June is anti Maleria month.
June is the month named after Juno, the wife of Jupiter.
First Sunday of June is celebrated as World Heritage Day
Third Sunday of June is celebrated as fathers day.
Third Friday in June is celebrated as ”The Flip-Flop Day”.
Connecticut Open House Day is observed on second Saturday
1.Global day of parents.
World milk day.
International children’s defence day.
”Thanks God!It’s Monday” Day.
Nargis Dutt(B:1, June 1929;D:3 May 1981) was an Indian
Child Safety Week-1st June to 7 June.
2.Death anniversary of Raj Kapoor(1988)
also known as ”The Showman”.He was a noted
Indian film actor, producer and director of
Death anniversary of Dom Moraes(2004). He was
an Indian writer and poet who wrote in English
State Bank of India’s origin-founded on June 2,
as Bank of Calcutta. It became the Imperial Bank
of India in 27 January,1921,which was transformed
into State Bank of India under the Act of Parliament
on July 1st,1955.In 1985,S.B.I.acquired the Bank of
Cochin in Kerala.
The State of Telangana was officially formed on
June 2, 2014.
”Leave the office earlier” day.
”Festival of Republic” is a national holiday in Italy.
Boxer Muhammad Ali(B:January 17, 1942;D:June 3, 2016)
was a boxing legend.
G.Sankara Kurup(B:3 June 1901;D:2 February 1978) was a
Malayali poet and first winner of the Jnanapitha Award.
4.Birthday of S.P.Bala subrahmanyam(1946). He is a
International prevention of child abuse day.
Birthday of Anil Ambani(1959)
Monica Elizabeth(B:1923 June 4;D:13 February 2007)
was an English born novelist and professor of
International day of innocent children, victims of aggression.
5. World Environment Day.
Anti Fileria Day.
Death anniversary of Ronald Reagon(2004), the 40th
President of America. He was also an actor.
6.Birthday of Sunil Dutt actor(1929). He was an
Birthday of Masti Venkatesh Iyengar(B:6 June1891 D:6 June 1986)
He was a well known writer in Kannada.He was the fourth
among the Kannada writers to be honored with Jnanapith Award.
70th Anniversary of D.Day and the battle of
Normandy(France).That day in 1944,the allied
forces(France,England and U.S.)landed at Normandy
to make the final assault on occupied Europe
and free it from Nazi yoke.
Death anniversary of Devaraje Urs(B:20 August 1915
D:June 6, 1982).He was an Indian politician, who
served 2 terms(1972-77;1978-80) as the 8th chief
minister of Karnataka.He was the voice of the poor
and stood up for the cause of down trodden in society.
Christopher Lee(B:27 May 1922;D:7 June,2015)was
an English actor, singer and author.
Lions Clubs International was founded by Melvin
Jones(B:January 13, 1879; D:June 1st, 1961) on June 7, 1917
in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
8.World Oceans Day.
Birth anniversary of Sediyapu Krishna Bhat(1949)
He was a Kannada and Sanskrit scholar and
Kayyara Kinhanna Rai(B:8 June 1915;D:9 August 2015)
was a Kannada author and poet.
World Brain Tumour Day since 2000.
National Best Friends Day.
9.Birthday of Amisha Patel(1976).She is an Indian
Disney legend Donald Duck turns 80.He first appeared
in an animated cartoon in 1934.
Natalie Portman(B:June 9, 1981)is an Israel born American
10.Death anniversary of Ray Charles known as”Father
of soul music”(2004)He was one of America’s most beloved
Birthday of Subrata Roy(1948), the Sahara group chairman.
Birthday of Prince Philip(1921), husband of Queen Elizabeth II,
and Duke of Edinburgh.
Iced Tea Day.
International Eyes Donation Day.
World Blind Day.
11.Birthday of Lalu Prasad Yadav(1948)He is an (ex) chief
minister of Bihar.
12.World day against child labour.
FIFA world cup 2014 began on 12 June, 2014 at Sao Paulo in
Brazil and concluded on July 13. Germany won the tournament.
Red rose day. It honors the flower, that is a symbol
of love and romance, the red rose.
Nek Chand Saini(B:5 December 1924;D:12 June 2025) was a self
taught Indian artist, known for building the Rock Garden
Commonwealth Franchise Act was enacted on 12 June, 1902
in Australia which granted right to vote and stand for election
for the Australian parliament to women on the same basis as men.
New Zealand granted woman the right to vote in 1893. In U.K.
women did not get equal voting rights with men until 1928.
13.Birthday of William Austin Burt(1792).He was an American
inventor of Typhographer, the first typewriter.
Saint Anthony of Padua(1195-13 June 1231) was a Portugese
Catholic priest. He is the patron saint of finding things and
14. World blood donors day.The focus of this year’s World
Donors Day is”safe blood for saving mothers.”The World
Health Organization declared the 14th of June as the
Blood Donors Day to commemorate the birth of Karl
Landsteiner,(B:June 14, 1868;D:June 26, 1943)
who created the modern system of classification of
blood groups and also discovered Rh factor and poliovirus.
He was an Austrian biologist and physician.He was awarded
Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine on 1930.
Flag day is observed in U.S.A. on June 14.
Kengal Hanumanthaiah (B:14 February 1908;D:1 December 1980)
was the second chief minister of Karnataka from 30 March 1952
to 19 August 1956.
