2023 Daily Holidays that fall on June 25, include:
America's Kids Day - June 25, 2023 (Fourth Sunday in June)
Color TV Day
Day of the Seafarer
Descendants Day - June 25, 2023 (Last Sunday in June)
Global Beatles Day
Log Cabin Day - June 25, 2023 (Last Sunday in June)
Mitch Lane Day
National Catfish Day
National Strawberry Parfait Day
School Prayer Banned Anniversary
World Vitiligo Day
2023 Weekly Holidays that include June 25, are:
Amateur Radio Week - June 19-25, 2023 (7 Days Ending with Field Day)
Animal Rights Awareness Week - June 19-25, 2023 (Third Week in June)
ARRL (American Radio Relay League) Field Day - June 24-25, 2023 (Fourth Full Weekend in June)
Boys & Girls Club Week - June 25 - July 1, 2023
Eye Safety Awareness Week - June 25 - July 1, 2023 (7 days starting last Sunday in June)
Greencare for Troops Week - June 19-25, 2023
Hellen Keller - Blind Awareness Week - June 25 - July 1, 2023 (7 days starting the last Sunday in June)
Honor America Days - June 14 - July 4 (21 Days starting on June 14)
International Lace Week - June 25-30, 2023
Learning Disabilities Week - June 19-25, 2023
National Insect Week - June 19-25, 2023
National Mosquito Control Awareness Week - June 25 - July 1, 2023 (Last Full Week in June)
National Pollinator Week - June 19-25, 2023 (Begins Monday after Father's Day)
National Tennis Week - June 25 - July 1, 2023 (Fourth Full Week in June)
National Water Safety Week - June 18-25, 2023
North American Organic Brewers Days - June 23-25, 2023 (Last Weekend in June)
Watermelon Seed Spitting Week - June 22-25, 2023
Water Ski Days - June 23-25, 2023 (Last Full Weekend in June)
Windjammer Days - June 25 - July 1, 2023
2023 Monthly Holidays that include June 25, 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 (Date Order)
Hong Kong Arts Festival - June 14 - July 4, 2023 features Art, Theatre, Dance, Opera, and Music events
Glastonbury Music Festival - June 21-25, 2023 (last weekend in June) is held at Worthy Farm, Pilton (England). The festival is the largest open-air music & performing arts festival in the world.
The Astrological Sign for June 25 is Cancer.
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
1903 - George Orwell, English novelist and journalist (d. 1950)
1928 - Peyo, Belgian author and illustrator who created The Smurfs (d. 1992)
1945 - Carly Simon, American singer and songwriter
1963 - George Michael, English singer, songwriter, producer and actor (d. 2016)
1533 - Mary Tudor, Queen of France (b. 1496)
1876 - George Armstrong Custer, American General killed in the battle known as "Custer's Last Stand" (b. 1839)
1876 - Thomas Custer, American Colonel, two time Medal of Honor recipient, brother to George Armstrong Custer, also killed at Little Big Horn
1997 - Jacques Cousteau, French oceanographer and explorer (b. 1910)
2009 - Farrah Fawcett, American actress and producer (The Six Million Dollar Man, Charles Angels, The Burning Bed) (b. 1947)
2009 - Michael Jackson, known as the King of Pop was an American singer, songwriter, producer, dancer, Member of the Jackson 5 (b. 1958)
2012 - George Randolph Hearst, Jr., American businessman and Chairman of the Board of the Hearst Corp. from 1996 until his death in 2012 (b. 1927)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
1927 - Pediatrician Benjamin Spock marries civil liberties advocate Jane Cheney
1967 - Pitcher Nolan Ryan marries Ruth Holdorff
1983 - Actor Denzel Washington marries actress Pauletta Pearson
2006 - Actress Nicole Kidman marries country music singer and songwriter Keith Urban
Quote of the Day
In Summer, the Song Sings Itself! ~William Carlos Williams
Depending on where you live in the world, on June 21, 2023 we entered summer or winter. Summer is a magical time of year where the weather is nice and kids are out of school and many vacations and traveling happens. Enjoy!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Clean eating, what does it really mean? It's a simple term that is being used to describe making healthy eating lifestyle changes and it's not a new diet. It's about taking your existing diet and cleaning it up and getting rid of the unhealthy food habits that you have been practicing. Pair it with changing your specific unhealthy diet habits and you have got a great start to lifestyle solutions that can lead to health and weight control.
Find out more about Clean Eating from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits website!
This Day in History
1788 - The State of Virginia becomes the tenth state to ratify the United States Constitution
1910 - The United States Congress passes the Mann Act, that prohibits the interstate transport of females for "immoral purposes"
1923 - The first ever aerial refueling in a DH.4B biplane is done by Captain Lowell H. Smith and Lt. John P. Richter
1940 - During World War II, France officially surrenders to Germany
1947 - The Diary of a Young Girl is published. It is also known as the Diary of Anne Frank
1950 - North Korea invades South Korea for the start of the Korean War
1991 - Croatia and Slovenia declare their independence from Yugoslavia
1993 - Canada swears in Kim Campbell as their first female Prime Minister
1996 - 19 U.S. servicemen are killed during the Khobar Towers bombing in Saudi Arabia
2017 - WHO, the World Health Organization estimates that the country of Yemen (south of Saudi Arabia) has over 200,000 cases of cholera
This Day in Music
1967 - All You Need is Love is premiered by The Beatles to 400 million people watching on TV
1969 - These Eyes by The Guess Who is certified gold (video below)
1969 - Hot Fun in the Summertime is recorded by Sly & The Family Stone
1969 - He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother is recorded by The Hollies
1970 - 25 or 6 to 4 is released by Chicago
1984 - Purple Rain is released by Prince and ends up becoming his most successful studio album
This Day in Sports
1903 - The NY Yankees and the Chicago White Sox end deadlocked at 6-6 in 18 innings
1934 - The NY Yankees pitcher John Boaca stikes out 5 times and ties the record for consecutive strikeouts
1961 - Baltimore and California each use 8 pitchers during a 14 inning game
1968 - In his first major league game and playing for the Giants, Bobby Bonds hits a grand slam
1972 - Bernice Gera becomes the first female umpire in pro baseball
1988 - Cal Ripken Jr plays his 1,000th consecutive game
1991 - Martina Navratilova wins a record 100th singles match at Wimbleton
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. To strip the blubber or skin from, as from a whale, seal, etc.
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