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ⓘ June 22 is the 173rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 192 days remain until the end of the year. On this day the Summer solstice may occur in the Nort ..



June 22
                                     

ⓘ June 22

June 22 is the 173rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 192 days remain until the end of the year.

On this day the Summer solstice may occur in the Northern Hemisphere, and the Winter solstice may occur in the Southern Hemisphere.

                                     

1. Events

  • 1870 – The United States Department of Justice is created by the U.S. Congress.
  • 168 BC – Battle of Pydna: Romans under Lucius Aemilius Paullus defeat Macedonian King Perseus who surrenders after the battle, ending the Third Macedonian War.
  • 2012 – Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo is removed from office by impeachment and succeeded by Federico Franco.
  • 1893 – The Royal Navy battleship HMS Camperdown accidentally rams the British Mediterranean Fleet flagship HMS Victoria which sinks taking 358 crew with her, including the fleets commander, Vice-Admiral Sir George Tryon.
  • 1839 – Cherokee leaders Major Ridge, John Ridge, and Elias Boudinot are assassinated for signing the Treaty of New Echota, which had resulted in the Trail of Tears.
  • 1527 – Fatahillah expels Portuguese forces from Sunda Kelapa, now regarded as the foundation of Jakarta.
  • 217 BC – Battle of Raphia: Ptolemy IV Philopator of Egypt defeats Antiochus III the Great of the Seleucid kingdom.
  • 1941 – World War II: Nazi Germany invades the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa.
  • 2015 – The Afghan National Assembly building is attacked by gunmen after a suicide bombing. All six of the gunmen are killed and 18 people are injured.
  • 1898 – Spanish–American War: In a chaotic operation, 6.000 men of the U.S. Fifth Army Corps begins landing at Daiquiri, Cuba, about 16 miles 26 km east of Santiago de Cuba. Lt. Gen. Arsenio Linares y Pombo of the Spanish Army outnumbers them two-to-one, but does not oppose the landings.
  • 1944 – U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs into law the Servicemens Readjustment Act of 1944, commonly known as the G.I. Bill.
  • 1907 – The London Undergrounds Charing Cross, Euston and Hampstead Railway opens.
  • 1986 – The famous Hand of God goal, scored by Diego Maradona in the quarter-finals of the 1986 FIFA World Cup match between Argentina and England, ignites controversy. This was later followed by the Goal of the Century. Argentina wins 2–1 and later goes on to win the World Cup.
  • 910 – The Hungarians defeat the East Frankish army near the Rednitz River, killing its leader Gebhard, Duke of Lotharingia Lorraine.
  • 1978 – Charon, the first of Plutos satellites to be discovered, was first seen at the United States Naval Observatory by James W. Christy.
  • 2002 – An earthquake measuring 6.5 M w strikes a region of northwestern Iran killing at least 261 people and injuring 1.300 others and eventually causing widespread public anger due to the slow official response.
  • 1948 – The ship HMT Empire Windrush brought the first group of 802 West Indian immigrants to Tilbury, marking the start of modern immigration to the United Kingdom.
  • 1783 – A poisonous cloud caused by the eruption of the Laki volcano in Iceland reaches Le Havre in France.
  • 1633 – The Holy Office in Rome forces Galileo Galilei to recant his view that the Sun, not the Earth, is the center of the Universe in the form he presented it in, after heated controversy.
  • 1944 – World War II: Opening day of the Soviet Unions Operation Bagration against the Army Group Centre.
  • 1990 – Cold War: Checkpoint Charlie is dismantled in Berlin.
  • 1593 – Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Ottomans.
  • 1921 – Rif War: The Spanish Army suffers its worst military defeat in modern times to the Berbers of the Rif region of Spanish Morocco.
  • 1940 – World War II: France is forced to sign the Second Compiegne armistice with Germany, in the same railroad car in which the Germans signed the Armistice in 1918.
  • 2012 – A Turkish Air Force McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II fighter plane is shot down by the Syrian Armed Forces, killing both of the planes pilots and worsening already-strained relations between Turkey and Syria.
  • 1942 – World War II: Erwin Rommel is promoted to Field Marshal after the capture of Tobruk.
  • 1774 – The British pass the Quebec Act, setting out rules of governance for the colony of Quebec in British North America.
  • 1813 – War of 1812: After learning of American plans for a surprise attack on Beaver Dams in Ontario, Laura Secord sets out on a 30 kilometer journey on foot to warn Lieutenant James FitzGibbon.
  • 1918 – The Hammond Circus Train Wreck kills 86 and injures 127 near Hammond, Indiana.
  • 1942 – The Pledge of Allegiance is formally adopted by US Congress.
  • 1984 – Virgin Atlantic Airways launches with its first flight from London Gatwick Airport.
  • 1911 – George V and Mary of Teck are crowned King and Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
  • 1897 – British colonial officers Charles Walter Rand and Lt. Charles Egerton Ayerst are assassinated in Pune, Maharashtra, India by the Chapekar brothers and Mahadeo Vinayak Ranade, who are later caught and hanged.
  • 1969 – The Cuyahoga River catches fire in Cleveland, Ohio, drawing national attention to water pollution, and spurring the passing of the Clean Water Act and the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency.
  • 813 – Battle of Versinikia: The Bulgars led by Krum defeat the Byzantine army near Edirne. Emperor Michael I is forced to abdicate in favor of Leo V the Armenian.
  • 1807 – In the Chesapeake – Leopard Affair, the British warship HMS Leopard attacks and boards the American frigate USS Chesapeake.
  • 2009 – A Washington D.C Metro train traveling southbound near Fort Totten station collides into another train waiting to enter the station. Nine people are killed in the collision eight passengers and the train operator and at least 80 others are injured.
  • 1945 – World War II: The Battle of Okinawa comes to an end.
                                     

