2017 Daily Holidays that fall on June 13, include:
Kitchen Klutzes of America Day
Lobby Day - June 13, 2017
Sewing Machine Day
Weed Your Garden Day
2017 Weekly Holidays that include June 13, are:
Carpenter Ant Awareness Week - June 8-14, 2017 (Last Full Week of June)
National Automotive Service Professional Week - June 11-17, 2017 (Week with June 12th in it)
National Body Piercing Week - June 11-16, 2017
National Flag Week - June 11-17, 2017 (The Week that starts with June 9th, so it includes June 14th - Flag Day)
National Hermit Week - June 13-20
National Little League Baseball Week - June 12-18, 2017 (Week beginning on the Second Monday in June)
Raggedy Ann and Andy Day - June 12-13
Ramadan - Evening of May 26, 2017 - Evening of June 25, 2017 (Dates may vary depending on location) - (Muslim Holiday)
Worldwide Knit (and Crotchet) in Public Week - June 11-19, 2016
2017 Monthly Holidays that include June 13, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our June Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of June.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events
Vivid Sydney - May 26 - June 17, 2017 located in Sydney, Australia is where art, technology, and commerce intersect, and is an event of light, music, and ideas. Featuring outdoor lighting sculptures, cutting edge contemporary music, and the illumination of the Sydney Opera House. Check out our Holidays in Australia page!
Expo 2017 - Universal Exposition held between June 10 and September 10, 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan.
The Astrological Sign for June 13 is Gemini.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month of June are:
The Rose which is the most popular flower in the world, symbolizes love and appreciation!
Honesuckle which signifies a strong symbol for the everlasting bonds of love.
The Birthstone(s) for June is:
Pearls which have been popular in jewelry for centuries because of their natural beauty.
Alexandrite gemstones are extremely rate and change color based on the lighting
1786 - Winfield Scott, American General known as "Old Fuss and Feathers" and the "Grand Old Man of The Army" (d. 1866)
1953 - Tim Allen, American actor and producer (Home Improvement)
1981 - Chris Evans, American actor (Fantastic Four)
1784 - Henry Middleton, American farmer and politician who was the 2nd President of the Continental Congress (b. 1717)
1986 - Benny Goodman, American songwriter, bandleader and clarinet player (b. 1909)
2010 - Jimmy Dean - American actor, singer and businessman who founded Jimmy Dean Foods (b. 1928)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1525 - Martin Luther marries Katharina von Bora, even though he was a Catholic priest
1625 - English King Charles I marries French Princess Henriette Marie
Quote of the Day
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Info. to come shortly!
This Day in History
1774 - The first of Britain's North American colonies to ban the importation of slaves is Rhode Island
1777 - During the American Revolutionary War, the Marquis de Lafayette lands near Charleston, South Carolina to help the Continental Congress train its army
1881 - The USS Jeannette is crushed in an ice pack in the Arctic Ocean
1886 - Much of Vancouver, British Columbia is destroyed by fire
1966 - The U.S. Supreme Court rules in Miranda vs. Arizona that the police must inform suspects of their rights first before they question them
1997 - Timothy McVeigh is sentenced to death by a jury for his part in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
2002 - The U.S. withdraws from the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty
This Day in Music
1962 - It's Up To You is recorded by Rick Nelson
1970 - The Long and Winding Road by the Beatles hits #1 in the US
1971 - Make It With You is released by Bread (video below)
1988 - Forever Your Girl, the debut album is released by Paula Abdul and the album will eventually produce four #1 hits
1989 - Jerry Lee Lewis receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
2000 - Faith and Courage is released by Sinead O'Conner
This Day in Sports
1937 - Joe DiMaggio hits 3 consecutive HRs against the St Louis Browns
1991 - The first all sports daily newspaper, the National stops publication
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. In a thorough manner; in manner free of defect or deficiency.
Wishing You a Great Day Today!
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