21 June

21 June

We have some interesting facts & historic events all about June 21st, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.

Keep reading for more interesting facts about June 21st in history!

Global Celebrations

  • International Day of Yoga
  • World Humanist Day
  • World Giraffe Day
  • National Daylight Appreciation Day
  • World Music Day
  • National Peaches and Cream Day
  • Go Skateboarding Day
  • National Selfie Day
  • World Hydrography Day

Historic Events

2001: General Pervez Musharraf took power as military ruler of Pakistan in 2001

1982: Princess Diana gave birth to William, second in line to the throne of England in 1982.

1973: Sir Elton John and Rod Stewart training with football club Watford F.C. in 1973

Sir Elton John and Rod Stewart training with football club Watford F.C. in 1973

1960: Mao Tse-Tung voting, 1960

Mao Tse-Tung voting, 1960

1945: United States troops took control of the Japanese island of Okinawa after a long battle in 1945.

1918: Starving citizens, Mount Lebanon, 1915-1918. Half the territory’s population died in the Great Famine.

Starving citizens, Mount Lebanon, 1915-1918. Half the territory’s population died in the Great Famine.

Famous Birthdays

  • Lana Del Rey was born
  • Prince William, Duke of Cambridge was born
  • Chris Patt was born

Heartbreaking Deaths

  • Oda Nobunaga died
  • Edward III of England died
  • John Smith died

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