2. Births

  • 1927 – Anthony Low, Indian-English historian and academic d. 2015
  • 1957 – Danny Baker, English journalist and screenwriter
  • 1948 – Todd Rundgren, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
  • 1932 – June Salter, Australian actress d. 2001
  • 1873 – Filippo Silvestri, Italian entomologist and academic d. 1949
  • 1704 – John Taylor, English author and scholar d. 1766
  • 1820 – James Hutchison Stirling, Scottish physician and philosopher d. 1909
  • 1763 – Etienne Mehul, French pianist and composer d. 1817
  • 1985 – Thomas Leuluai, New Zealand rugby league player
  • 1871 – William McDougall, English psychologist and polymath d. 1938
  • 1994 – Carlos Vinicius Santos de Jesus, Brazilian footballer
  • 1757 – George Vancouver, English lieutenant and explorer d. 1798
  • 1909 – Infanta Beatriz of Spain, Spanish aristocratic d. 2002
  • 1952 – Graham Greene, Canadian actor
  • 1989 – Cedric Mongongu, Congolese footballer
  • 1984 – Jerome Taylor, Jamaican cricketer
  • 1947 – Jerry Rawlings, Ghanaian lieutenant and politician, President of Ghana
  • 1894 – Bernard Ashmole, English archaeologist and art historian d. 1988
  • 1991 – Hugo Mallo, Spanish footballer
  • 1949 – Meryl Streep, American actress and singer
  • 1907 – Eriks Ādamsons, Latvian writer, poet, and novelist d. 1946
  • 1902 – Marguerite De La Motte, American actress d. 1950
  • 1912 – Raymonde Allain, French model and actress d. 2008
  • 1996 – Mikel Merino, Spanish footballer
  • 1987 – Danny Green, American basketball player
  • 662 – Rui Zong, emperor of the Tang Dynasty d. 716
  • 1876 – Pascual Diaz y Barreto, Mexican archbishop d. 1936
  • 1950 – Sharon Maughan, English actress
  • 1909 – Mike Todd, American producer and manager d. 1958
  • 1856 – Henry Rider Haggard, English novelist d. 1925
  • 1937 – Chris Blackwell, English record producer, co-founded Island Records
  • 1910 – Anne Ziegler, English singer d. 2003
  • 1936 – Kris Kristofferson, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor
  • 1956 – Tim Russ, American actor, director, and screenwriter
  • 1984 – Ruben Ivan Martinez, Spanish footballer
  • 1874 – Walter Friedrich Otto, German philologist and scholar d. 1958
  • 1912 – Princess Caroline Mathilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha d. 1983
  • 1915 – Cornelius Warmerdam, American pole vaulter and coach d. 2001
  • 1903 – Carl Hubbell, American baseball player d. 1988
  • 1968 – Miri Yu, Zainichi, Korean novelist
  • 1887 – Julian Huxley, English biologist and academic d. 1975
  • 1949 – Lindsay Wagner, American actress
  • 1919 – Henri Tajfel, Polish social psychologist d. 1982
  • 1940 – Esther Rantzen, English journalist
  • 1916 – Johnny Jacobs, American television announcer d. 1982
  • 1910 – Konrad Zuse, German computer scientist and engineer, invented the Z3 computer d. 1995
  • 1964 – Amy Brenneman, American actress
  • 1914 – Mei Zhi, Chinese author and essayist d. 2004
  • 1930 – Walter Bonatti, Italian journalist and mountaineer d. 2011
  • 1510 – Alessandro de Medici, duke of Florence d. 1537
  • 1947 – Howard Kaylan, American pop-rock singer-songwriter and musician The Turtles; Flo & Eddie
  • 1982 – Soraia Chaves, Portuguese actress and model
  • 1956 – Markus Schatte, German footballer, manager, and coach
  • 1921 – Barbara Vucanovich, American lawyer and politician d. 2013
  • 1949 – Elizabeth Warren, American academic and politician
  • 1897 – Edmund A. Chester, American journalist and broadcaster d. 1973
  • 1966 – Emmanuelle Seigner, French actress
  • 1427 – Lucrezia Tornabuoni, Italian writer and wife of Piero di Cosimo de Medici d. 1482
  • 1955 – Green Gartside, Welsh singer-songwriter and guitarist
  • 1951 – Brian Cookson, British cyclist and sports administrator
  • 1936 – Ferran Olivella, Spanish footballer
