All About June 21st
Trivia, Holidays and Zodiac
June 21st Holidays
- Go Skateboarding Day
- Atheist Solidarity Day
- Cuckoo Warning Day
- International Day of Yoga
- National Selfie Day
- National Peaches and Cream Day
- Recess at Work Day
- World Giraffe Day
- World Handshake Day
June 21st Zodiac Sign is Cancer
Time period: June 21 – July 22
Ruling planet: Moon
Birthstones: Moonstone, Emerald, Ruby, Pearl
Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 15, 20
Personality Traits: Loyal, creative, imaginative, manipulative.
Famous Cancers: Selena Gomez, Elon Musk, Princess Diana, Tom Cruise, Sylvester Stallone, Vin Diesel, Robin Williams, Tom Hanks, George Michael, Nikola Tesla, Malala Yousafzai,
June 21st Trivia
- 1749 – Halifax, Nova Scotia, is founded.
- 1921 – Jane Russell, American actress and singer is born.
- 1957 – Ellen Fairclough is sworn in as Canada’s first female Cabinet Minister.
- 1963 – Cardinal Giovanni Battista Montini is elected as Pope Paul VI.
- 1968 – Sonique, English singer-songwriter and DJ is born.
- 1978 – The original production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical, Evita, based on the life of Eva Perón, opens at the Prince Edward Theatre, London.
- 1982 – 1982 – Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is born.
- 1983 – Edward Snowden, American activist and academic and whistle blower was born.
- 1985 – Kris Allen, American singer-songwriter and guitarist known from being a contestant on American Idol is born.
- 1986 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard was, “On My Own,” by Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald.
- 2004 – SpaceShipOne becomes the first privately funded spaceplane to achieve spaceflight.
- 2006 – Pluto’s newly discovered moons are officially named Nix and Hydra.
Monthly Awareness Observances
- Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month
- Aphasia Awareness Month
- Cataract Awareness Month
- Hernia Awareness Month
- LGBT Pride Month
- Lipedema / Lipoedema Awareness Month
- Men’s Health Month
- Migraine and Headache Awareness Month
- Myasthenia Gravis Month
- PTSD Awareness Month
- Scleroderma Awareness Month