo-Zanderij International Airport in Suriname due to pilot error, killing 176 of 187 aboard.
- 1995The long range Boeing 777 enters service with United Airlines.
Who were born on June 7?
- 1862Philipp Lenard, Austrian physicist, Nobel laureate (d. 1947)
- 1883Sylvanus Morley, American archaeologist and spy (d. 1948)
- 1896Imre Nagy, Hungarian politician (d. 1958)
- 1943Nikki Giovanni, American poet
- 1953Johnny Clegg, South African musician
- 1956Antonio Reid, American music producer
- 1957Juan Luis Guerra, Dominican musician
- 1964Gia Carides, Australian actress
- 1988Milan Lucic, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1993Jordan Fry, American actor
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