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June 21st is the 172nd day of the year (173rd day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 193 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about June 21st, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on June 21st
1884 Claude Auchinleck (British military leader)
1905 Jean-Paul Sartre (philospher, author, political activist)
1921 Jane Russell (actress)
1944 Ray Davies (singer, musician - The Kinks)
1946 Lord Saatchi (advertising executive)
1948 Don Airey (keyboard player - Deep Purple, Rainbow)
1951 Nils Lofgren (musician)
1953 Benazir Bhutto (Pakistani Prime Minister 1988-1990, 1993-1996)
1955 Michel Platini (soccer player and manager, UEFA President)
1967 Pierre Omidyar (founder of eBay)
1973 Juliette Lewis (actress)
1978 Anthony Towns (software engineer - Debian developer)
1979 Chris Pratt (actor)
1982 Prince William (British royal)
1983 Edward Snowden (whistleblower)
1985 Lana Del Ray (singer, record producer)
June 21st in History
1788 New Hampshire admitted as 9th US state.
1898 US forces capture Guam, during the Spanish-American war.
1919 German High Seas fleet scuttles off Scapa Flow.
1982 John Hinckley found not guilty by reason of insanity, for the attempted assassination of US President Ronald Reagan.
2004 SpaceShipOne becomes the first privately funded craft to achieve space flight.
2009 Greenland granted self-determination by Denmark.
June 21st is also
National Aboriginal Day (Canada)
National Day (Greenland)
People born on June 21st are Cancer
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