  • 1980 – Stephanie Jacobsen, Hong Kong-Australian actress
  • 1958 – Rocio Banquells, Mexican pop singer and actress
  • 1713 – John Sackville, English cricketer and politician d. 1765
  • 1993 – Loris Karius, German footballer
  • 1915 – Thomas Quinn Curtiss, American writer, and film and theatre critic d. 2000
  • 1921 – Radovan Ivsic, Croatian writer d. 2009
  • 1981 – Sione Lauaki, New Zealand rugby player
  • 1919 – Clifton McNeely, American basketball player and coach d. 2003
  • 1903 – John Dillinger, American criminal d. 1934
  • 1962 – Clyde Drexler, American basketball player and coach
  • 1897 – Norbert Elias, German-Dutch sociologist and philosopher d. 1990
  • 1992 – Harry Reid, British actor
  • 1934 – James Bjorken, American physicist, author, and academic
  • 1919 – Gower Champion, American dancer and choreographer d. 1980
  • 1971 – Gary Connolly, English rugby player
  • 1945 – Rainer Bruderle, German economist and politician, German Minister of Economics and Technology
  • 1984 – Janko Tipsarevic, Serbian tennis player
  • 1962 – Stephen Chow, Hong Kong actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1956 – Darryl Brohman, Australian rugby league player and sportscaster
  • 1958 – Bruce Campbell, American actor, director, producer and writer
  • 1965 – Ľubomir Moravcik, Czech footballer and manager
  • 1982 – Ian Kinsler, American baseball player
  • 1994 – Sebastien Haller, French footballer
  • 1992 – Ura Kazuki, Japanese sumo wrestler
  • 1950 – Zenonas Petrauskas, Lithuanian lawyer and politician d. 2009
  • 1890 – Aleksander Warma, Estonian commander and politician, 4th Prime Minister of Estonia in exile d. 1970
  • 1888 – Harold Hitz Burton, American lawyer and politician, 45th Mayor of Cleveland d. 1964
  • 1946 – Eliades Ochoa, Cuban singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
  • 1684 – Francesco Manfredini, Italian violinist and composer d. 1762
  • 1957 – Kevin Bond, English footballer and manager
  • 1906 – Billy Wilder, Austrian-born American director, producer, and screenwriter d. 2002
  • 1990 – Sebastian Jung, German footballer
  • 1980 – Ilya Bryzgalov, Russian ice hockey player
  • 1956 – Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Pakistani agriculturist and politician, 25th Pakistani Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • 1373 – Elizabeth Bonifacia, heiress of Poland d. 1399
  • 1909 – Katherine Dunham, American dancer and choreographer d. 2006
  • 1981 – Aquivaldo Mosquera, Colombian footballer
  • 1948 – James Charteris, 13th Earl of Wemyss, Scottish businessman
  • 1792 – James Beaumont Neilson, Scottish engineer and businessman d. 1865
  • 1988 – Omri Casspi, Israeli basketball player
  • 1962 – Bobby Gillespie, Scottish musician and singer-songwriter
  • 1946 – Sheila Hollins, Baroness Hollins, English psychiatrist and academic
  • 1959 – Michael Kinane, Irish jockey
  • 1891 – Franz Alexander, Hungarian psychoanalyst and physician d. 1964
  • 1971 – Kurt Warner, American football player and sportscaster
  • 1960 – Tracy Pollan, American actress
  • 1953 – Bruce McAvaney, Australian journalist and sportscaster
  • 1956 – Alfons De Wolf, Belgian cyclist
  • 1966 – Dean Woods, Australian cyclist
  • 1837 – Paul Morphy, American chess player d. 1884
  • 1920 – Jovito Salonga, Filipino lawyer and politician, 14th President of the Senate of the Philippines d. 2016
  • 1929 – Bruce Kent, English activist and laicised Roman Catholic priest
  • 1946 – Linda Bond, Canadian 19th General of The Salvation Army
  • 1936 – Hermeto Pascoal, Brazilian accordion player and composer
  • 1960 – Margrit Klinger, German runner
  • 1884 – James Rector, American sprinter and lawyer d. 1949
  • 1959 – Nicola Sirkis, French singer-songwriter and guitarist
  • 1845 – Tom Dula, American soldier d. 1868
