Immediately is Monday, June 14, the one hundred and sixty fifth day of 2021 with 200 to observe.
That is Flag Day in the USA.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus. Night stars are Mars, Saturn and Venus.
These born on this date are below the signal of Gemini. They embrace Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1811; bookseller John Bartlett in 1820; German doctor Alois Alzheimer in 1864; photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White in 1904; actor/folksinger Burl Ives in 1909; actor Dorothy McGuire in 1916; Cuban revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara in 1928; actor Marla Gibbs in 1931 (age 90); musician Junior Walker in 1931; rock musician Rod Argent in 1945 (age 76); actual property mogul/former President Donald Trump in 1946 (age 75); former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in 1950 (age 71); girls’s basketball coach Pat Summitt in 1952; Olympic gold medal velocity skater Eric Heiden in 1958 (age 63); singer Boy George, born George O’Dowd, in 1961 (age 60); TV journalist Campbell Brown in 1968 (age 53); actor Regan Burns in 1968 (age 53); actor Faizon Love, born Langston Faizon Santisima, in 1968 (age 53); actor Yasmine Bleeth in 1968 (age 53); tennis star Steffi Graf in 1969 (age 52); screenwriter Diablo Cody in 1978 (age 43); Chinese language live performance pianist Lang Lang in 1982 (age 39); actor/singer Kevin McHale in 1988 (age 33); actor Lucy Hale in 1989 (age 32); actor Daryl Sabara in 1992 (age 29); actor Evan Sabara in 1992 (age 29).
On this date in historical past:
In 1623, within the first breach-of-promise lawsuit in the USA, the Rev. Greville Pooley sued Cicely Jordan in Charles Metropolis, Va., for jilting him for an additional man.
In 1775, the Continental Congress established the Military as the primary U.S. navy service.
In 1777, the Stars and Stripes turned the nationwide U.S. flag.
In 1922, Warren G. Harding turned the primary U.S. president to broadcast a message over the radio. The event was the dedication of the Francis Scott Key Memorial in Baltimore.
In 1933, the primary Superman comedian e book — Motion Comedian No. 1 — was printed.
In 1940, German troops marched down Paris’ Champs-Élysées as Allied forces abandoned the French capital.
In 1951, Univac I, the world’s first industrial pc, designed for the U.S. Census Bureau, was launched.
In 1954, the phrase “below God” was formally added to U.S. Pledge of Allegiance.
In 1982, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher introduced a cease-fire with Argentina, bringing to an end the Falkland Islands Struggle after 74 days.
In 1985, Shiite Muslim gunmen highjacked TWA Flight 847 carrying 153 passengers and crew from Athens to Rome. The ordeal ended 17 days later in Beirut, the place one of many hostages, a U.S. sailor, was killed.
In 1998, the Chicago Bulls won their sixth NBA title in eight years and third in a row, defeating the Utah Jazz within the championship sequence.
In 2003, the Czech Republic voted overwhelmingly to affix the European Union.
In 2013, Hassan Rouhani was elected president of Iran.
In 2017, Eire’s parliament elected Leo Varadkar, the nation’s youngest and first brazenly homosexual prime minister.
In 2017, a fire at Grenfell Tower, a high-rise house constructing in west London, killed practically 80 individuals.
In 2017, a gunman opened fire at a Republican group charity baseball observe in suburban Washington, D.C, critically injuring Home Republican Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana. The taking pictures additionally left three others injured by gunfire and two extra sustained accidents attempting to flee.
In 2020, 19 individuals died and greater than 172 have been injured after a gas tanker exploded on a Chinese language freeway en route from Ningbo to Wenzhou.
A thought for the day: “A buddy is somebody who offers you complete freedom to be your self.” — American musician Jim Morrison