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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining June 21. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is June 21 so important!

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Top 10 June 21 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. The kid's show "Arthur" is still in production. The most recent episode that came out was in June of this year, and Season 21 is slated to come out next year.

  2. Every year on 21 June, the BBC World Service makes a special broadcast to an audience of just 44 isolated Antarctic researchers, to celebrate midwinter.

  3. On June 21, 1994, Jose Martin of Spain was driving with his wife near Madrid when a 3-pound meteor crashed through his windshield, bent the steering wheel and landed in the back seat. Martin suffered a broken finger while his wife was uninjured.

  4. Nurse shark is ovoviviparous species (eggs develop inside the female's body). Female gives birth to 21 to 28 babies (pups) after pregnancy of 6 months. Babies are usually born during the June and July. They are 12 inches long at birth and covered with light-colored spots. Female is ready to reproduce once again after a pause of 18 months.

  5. On June 21, 1894 he defended his thesis and received his PhD in mathematics in the field of differential equations.

  6. On June 17th, 1928 Amelia Earhart left Trepassey Harbor in Newfoundland, Canada aboard the airplane ‘Friendship" with Bill Stultz (pilot) and Slim Gordon (co-pilot). 21 hours later the plane arrived at Burry Port, Wales, United Kingdom.

  7. Tennant also discovered iridium in the residue with the osmium, and notified the British Royal Society of the discovery on June 21, 1804.

  8. The world's longest and heaviest train ran on June 21, 2001 in Western Australia. It travelled 170 miles (274 km) with 682 loaded iron ore cars, weighing in at 99,734 tons and 4.57 miles (7.35 km) in length.

  9. The Queen's Official Birthday varies around the world. In Australia it's on second Monday in June. In Canada , last Monday before 25 May. In New Zealand, first Monday in June. In the UK, second Saturday of June. Queen Elizabeth II's actual birthday is 21 April 1926.

  10. On June 21, 1940, Richard Nixon married Patricia Ryan. They had two daughters together, born in 1946 and 1948.

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On June 6, 1944, the first men to land on the Normandy beach, code-name Sword were French, more precisely 177 Bérets verts, belonging to the Kieffer Commando ,named after their commander Philippe Kieffer. The unit suffered 21 killed and 93 wounded.

Depending on where you are in Australia, you will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday on either June 11, September 24, or October 1. This is despite the fact that the Queen's actual birthday is April 21

The traditional horoscope dates are wrong - over thousands of years the true dates have changed by about a month: Capr: Jan. 20, Aqu: Feb. 16, Pisc: March 11, Aries: Apr 18; Taur: May 13; Gem, June 21; Cancer: July 20; Leo, Aug. 10; Vir: Sept. 16; Lib, Oct. 30; Scor: Nov. 23; Sag: Dec. 17.

Meredith Baxter Birney and Michael Gross, who played the parents on "Family Ties", were born on the same day, June 21, 1947.

The Lychee and Dog Meat Festival that occurs on June 21 every year in which 10,000–15,000 dogs are consumed.

This year's solstice (Sunday, 21 June 2015 at 16:39 UTC) was the latest it will be until at least 2100

The last 15 Treasurers of the United States have been women, dating back to June 21, 1949.

While this August 21 2017 total solar eclipse is the first to visit the USA since the nation's founding, the prior to visit the future USA exclusively was on June 13, 1257!!

The actors who played the parents on Family Ties were both born on today's date in the same year (June 21, 1947).

June 21 was declared International Yoga Day by the UN General Assembly in 2014. The call for its adoption came from India's Prime Minister, who said "Yoga is an invaluable gift of India's ancient tradition". No one tell the University of Ottawa students.

Dick Cheney was twice the Acting President of the United States when George W. Bush was undergoing colonoscopies on June 29, 2002 and July 21, 2007.

Queen Elizabeth II has two birthdays each year: her actual birthday on 21 April and her official birthday on a Saturday in June when the weather is nice for outdoor ceremonies.

Dick Cheney twice served as Acting President of the United States while George W. Bush underwent routine colonoscopies. The first he served from 07:09 to 09:24 EDT June 29, 2002 and the second from 07:16 to 09:21 EDT July 21, 2007 totaling for 4 hours and 20 minutes as Acting President.

June 21 was declared International Yoga Day by United Nations General Assembly

Queen Elizabeth has two birthdays: one on her actual birthday, April 21, and one on June 13, because April weather is too cold for a parade.

THL The very first time a piece of software was executed successfully, was 11am, 21 June 1948. Meaning the vast majority of Baby Boomers never lived in a day of life in a software free world.

The actors who played the parents on Family Ties were both born on today's date in the same year (June 21, 1947).

Family Ties co-stars Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross were both born on June 21, 1947

De Blasio, who was visiting the Texas border on June 21, illegally crossed the border near El Paso. Border Patrol filed against NY Mayor De Blasio. Corruption must be held accountable. https://rightwingtribune.com/2018/07/11/might-be-arrested/

Frances Folsom Cleveland, wife of Grover Cleveland, is the youngest First Lady in US history. Oddly, it was initially rumored that Cleveland was going to propose to her mother instead. Frances was 21 when she married President Cleveland on June 2, 1886, in the Blue Room of the White House.

Dick Cheney served as Acting President of the United States for 2 hours on June 29, 2002, while George W. Bush was undergoing a colonoscopy. He served again as Acting President for 2 hours on July 21, 2007, while Bush was undergoing a medical procedure requiring sedation.

Michael Gross and Meredith Baxter (dad and mom from Family Ties) have the exact same birthday - June 21, 1947

Queen Elizabeth II and Marilyn Monroe met in 1956, when both were 30, at the premiere of "The Battle of the River Plate". The Queen celebrated her 90th birthday on April 21, 2016, while Marilyn Monroe would have turned 90 on June 1

The world's heaviest train operated on June 21, 2001, between Newman and Port Headland in Western Australia. The train travelled 170 miles (274 km) with 682 loaded iron ore cars weighing in at 99,734 tons and measured 4.57 miles (7.35 km) in length.

About the Dnepropetrovsk maniacs. 3 men from ukraine who killed 21 random people with a hammer and other objects between june and july 2007. They even filmed some of their killings and the videos are online.