  • 1940 – Hubert Chesshyre, English historian and author
  • 1911 – Vernon Kirby, South African tennis player d. 1994
  • 1953 – Cyndi Lauper, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
  • 1946 – Stephen Waley-Cohen, English journalist and businessman
  • 1834 – William Chester Minor, American surgeon and linguist d. 1920
  • 1963 – John Tenta, Canadian-American wrestler d. 2006
  • 1880 – Johannes Drost, Dutch swimmer d. 1954
  • 1957 – Garry Gary Beers, Australian bass player, songwriter, and producer
  • 1932 – John Wakeham, Baron Wakeham, English businessman and politician, Leader of the House of Lords
  • 1975 – Urmas Reinsalu, Estonian academic and politician, 28th Estonian Minister of Defence
  • 1946 – Jozef Oleksy, Polish economist and politician, 7th Prime Minister of Poland d. 2015
  • 1951 – Craig Gruber, American bass player d. 2015
  • 1920 – James H. Pomerene, American computer scientist and engineer d. 2008
  • 1939 – Ed Paschke, Polish-American painter and academic d. 2004
  • 1918 – Cicely Saunders, English Anglican nurse, social worker, physician and writer d. 2005
  • 1943 – Brit Hume, American journalist and author
  • 1984 – Dustin Johnson, American golfer
  • 1930 – Yury Artyukhin, Russian colonel, engineer, and astronaut d. 1998
  • 1939 – Don Matthews, American-Canadian football player and coach d. 2017
  • 1932 – Amrish Puri, Indian actor d. 2005
  • 1971 – Mary Lynn Rajskub, American actress and comedian
  • 1978 – Champ Bailey, American football player
  • 1949 – Alan Osmond, American singer and producer
  • 1965 – Uwe Boll, German director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1987 – Nikita Rukavytsya, Ukrainian-Australian footballer
  • 1968 – Darrell Armstrong, American basketball player and coach
  • 1974 – Jo Cox, British MP d. 2016
  • 1924 – Larkin Kerwin, Canadian physicist and academic d. 2004
  • 1921 – Joseph Papp, American director and producer d. 1991
  • 1767 – Wilhelm von Humboldt, German philosopher, academic, and politician, Interior Minister of Prussia d. 1835
  • 1932 – Yevgeny Kychanov, Russian orientalist, historian, and academic d. 2013
  • 1950 – Adrian Nastase, Romanian lawyer and politician, 59th Prime Minister of Romania
  • 1861 – Maximilian von Spee, Danish-German admiral d. 1914
  • 1950 – Greg Oliphant, Australian rugby league player
  • 1000 – Robert I, duke of Normandy d. 1035
  • 1963 – Hokutoumi Nobuyoshi, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 61st Yokozuna
  • 1962 – Gerald Hillringhaus, German footballer
  • 1885 – Milan Vidmar, Slovenian engineer and chess player d. 1962
  • 1926 – Rachid Solh, Lebanese politician, 48th Prime Minister of Lebanon d. 2014
  • 1950 – Tom Alter, Indian actor d. 2017
  • 1979 – Joey Cheek, American speed skater
  • 1978 – Dan Wheldon, English racing driver d. 2011
  • 1940 – Joan Busfield, English sociologist, psychologist, and academic
  • 1922 – Bill Blass, American fashion designer, founded Bill Blass Group d. 2002
  • 1972 – Damien Oliver, Australian jockey
  • 1899 – Michal Kalecki, Polish economist and academic d. 1970
  • 1906 – William Kneale, English logician and philosopher d. 1990
  • 1989 – Jung Yong-hwa, South Korean singer-songwriter and actor
  • 1593 – Sir John Gell, 1st Baronet, English politician and militarian d. 1671
  • 1960 – Erin Brockovich, American lawyer and environmentalist
  • 1953 – Wim Eijk, Dutch cardinal
  • 1964 – Dan Brown, American author and academic
  • 1937 – Bernie McGann, Australian saxophonist and composer d. 2013
  • 1932 – Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, Princess of Iran d. 2001
  • 1941 – Ed Bradley, American journalist d. 2006
  • 1928 – Ralph Waite, American actor and director d. 2014
  • 1915 – Randolph Hokanson, American pianist d. 2018
  • 1974 – Vijay, Indian film actor in Tamil cinema
