June 3rd Holidays, Awareness and Observances
Everyday is full of holidays and observances. Glands through the list below and see if there is anything that captures your interest today.
- Chimborazo Day
Every year on June 3rd, Chimborazo Day celebrates this mountain that is located in the Andes Mountains. Chimborazo is a dormant volcano and has not erupted in 1400 years. It is also the highest point on Earth. The mountain measures 20,000 feet which doesn’t make it the tallest mountain but, Chimborazo is located on the Earth’s bulge at the equator and since it’s height is measured from Earth’s center, instead of sea level, it is the closest point to the moon.
- Impersonate Authority Day
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- Love Conquers All Day “Love conquers all,” is a phrase that dates back millennia, to the Roman poet Virgil. His exact quote was “Amor vincit omnia, et nos cedamus amori.” In English: “Love conquers all things, so we too shall yield to love.” –
- Egg Day
June 3rd is an egg-cellent day to learn about the benefits of eggs. Eggs are full of protein, amino acids, and have no carbohydrates or sugar. They also have Vitamin A, Folate, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B12, Vitamin B2, Phosphorus, Selenium, vitamin D, vitamin E, vitamin K, vitamin B6, calcium and zinc. eggs are so versatile, you can boil them, fry them, scramble them AND…. they are delicious!
- National Chocolate Macaroon Day
Macaroons are made with shredded coconut, flour, sugar or sweetened condensed milk, and egg whites and flavoring. Here is a recipe for you to try out: Chocolate Macaroons.
- National Itch Day aka National Insect Repellent Day
June 3rd promotes the use of insect repellants and get rid of insect bites, which paves the way to several diseases. So if you are going to go outside, make sure to spray yourself with something to help repel mosquitos and ticks!
- World Clubfoot Day
Ponseti International Association (PIA) has designated June 3rd as World Clubfoot Day. The date was chosen to commemorate the birthdate of Dr. Ignacio Ponseti, (1914-2009) the developer of the Ponseti Method to treat clubfoot. The goal of World Clubfoot Day is to raise awareness about clubfoot disability and its prevention using the Ponseti Method, a non-surgical treatment that includes gentle manipulation of the feet followed by the application of plaster casts and temporary bracing.
June 3rd Zodiac
Time period: May 21 – June 21
Ruling planet: Mercury
Zodiac quality: Mutable
Color: Light-Green, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 5, 7, 14, 23
Strengths: Gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, ability to learn quickly and exchange ideas.
Geminis like books and talking a lot and going on trips.
Weaknesses: Geminis have a nervous energy, they can be inconsistent and have a hard time making up their mind. They don’t like routines, they get bored easy and they love being spontaneous.
Historic Events that Happened on June 3rd
1937 – The Duke of Windsor marries Wallis Simpson.
1951 – Jill Biden, American educator and first lady of the United States, wife of Joe Biden was born in Hammonton, NJ.
1980 – An explosive device is detonated at the Statue of Liberty.
1982 – The Israeli ambassado, Shlomo Argov, to the U.K. is shot but survives the
assassination attempt by a Palestinian terrorist group, but he was permanently paralyzed, triggering the 1982 Lebanon War.
1998 – The world’s worst train wreck disaster happened causing 101 people to die.
Travelling at 200 km/h (120 mph), a high-speed ICE train derailed and crashed into a bridge. The accident was caused by a fatigue crack in one of the train’s wheels.
1993 – Sean Berdy, actor known for his role on, Switched at Birth, was born in Boca Raton, Florida.
2013 – The trial against a transgender whistle blower soldier Bradley Manning (now Chelsea Manning) begins for leaking classified videos documenting U.S. war atrocities during the Iraq War. She was sentenced to 35 years confinement.
2016 – 2016 Muhammad Ali, American boxer, passes away on June 3.
2017 – The number 1 song on the billboard was, “Despacito,” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber.
2018 – Trump’s lawyer goes on record saying that President Trump will not pardon himself from the Mueller probe but ‘probably does’ have the power to do so.
2018 – The #1 song on the billboard today is, “Nice For What,” by Drake.
2020 – Over 10,000 people have been arrested from the protests over the brutal death by police officer that George Floyd went through.