15 World Elder abuse awareness day.
Father’s Day is celebrated on 3rd Sunday of June.
Nature Photography day was created by the North American
Nature Photography Association in 2006. it is observed
on June 15 each year.
Magna Carta of Libertatum( in Latin-the Great Charter of
Liberties) was signed by King John of England on 15 June
16.Fresh Veggies Day.
Leap month known as Adika Masa or Purushottama month
started on June 16 and will end on 16th July.This month is
very dear to Lord Krishna.Leap month occurs about every
Katharine Graham(B:June 16,1917;D:July 17, 2001) was an
American publisher. She led her family’s newspaper,
”The Washington Post” for more than two decades.
Her memoir, ”Personal History” won the Pulitzer Prize
17. World day to combat desertification and drought.
National Eat Your Vegetables Day.
18 Autistic Pride day.
International picnic day.
Egypt became republic on 18 June, 1953.
19. Birthday of Rahul Gandhi(1970), son of Sonia Gandhi.
He is the Vice President of National Congress Party.
Flip-Flop Day-to express love to this wonderful kind of
shoes, people celebrate National Flip- Flop day across
America on June 19th every year.
Bal Thackeray was an Indian politician who founded
Shiv Sena on 19, June 1966.
Kuwait’s independence from Britain-June 19, 1961.
World Sickle Cell Day.
20. World Refuge day.
Salim ALI(Born-12 November1896;Died-20 June 1987). He
conducted the systematic bird surveys across India and
his bird books helped develop ornithology.
Wikipedia, one of the Internet’s most-used websites
was founded by Jimmy Wales, Michael Davis and Tim Shell
in St. Petersburg on June 20,2003.
21.World music day was conceived and launched by Jack
Lang, the French Minister of Culture in 1982.
international Day of Yoga.
Birthday of Benazir Bhutto(1953), ex-P.M.of Pakistan.
Manjil Rudbar is an important city in Gilan province,
in Iran.The worst earthquake, measuring 7.7 on Richter
scale, hit the city on 1990. More than 50,ooo people
were killed and 1,35,ooo people were injured and 4,00,000
were left homeless.
June 21 is the longest day of the year in the northern
hemisphere because it is the summer solstice which describes
the tilt of the Earth’s axis.
23.U.N.Public Service Day.
International widows day.
Air India flight Kanishka bombing incident, which killed
Olympic Day was introduced in 1948 to commemorate the birth
of the modern Olympic Games on 23 June 1894 at the Sorbonne
International Olympic Committee was created on 23 June
Hamsalekha (B:23 June, 1951) is an Indian screenplay writer,
dialogue writer and song writer. He works predominantly
in Kannada film industry.
Sister Nirmala (B:23 July,1934) who succeeded Mother Teresa
as the head of the ”Missionaries of Charity” founded by the
Nobel laureate, passed away on June 23, 2015.
24.World Young Doctors’ Day.
Steffi Graf(B:June 14, 1969) is a German former world
No.1 tennis player.
Celebration of the Senses Day.
World Paralysis Day.
25. Day of the seafarer.
Birthday of Karishma Kapur.(1974)
Anniversary of Emergency.The promulgation was issued late
in the night on June 25, 1975 by Indira Gandhi and President
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmad by invoking article 352 of the constitution
up to 21 months, till March 1977.
26.International day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking.
3rd Sunday of June is Fathers’ day.
Pearl S.Buck(B:June 26, 1892;D:March 6,1973) was an American
writer and novelist.She was the first American woman to
win(1938) the Nobel Prize for literature.
U.N.Charter Signing Day-1945, June 26.
27 Birthday of Drake Bill(1986). He is an American actor,
comedian, musician, guitarist, singer and song writer.
Birthday of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyaya(B:27 June 1838;
D:8 April, 1894):He was a Bengali writer, poet,and jourlalist.
He composed ”Vande Mataram”, the national song of India.
National Sunglasses Day.
World Diabetes Day in India is observed on June 27.
P.T.Usha (B:27 June 1964) is an Indian track and field
athlete from the State of Kerala.
Mysore prince Yaduveer weds Trishika on 27th June,2016.
He is the 27th and present titular Maharaja of Mysore
and head of the former ruling Wadeyar dynasty.
28.The five principles of peaceful co-existence known in
India as the Panchsheel Treaty, was signed between China
and India in 1954, June 28.
World anti-diabetic day.
Birthday of P.V.N.Rao(B:28 June 1921;D:23 December 2004)
the 10th P.M.of India.
Treaty of Versailles was signed by Germany and the allied
powers on June 28, 1919 as an end to the first world war.
29.Peter and Paul festival takes place on June 29 every year.
The first iPhone was released on 29 June, 2007.
30.Birthday of Mike Tyson-heavyweight star(1966), a retired
Bharat Ratna awardee Dr.C.N.R.Rao(Chintamani Nagesha
Ramachandra Rao)was born on 30, June, 1934.He is an
Indian chemist who has worked in solid state and structural
chemistry.He is known as ”Mr.Science”.
Social Media Day.
Kabir Jayanthi(birthday) and Purandaradasa jayanthi are
celebrated on the Jyeshta Purnima(full moon day of Jyeshta month)
according to Hindu calendar.
Kuran was revealed in the month of Ramadan(Ramjan)