  • 1906 – Anne Morrow Lindbergh, American pilot and author d. 2001
  • 1940 – Abbas Kiarostami, Iranian director, producer, and screenwriter d. 2016
  • 1979 – Thomas Voeckler, French cyclist
  • 1961 – Jimmy Somerville, Scottish singer-songwriter
  • 1926 – George Englund, American film editor, director, producer and actor d. 2017
  • 1947 – Pete Maravich, American basketball player d. 1988
  • 1944 – Helmut Dietl, German director, producer, and screenwriter d. 2015
  • 916 – Sayf al-Dawla, founder of the Emirate of Aleppo d. 967
  • 1899 – Richard Gurley Drew, American engineer, invented Masking tape d. 1980
  • 1957 – Michael Stratton, English geneticist and academic
  • 1864 – Hermann Minkowski, German mathematician and academic d. 1909
  • 1982 – Andoni Iraola, Spanish footballer
  • 1973 – Carson Daly, American radio and television host
  • 1926 – Doreen Mantle, South African-English actress
  • 1941 – Terttu Savola, Finnish journalist and politician
  • 1910 – John Hunt, Baron Hunt, Indian-English lieutenant and mountaineer d. 1998
  • 1922 – Clair Cameron Patterson, American scientist d. 1995
  • 1964 – Miroslav Kadlec, Czech footballer
  • 1956 – Derek Forbes, Scottish bass player and guitarist
  • 1680 – Ebenezer Erskine, Scottish minister and theologian d. 1754
  • 1932 – Prunella Scales, English actress
  • 1955 – Christine Orengo, British academic and educator
  • 1844 – Oscar von Gebhardt, German theologian and academic d. 1906
  • 1892 – Robert Ritter von Greim, German general and pilot d. 1945
  • 1983 – Allar Raja, Estonian rower
  • 1845 – Richard Seddon, English-New Zealand politician, 15th Prime Minister of New Zealand d. 1906
  • 1952 – Santokh Singh, Malaysian football player
  • 1913 – Sandor Weores, Hungarian poet and author d. 1989
  • 1966 – Michael Park, English racing driver d. 2005
  • 1943 – Klaus Maria Brandauer, Austrian actor and director
  • 1933 – Dianne Feinstein, American politician
  • 1951 – Humphrey Ocean, English painter and academic
  • 1738 – Jacques Delille, French poet and translator d. 1813
  • 1953 – Mauro Francaviglia, Italian mathematician and academic d. 2013
  • 1855 – Samuel Morris, Australian cricketer d. 1931
  • 1879 – Thibaudeau Rinfret, Canadian lawyer and jurist, 9th Chief Justice of Canada d. 1962
  • 1931 – Ruby Garrard Woodson, American educator and cultural historian d. 2008
  • 1898 – Erich Maria Remarque, German-Swiss soldier and author d. 1970
  • 1916 – Emil Fackenheim, Jewish philosopher and Reform rabbi d. 2003
  • 1949 – Brian Leveson, English lawyer and judge
  • 1949 – Luis Filipe Vieira, Portuguese businessman
  • 1916 – Richard Eastham, American actor d. 2005
  • 1900 – Oskar Fischinger, German-American abstract artist, filmmaker, and painter d. 1967
  • 1924 – Christopher Booth, English clinician and historian d. 2012
  • 1947 – Octavia E. Butler, American author d. 2006
  • 1915 – Dolf van der Linden, Dutch conductor and composer d. 1999
  • 1901 – Elias Katz, Finnish runner and coach d. 1947
  • 1949 – Larry Junstrom, American bass player
  • 1477 – Thomas Grey, 2nd Marquess of Dorset, English nobleman d. 1530
  • 1964 – Cadillac Anderson, American basketball player
  • 1944 – Peter Asher, English singer, guitarist, and producer
  • 1921 – Barbara Perry, American actress d. 2019
  • 1450 – Eleanor of Naples, duchess of Ferrara d. 1493
  • 1896 – Leonard W. Murray, Canadian admiral d. 1971
  • 1954 – Freddie Prinze, American comedian and actor d. 1977
  • 1923 – Jose Giovanni, French-Swiss director and screenwriter d. 2004
  • 1999 – Sam Retford, Australian-English actor
  • 1959 – Daniel Xuereb, French footballer
  • 1837 – Ernst Ziller, German-Greek architect, designed the Presidential Mansion d. 1923
  • 1805 – Giuseppe Mazzini, Italian journalist and politician d. 1872
                                     

