June 9: Day of the Week
June 9, 2022 is the 160th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 205 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.
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 9 Historical Event(s)
- 411 BCCoup in Athens succeeds, forming a short-lived oligarchy.
- 53Roman Emperor Nero marries Claudia Octavia.
- 1310Duccio’s Maestà Altarpiece, a seminal artwork of the early Italian Renaissance, is unveiled and installed in the Siena Cathedral in Siena, Italy.
- 1863American Civil War: Battle of Brandy Station, Virginia.
- 1934Donald Duck makes his debut in The Wise Little Hen.
- 1944World War II: 99 civilians are hung from lampposts and balconies by German troops in Tulle, France, in reprisal for maquisards attacks.
- 1953Flint-Worcester tornado outbreak sequence: a tornado spawned from the same storm system as the Flint tornado hits in Worcester, Massachusetts killing 94.
- 1986The Rogers Commission releases its report on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
- 1999Kosovo War: the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and NATO sign a peace treaty.
- 2008In the town of Lake Delton, Wisconsin, Lake Delton drains as a result of heavy flooding breaking the dam holding the lake back.
Who were born on June 9?
- 1861Pierre Duhem, French physicist (d. 1916)
- 1882Robert Kerr, Canadian sprinter (d. 1963)
- 1922Fernand Seguin, Canadian biochemist (d. 1988)
- 1936Mick O'Dwyer, Irish footballer and manager
- 1948Gudrun Schyman, Swedish politician
- 1952Uzi Hitman, Israeli singer (d. 2004)
- 1970Erika Miklósa, Hungarian coloratura soprano
- 1973Iain Lee, British television/radio personality
- 1975Otto Addo, German-born Ghanaian footballer
- 1982Christina Stürmer, Austrian singer
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