About June 30

June 30, 2024 is the 182nd day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 184 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

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Cancer is the sun sign of a person born on this day. Pearl is the modern birthstone for this month. Moonstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

According to the lunisolar Chinese calendar, there are 213 days remaining before the start of the next Chinese New Year.

What Happened On June 30

  • 1651
    The Deluge: Khmelnytsky Uprising – the Battle of Beresteczko ends with a Polish victory.
  • 1688
    The Immortal Seven issue the Invitation to William (continuing the English rebellion from Rome), which would culminate in the Glorious Revolution.
  • 1758
    Seven Years’ War: The Battle of Domstadtl takes place.
  • 1886
    The first transcontinental train trip across Canada departs from Montreal. It arrives in Port Moody, British Columbia on July 4.
  • 1906
    The United States Congress passes the Meat Inspection Act and Pure Food and Drug Act.
  • 1908
    The Tunguska event occurs in remote Siberia.
  • 1921
    U.S. President Warren G. Harding appoints former President William Howard Taft Chief Justice of the United States.
  • 1922
    In Washington D.C., U.S. Secretary of State Charles Evans Hughes and Dominican Ambassador Francisco J. Peynado sign the Hughes-Peynado agreement, which ends the United States occupation of the Dominican Republic.
  • 1934
    The Night of the Long Knives, Adolf Hitler’s violent purge of his political rivals in Germany, takes place.
  • 1935
    The Senegalese Socialist Party holds its first congress.
  • 1936
    Emperor Haile Selassie of Abyssinia appeals for aid to the League of Nations against Italy’s invasion of his country.
  • 1941
    World War II: Operation Barbarossa – Germany captures Lviv, Ukraine.
  • 1960
    Congo gains independence from Belgium.
  • 1969
    Nigeria bans Red Cross aid to Biafra.
  • 1971
    The crew of the Soviet Soyuz 11 spacecraft are killed when their air supply escapes through a faulty valve.
  • 1987
    The Royal Canadian Mint introduces the $1 coin, known as the Loonie.
  • 1990
    East Germany and West Germany merge their economies.
  • 1991
    32 miners are killed when a coal mine catches fire in the Donbass region of Ukraine and releases toxic gas.
  • 1997
    The United Kingdom transfers sovereignty over Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China.
  • 2009
    Yemenia Flight 626 crashes into the Indian Ocean, near Comoros, killing all but one of the 153 passengers and crew on board.

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