3. Deaths

  • 1931 – Armand Fallieres, French politician, 9th President of France b. 1841
  • 2017 – Quett Masire, Botswanan politician b. 1926
  • 1977 – Peter Laughner, American singer-songwriter and guitarist Rocket From the Tombs and Pere Ubu b. 1952
  • 2017 – Mao Kobayashi, Japanese newscaster and actress b. 1982
  • 1984 – Joseph Losey, American director, producer, and screenwriter b. 1909
  • 1942 – August Froehlich, German priest and activist b. 1891
  • 1868 – Heber C. Kimball, American religious leader b. 1801
  • 1959 – Hermann Brill, German educator and politician, 8th Minister-President of Thuringia b. 1895
  • 2008 – George Carlin, American comedian, actor, and author b. 1937
  • 1913 – Ștefan Octavian Iosif, Romanian poet and translator b. 1875
  • 1969 – Judy Garland, American actress and singer b. 1922
  • 2011 – Coskun Ozarı, Turkish footballer and coach b. 1931
  • 1938 – C. J. Dennis, Australian poet and author b. 1876
  • 2004 – Bob Bemer, American computer scientist and engineer b. 1920
  • 2008 – Dody Goodman, American actress and dancer b. 1914
  • 431 – Paulinus of Nola, Christian bishop and poet b. 354
  • 2008 – Natalia Bekhtereva, Russian neuroscientist and psychologist b. 1924
  • 2014 – Rama Narayanan, Indian director and producer b. 1949
  • 1874 – Howard Staunton, English chess player b. 1810
  • 1966 – Thaddeus Shideler, American hurdler b. 1883
  • 1945 – Mitsuru Ushijima, Japanese general b. 1887
  • 1977 – Jacqueline Audry, French director and screenwriter b. 1908
  • 2015 – James Horner, American composer and conductor b. 1953
  • 1964 – Havank, Dutch journalist and author b. 1904
  • 1892 – Pierre Ossian Bonnet, French mathematician and academic b. 1819
  • 1664 – Katherine Philips, Anglo-Welsh poet b. 1631
  • 2003 – Vasil Bykaŭ, Belarusian war novelist b. 1924
  • 2004 – Mattie Stepanek, American poet and author b. 1990
  • 1872 – Rudecindo Alvarado, Argentinian general b. 1792
  • 1905 – Francis Lubbock, American colonel and politician, 9th Governor of Texas b. 1815
  • 1979 – Louis Chiron, Monegasque race car driver b. 1899
  • 1995 – Leonid Derbenyov, Russian poet and songwriter b. 1931
  • 1894 – Alexandre-Antonin Tache, Canadian archbishop and missionary b. 1823
  • 1988 – Dennis Day, American singer and actor b. 1916
  • 1634 – Johann von Aldringen, Austrian field marshal b. 1588
  • 1956 – Walter de la Mare, English poet, short story writer and novelist b. 1873
  • 910 – Gerhard I, Frankish nobleman
  • 2012 – Juan Luis Galiardo, Spanish actor and producer b. 1922
  • 947 – Qian Hongzuo, king of Wuyue b. 928
  • 1935 – Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian and diplomat b. 1866
