June 7, 2024 is the 159th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 207 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is vendredi.
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Here’s the June calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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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.
June 7 Historical Event(s)
David Thompson reaches the mouth of the Saskatchewan River in Manitoba.
Asian cholera reaches Quebec, brought by Irish immigrants, and kills about 6,000 people in Lower Canada.
The United States and the United Kingdom agree to suppress the slave trade.
1,800 Fenian raiders are repelled back to the United States after they loot and plunder around Saint-Armand and Frelighsburg, Quebec.
Benjamin Harrison becomes the first President of the United States to attend a baseball game.
Norway’s parliament dissolves its union with Sweden, a vote that is confirmed by a national plebiscite on August 13 of that year.
Cunard Line’s RMS Lusitania is launched at the John Brown Shipyard, Glasgow (Clydebank), Scotland.
World War I: Battle of Messines – Allied ammonal mines underneath German trenches at Messines Ridge are detonated, killing 10,000 German troops.
King Haakon VII of Norway, Crown Prince Olav and the Norwegian government leave Tromsø and go into exile in London.
500 million people watch on television as the high day of Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II begins.
Who were born on June 7?
Alois Hitler, father of Adolf Hitler (d. 1903)
Bones Ely, professional baseball player (d. 1952)
Robert S. Mulliken, American chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1986)
Malcolm Morley, English painter
Harry Crews, American author
Ian St. John, Scottish footballer
Ronald Pickup, English actor
Dave Catching, American musician
Cassidy Rae, American actress
Milan Lucic, Canadian ice hockey player
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