  • 1997 – Ted Gardestad, Swedish singer-songwriter b. 1956
  • 2014 – Fouad Ajami, Lebanese-American author and academic b. 1945
  • 1429 – Jamshīd al-Kāshī, Persian astronomer and mathematician b. 1380
  • 1940 – Monty Noble, Australian cricketer and sportscaster b. 1873
  • 1766 – Carlo Zimech, Maltese priest and painter b. 1696
  • 2007 – Erik Parlevliet, Dutch field hockey player b. 1964
  • 1945 – Isamu Chō, Japanese general b. 1895
  • 1995 – Al Hansen, American sculptor and author b. 1927
  • 1928 – A. B. Frost, American illustrator and painter b. 1851
  • 2018 – Vinnie Paul, American musician b. 1964
  • 1997 – Gerard Pelletier, Canadian journalist and politician b. 1919
  • 910 – Gebhard, Frankish nobleman
  • 2013 – Henning Larsen, Danish architect, designed the Copenhagen Opera House b. 1925
  • 1521 – Leonardo Loredan, Italian politician, 76th Doge of Venice b. 1436
  • 1343 – Aimone, Count of Savoy b. 1291
  • 1925 – Felix Klein, German mathematician and academic b. 1849
  • 1974 – Darius Milhaud, French composer and educator b. 1892
  • 1276 – Innocent V, pope of the Catholic Church b. 1225
  • 1936 – Moritz Schlick, German-Austrian physicist and philosopher b. 1882
  • 1699 – Josiah Child, English merchant, economist, and politician b. 1630
  • 1970 – Dang Thùy Tram, Vietnamese surgeon and author b. 1942
  • 1965 – David O. Selznick, American screenwriter and producer b. 1902
  • 1632 – James Whitelocke, English judge and politician, Chief Justice of Chester b. 1570
  • 2013 – Allan Simonsen, Danish race car driver b. 1978
  • 1987 – Fred Astaire, American actor and dancer b. 1899
  • 1993 – Pat Nixon, American educator, 44th First Lady of the United States b. 1912
  • 1017 – Leo Passianos, Byzantine general
  • 1714 – Matthew Henry, Welsh minister and author b. 1662
  • 1990 – Ilya Frank, Russian physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate b. 1908
  • 1101 – Roger I of Sicily, Norman nobleman b. 1031
  • 1535 – John Fisher, English bishop and saint b. 1469
  • 1933 – Tim Birkin, English racing driver and lieutenant b. 1896


                                     

4. Holidays and observances

  • Blessed Pope Innocent V
  • Thomas More Catholic Church
  • John Fisher Catholic Church
  • Paulinus of Nola
  • Eusebius of Samosata Orthodox Church
  • Nicetas of Remesiana
  • Aaron of Aleth
  • Alban, first recorded Martyr in Britain commemoration, Anglicanism
  • Christian feast day
  • June 22 Eastern Orthodox liturgics
  • Anti-Fascist Struggle Day Croatia
  • Fathers Day
  • Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic War Belarus
  • Teachers Day El Salvador

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